Position Details
Reference Number 25941
Position Title Mental Health Clinician - Eating Disorders
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary
  • Senior Mental Health Clinician – Eating Disorders
  • EFT 0.40,  Ongoing
  • The Royal Children's Hospital

The Hospital: 

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Mental Health Clinician to join our specialist eating disorder service to provide Family-Based Treatment to adolescents with restrictive eating disorders.  You would be joining a vibrant multidisciplinary team who provide evidence-based, culturally-sensitive care to the adolescents and families seeking our service.

As a Senior Mental Health Clinician you will have demonstrated experience in the provision of high quality mental health care, with expertise in working with eating-disordered young people and their families.  You would also be expected to provide consultation and capacity-building support to schools, community agencies and other stakeholders.

RCH Mental Health offers a range of professional development, staff wellbeing and quality supervision opportunities.


For a full description of the role and selection criteria, please refer to the position description on our Careers website.


Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and Working with Children Check.


Why work at the RCH?


Working with RCH will give you the opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


RCH has 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, supermarkets and hairdresser and massage services. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and quick public transport access to Melbourne CBD.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture that supports continuous learning and career development.


To join our dedicated and highly skilled team, please visit www.rch.org.au/careers or click ‘Apply’ below to apply for this role.


Please note that appointment to this role is subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and Working with Children’s Check.

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We also encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Be a part of a great children’s hospital, leading the way 

Contact Person David Reid
Contact Number 93455545
Alternate Contact Person Martin Pradel
Alternate Contact Number 93457912
Closing Date 04/11/2017
Position Description Position Description June 2017.pdf