Social Workers,Social Care & Psychology
darwin, nt
Darwin, NT
Published 31 January 2024

Seeking experienced Mental Health Clinicians & Social Workers for a range of contract positions across the Northern Territory.
Full Job Description
We are seeking experienced Mental Health Clinicians & Social Workers for several contracts in Health Services across the Northern Territory. These positions are for a minimum of 13 weeks with potential extensions and option to transfer to permanent work in many locations after the initial contract.    
Key Responsibilities

  • Perform initial needs assessments for clients based on individual needs.
  • Provide assessment and short term follow up to patients.
  • Provide Psycho-Social assessment of clients.
  • 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/ Counselling/ Psychology
  • Professional Membership with AASW/ ACA/ PACFA. AHPRA 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 license
  • Willingness to provide immunisation records and serology as per the Health Services onboarding requirements for contract work.


  • Fantastic Casual Rates from $50 – $84 P/H + Super (Based on experience)

Benefits to Locum Work

  • Travel to beautiful locations Australia wide
  • Accommodation and travel Allowances*
  • Generous agency and casual Rates*
  • Gain experience in specialised areas
  • Career Flexibility
  • Meet other professionals living the locum lifestyle
  • Help Health Services & Communities in need
  • Personal & financial fulfillment

Why Work With Me? 

  • 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 start to end of contract
  • Compliance team who works with you to support you throughout 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*

For more information please do not hesitate to reach out to me on 0734 975 713 or email me your latest CV/Resume to

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