Goulburn Valley Health Services
Youth Access Worker
- headspace Youth Access Worker
- Fixed term contract
- Full-time with ADO
About GV Health
GV Health is a leader in healthcare delivery in the Hume region. Our services include an Emergency Department, Surgery, Medical, Women’s and Children’s Services, Rehabilitation, Palliative Care, Mental Health and community based health programs. Our main sites are at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth, with additional services at Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga.
headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25-year olds.
Our purpose is to build resilience of young people and the future potential of Australia by delivering effective youth mental health services in partnership with young people, their families and their local communities. The headspace Shepparton centre is centrally located in the Shepparton CBD with excellent staff and client facilities.
A comprehensive orientation and learning package is provided to all staff commencing work with the service. Ongoing profession support is provided with access to clinical supervision and professional development opportunities.
About the roleheadspace Shepparton is seeking Youth Access Worker to provide a youth friendly experience for young people, family and friends and referrers who are accessing headspace Shepparton. The role provides brief interventions and supportive counselling to young people. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their skills in youth mental health, work in a vibrant busy centre and be part of an energetic multi-disciplinary team.
Some of the great benefits of working with us:
- Wide range of specialties for clinical staff and career development opportunities
- Salary Packaging
- A collaborative and supportive team environment, while making an important contribution to the health of our community
- Training and Professional Development opportunities
- Paid parental leave (maternity and paternity leave)
- Discount gym & pool memberships
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’ Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement. GV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.