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Youth Practitioner

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Job Listing Date
2 Dec 2019
Location
Brisbane, Northern Suburbs
Salary
$80,000 to $89,999 plus superannuation
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Psychology, Counselling & Social Work

Youth Practitioner

The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH) was established to provide a coordinated and integrated approach to the planning, development and delivery of primary health care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations within the South East Qld Region. The IUIH is a lead agency working in partnership with key stakeholders to support the effective implementation of the Council of Australian Governments ‘Closing the Gap’ initiatives.

As a part of our ongoing growth and development, we are looking for an experienced Psychologist/Counsellor who is passionate about working with youth clients aged between 12 and 25. You will be responsible for providing culturally appropriate clinical care and supportive health services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Youth.  

Benefits:

  • An organisation that supports growing our own and provides development opportunities
  • Competitive Salary on offer with Salary Sacrifice of $15,886
  • Work-life balance with Flexible working arrangement on offer
About the Role:
  • Providing therapeutic mental health services tailored for Youth (12-25) including clinical assessment, goals for intervention, treatment planning and evaluation, psychological services and other relevant referrals
  • Assist in the planning, development and implementation of treatment and rehabilitation programs on a needs specific basis for Youth (12-25 y/o) using a variety of appropriate intervention models with a continuity of care approach
  • Collaborate in the development and integration of the Youth Program, with the Social Health service delivery model and the IUIH Clinical Model of Care.
 

Essentials:

  • AHPRA Registration as a Psychologist
  • Postgraduate Qualification in Psychology or Counselling
  • Criminal History Check (willing to obtain)
  • Driver’s License

Desirable, but not mandatory:

  • Previous experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – Friday 13 December 2019


The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH) was established to provide a coordinated and integrated approach to the planning, development and delivery of primary health care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations within the South East Qld Region. The IUIH is a lead agency working in partnership with key stakeholders to support the effective implementation of the Council of Australian Governments ‘Closing the Gap’ initiatives.

As a part of our ongoing growth and development, we are looking for an experienced Psychologist/Counsellor who is passionate about working with youth clients aged between 12 and 25. You will be responsible for providing culturally appropriate clinical care and supportive health services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Youth.  

Benefits:

  • An organisation that supports growing our own and provides development opportunities
  • Competitive Salary on offer with Salary Sacrifice of $15,886
  • Work-life balance with Flexible working arrangement on offer
About the Role:
  • Providing therapeutic mental health services tailored for Youth (12-25) including clinical assessment, goals for intervention, treatment planning and evaluation, psychological services and other relevant referrals
  • Assist in the planning, development and implementation of treatment and rehabilitation programs on a needs specific basis for Youth (12-25 y/o) using a variety of appropriate intervention models with a continuity of care approach
  • Collaborate in the development and integration of the Youth Program, with the Social Health service delivery model and the IUIH Clinical Model of Care.
 

Essentials:

  • AHPRA Registration as a Psychologist
  • Postgraduate Qualification in Psychology or Counselling
  • Criminal History Check (willing to obtain)
  • Driver’s License

Desirable, but not mandatory:

  • Previous experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – Friday 13 December 2019


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