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Child and Youth Team Manager

Job Description

Health Careers & Opportunities in the Northern Territory

If you want your career to go places then join NT Health in the Northern Territory. The challenges and opportunities in health and community care in the Territory are like no other in Australia, from remote Aboriginal health to tropical health and urban tertiary care. Continued investments in Aboriginal health, remote health, acute care and community services offer many opportunities for health professionals who want to be part of making a difference.

Mental Health Central Australia Region 

Senior Professional 1 - Remuneration Package Range $142,733 - $159,266 
(comprising salary $123,559 - $138,034, superannuation and leave loading) In addition to above Package Range; salary sacrifice provisions apply
Mental Health Central Australia Region 
Alice Springs 
Fixed for 12 months

An opportunity exists for a Psychologist, Social Worker, Mental Health Nurse or Occupational Therapist to fill the position of Child and Youth Team Manager with the Child and Youth Mental Health Team, Mental Health, Central Australia Region (CAR).  

We are looking for someone with extensive experience in Child and Adolescent Mental Health. The position is responsible for coordinating the clinical functions of the Child and Youth Mental Health Team including providing clinical leadership, supervision of Financial and Human Resources and the delivery of services to the client group. This role sits on the wider Mental Health Leadership Team, and is required to be actively involved in ensuring safety and quality is at the forefront of child and youth service delivery. 

Mental Health, CAR, delivers public mental health services through a number of interdependent specialist multi-disciplinary mental health teams based in Alice Springs and Tennant Creek. This is a unique and rare opportunity in a highly-interested field within a positive and supportive team environment.

For further information please contact Sarah Mackenzie Dodds on
08 8951 5961 or email  

Quote vacancy number: 3611
Vacancy closing date: 6th December 2021 

Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (preferably an email address). For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit 

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Note: The preferred or recommended applicant will be required to hold a current Working with Children Clearance notice / Ochre Card (application forms available from SAFE NT @ and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.

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