Allied Health Clinician - The Link (Hobart)

The Link

Logo The Link Youth Health Service
Location: Southern Tasmania       Occupation: Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Psychology, Social Work       Position Type: Full Time, Permanent      

Multiple opportunities are available to develop your career with a nationally recognised organisation. The Link Youth Health Service, lead agency for headspace Hobart, is seeking suitably qualified allied health clinicians to join their team and make a difference to young people in Southern Tasmania.

The Position

Life can be tough for young people, and they need our help now more than ever! Would you like to help?

As a headspace team member, you will work under the direction of the CEO of The Youth Health Service Inc (The Link) who is the Lead Agency for headspace Hobart.

The Link has multiple opportunities for suitably qualified allied health clinicians to join the team! If you have a tertiary qualification in Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy or as a Registered Nurse and hold current membership of a relevant professional body (e.g., AASW, APS, AHPRA) or working towards, they would love to hear from you!

Both full time and part time positions considered

The Organisation

headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12–25-year old’s. headspace can help young people with mental health, physical health (including sexual health, alcohol, and other drug services), and work and study support.

The Link is a unique not-for-profit organisation that facilitates various youth mental health services, including the headspace Hobart program, throughout Southern Tasmania. Their services are free and have been making a real difference in the lives of 12–25-year old’s in the region since 1990.

The Link provides high quality primary and clinical health services as well as information, advice and referral services. They work across the health sector in developing innovative and responsive models of service. They also assist in delivering training and support to other professionals and the wider community. They strive to excel in the delivery of evidence-based, primary and clinical health services to young people by strengthening partnerships with government, private and community sectors and engaging service users and the community.

What's on offer?

These positions are open to all suitably qualified applicants. The Link has a strong commitment to the participation of people with a lived experience of mental health issues in our workforce. At The Link, diversity is valued, and applications from suitably qualified people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds, and people from CALD and LGBTIQA+ communities are welcomed. The successful applicant will join an organisation that recognises and values its people by providing:

  • Tax-free salary packaging
  • Above Award rate of pay
  • Family friendly and flexible working conditions
  • Professional Development and Career Progression opportunities
  • Complete infrastructure including pool cars, mobile phone and other resources for work purposes.

Application Instructions

TO APPLY – Please send a copy of your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience to

  • Please contact Jennifer at for a copy of the Position Description.
  • For more information on the role please contact Angela Waite (

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Date advertised: Tuesday 26th September 2023
Southern Tasmania

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Lifestyle in Southern Tasmania

With Hobart, Tasmania capital city located in this region, the Southern Region offers a lifestyle with world-class activities including museums, art galleries, year-round events, heritage trails and much more. You are only minutes away from Tasmania's largest airport and close to wineries, gourmet dining experiences, beautiful coastline and wilderness national parks.