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Psychologist / Mental Health Social Worker / Open Arms


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APS 6 Counsellor | Open Arms | Launceston

Here is your chance to give back! Open Arms is Australia’s leading provider of mental health assessment and counselling for Australian veterans and their families. As a ‘Counsellor’ within this federal government department, you will play a key role in making a substantial difference in the lives of veterans and their families in Hobart


As a mental health professional, all intervention implemented will be evidence based with tried and proven results. With the patient and their wellbeing at the forefront of your thinking, you will:

  • Provide high quality clinical services including assessment; referral; and evidence based individual, couple and family counselling
  • Deliver complex case management services
  • Liaise and form partnerships with key external stakeholders
  • Promote community development and services
  • Participate in Open Arms program evaluation and research activities


  • Clinical Psychologist / Psychologist must have AHPRA / Accredited Mental Health Social Worker must have AASW & hold Mental Health Accreditation with AASW
  • Minimum 3 years experience with clinical case management
  • Defence Force or Veterans Affairs knowledge an advantage
  • Must be an Australian citizen (federal government requirement)


  • $65 p/h + 10% superannuation, paid weekly
  • Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (37.5 hours / week) 1 year initial contract with view to extend
  • Numerous discounts and benefits associated with being an employee of Randstad (including fuel, health, fitness and shopping)
  • Provide meaningful support and enhance mental health & wellbeing of this community of veterans, defence members & their families
  • Supportive team environment


If this position is of interest, please click the APPLY FOR THIS JOB button for your CV to join our application process immediately.

Or, contact us your way:

Phone: 1300 289 817 to discuss the role or have a confidential discussion regarding opportunities and your professional journey.

Email: yvonne.daisley@randstad.com.au

Our promise is to assist you in maximising your opportunities while minimising your stress!

At Randstad, Health & Social Care we are your trusted career partners - we take the hard work out of finding your dream job. As proven healthcare advisors we can ensure you make connections across employers of choice.

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Date posted
9 May 2022
Healthcare & Medical
Psychology & Counselling
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