APS6 Clinical Care Coordinator

Posted 27 July 2022
Salary$65 per hour
LocationMount Pleasant
Job type Contract
DisciplineHealth Professionals

Job description

DFP Recruitment is seeking a Clinical Care Coordinator to join our Federal Government clients team on a 12-month assignment (view to extend up to 3 years). This role is full time hours (Mon - Fri) and will be based in Mt Pleasant, WA.

The position of Clinical Care Coordinator entails working collaboratively with clients and internal and external stakeholders to enhance the ability to identify and respond to the needs of vulnerable and at-risk veterans, current & former Defence Force members and/or their families. 
The Clinical Care Coordinator will take a strengths-based, recover approach to supporting vulnerable and/or at-risk clients to enhance wellbeing and participation in their community through community engagement, collaborative recovery work, case coordination and complex case management.
The role requires you to:
  • Liaise and form partnerships with various internal and external stakeholders
  • Direct provision of high quality, evidence informed clinical services including intake, assessment and referral, complex case management, and case coordination.
  • Maintain clinical records, collating and analysing data from client records & preparing reports as required
  • Work systemically with key internal and external stakeholders to influence a recovery approach within a stepped care model for vulnerable or at-risk veteran and defence force communities and families
  • Participate in community development and service promotion activities
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of group programs
About you:
  • Degree qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse, Psychologist, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist
  • Full registration with AHPRA or AASW
  • Working with Children (Blue Card) or Working with Vulnerable People (Yellow Card)
  • Must have extensive and relevant clinical and case management experience.
  • An Australian Citizen and willing to undertake a National Police Clearance.
In return you will receive:
  • An attractive hourly rate of up to $65 per hour + super 
  • Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week
  • Extensive training and ongoing support & development
  • 12 month contract with a potential of extensions of up to 3 years

To express your interest in this position please submit your application otherwise please call Mel Ireland on 0406 436 464 for a confidential discussion.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via adjustments@dfp.com.au or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.