Social Care & Psychology
Published 03 May 2024

  • Contracts Available in Child and Community Mental Health Roles - Australia Wide
  • Fantastic Casual Rates from $55 - $84 P/h + Super + Penalties* (Based on exp)
  • Accommodation Provides and travel allowance provided*

We are seeking an experienced Child and Youth Mental Health Clinicians for a number of contracts across Child and Youth, AOD and Community Mental Health in Health Services across Australia.

These positions are fulltime and are a minimum 12 weeks with potential extensions and transfer to permanent work in many locations after initial contract.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform initial Mental Health assessments for clients based on individual needs.
  • Provide assessment and short term follow up to patients.
  • Provide Psycho-Social assessment of clients.
  • Perform risk assessments
  • Deliver clinical treatment and care to resolve or emotional distress.
  • Provide consultation with the patient, family and carer(s), and other care providers
  • Apply independent professional judgement and high-level problem-solving skills to a complex case load to achieve positive outcomes which meet individual client goals.
  • Building networks and relationships to further promote the service among key stakeholders.

About You

  • Completed Qualification in Social Work or Psychology
  • Professional Membership with AASW or eligibility to obtain if successful.
  • Previous experience in undertaking assessment of clients
  • Previous case management experience supporting clients in a holistic manner
  • Demonstrated experience as a Mental Health Clinician or Social worker
  • Current National Police Check or eligibility to obtain
  • Current Working with Children Check for relevant State or eligibility to obtain
  • Current open drivers licence
  • Willingness to provide immunisation records and serology as per the Health Services onboarding requirements for contract work.


  • Fantastic Casual Rates from $55 – $84 P/h + Super + Penalties* (Based on experience)

Benefits to Locum Work

  • Travel to beautiful locations Australia Wide
  • Accommodation and Travel Allowance*
  • Generous Agency and Casual Rates*
  • Gain Career Experience in specialised areas
  • Career Flexibility
  • Meet other professionals living the locum lifestyle
  • Help needed Health Services & Communities
  • Personal & Financial Fulfillment

Why Work With Me?

  • Four Years experience recruiting in the Mental Health and Social Care Sector
  • Strong Relationships with Health Services Australia Wide
  • Regular Job Vacancies Sent so you aware of new opportunities
  • As your recruiter, I work with you from beginning to end of contract
  • Compliance team who work with you to support you through out the onboarding process
  • Supportive Payroll team dedicated to ensuring you are supported
  • Online Portal to submit weekly timesheets
  • The potential to have a Long Term Working Partnership
  • Generous Referral Bonus Program for any candidates you refer to us who complete a contract or are successful for a permanent position*

If this sounds like something you might be interested in please reach out:
Chloe Scott | Executive Consultant, Social Care Team
You can Simply ‘Apply Now’
Email: Your CV to
Call: 0731712929 (Option 2)

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