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07 3105 7800
Level 4, 348 Edward Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
The organisation is one of the largest health service providers in the state, servicing an area 1/3 the size of Queensland. Often one of the only organisations in the region providing these services, The organisation offers the chance to truly make a difference in the wellbeing and overall lives of those living in these communities.
You will be joining a vibrant, multi-disciplinary team who have come from across Australia. You'll also have access to a fantastic support network, from your colleagues in Mount Isa, to the wider team of allied health professionals.
Mount Isa offers the relaxed lifestyle and close-knit, supportive community of a small town, without sacrificing the amenities of city living. With a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, but none of the traffic or pollution, it's a fantastic place for a "tree change", offering something for everyone, regardless of their interests.
Are you an experienced or recently accredited Mental Health Social Worker, interested in bringing your skills to the great Australian Outback?
This organisation is currently looking for a Mental Health Social Worker to join their team in Mount Isa on a full-time basis.
Your primary responsibility will be to deliver high-quality mental health assessment, treatment, and intervention services, as well as community education activities, to individuals in Mount Isa and neighbouring communities.
A true generalist role, you will have the opportunity to expand your skillset whilst working with a broad range of clients, including children and adults, older persons, people with drug and alcohol issues and those affected by natural disasters.
If you have a solid sense of adventure, are up for a new challenge, and are genuinely interested in making a real difference to the local community, this could be the role for you!
In return for your hard work and dedication, you'll receive an attractive salary starting from $71,455 for graduate level and increasing commensurate with skills and experience; PLUS super and salary sacrificing. You'll also enjoy a range of fantastic benefits, including:
Passionate about professional development and career progression, the organisation will ensure there are plenty of opportunities available as you grow into a seasoned member of their team, including mentoring opportunities with universities around Australia. You'll also get the unique opportunity to work and connect with Remote and Discrete Aboriginal Communities, along with opportunities for cultural and peer supervision.
The organisation is open to both experienced and recently qualified Social Workers, provided you are currently recognised, or in the final stages of being recognised, as an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker with the AASW.
The organisation is seeking a dedicated individual who is culturally sensitive and adaptable, with the ability to work independently and autonomously.
Comfortable working both independently and collaboratively, you will have the strong communication skills needed to build effective relationships with a variety of clients, community members, and the wider team, based on mutual trust and respect.
Any additional experience working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds will be highly regarded, though not essential, provided you are comfortable treating and connecting with individuals from all walks of life.
Please apply via the 'Apply Now' button on this page.