Private Practitioner - Anglicare NT - Headspace Darwin

  • Provide early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds
  • An organisation committed to staff training and CPD
  • Flexible working conditions

The Practice

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote areas of the Northern Territory (NT) . Our values of Integrity, Fairness, Respect, Community and Hope are demonstrated through our commitment to strength-based practice, cultural respect, child safety, social justice, community development and partnerships. We aim to make a sustainable difference in the lives of Territorians. Anglicare NT is an agency of the Anglican Church of the NT, formed to respond to the social needs of our diverse communities. We are a member of the Anglicare Australia network. Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 years olds, along with promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.

The Role

Allied Health Practitioners are a key component of the mental health services provided within headspace Darwin. Allied Health Practitioners work as private providers supported by headspace Darwin, offering a range of specialist services across mental health, general and sexual health care, psycho-social support, family support, Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) counselling, vocational support, and functional recovery groups. As an Allied Health Practitioner, you will provide short-medium term, evidence-based assessment and intervention for young people presenting with mild-moderate mental health issues. 

For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact the Recruitment and Retention team:

t 08 8982 1070

e recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Applicants are required to provide a current CV and contact details for at least two referees.

Incentives

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) offers support and financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment. For further information regarding these opportunities, contact the Recruitment and Retention team.

Location

The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia's only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia's most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The greater Darwin area has a population of approximately 120,500 people. The city's multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming. The region has a tropical climate with a distinctively dry and wet season.

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