Mental Health Professionals - The Link and headspace (Hobart and Southern Tasmania)

The Link

Location: Southern Tasmania       Occupation: Occupational Therapy, Psychology, Social Work       Position Type: Full Time, Part Time, Casual / Contract / Locum      

Work for a leading Tasmanian not-for-profit organisation improving the health and wellbeing of 12-25 year olds!

The Position

The Link Youth Health Service (‘The Link’) supports young people within Hobart and Southern Tasmania by providing a range of free and confidential health and wellbeing services for young people aged 12-25.

The Link currently has multiple full time, part time and private practitioner opportunities available and is seeking experienced and qualified staff to assist with their ongoing growth and service delivery.

The Link are looking for passionate allied health professionals to contribute to a dynamic and multi-disciplinary team while providing evidence-based, early intervention to young people.

They are open to expressions of interest from suitability experienced allied/mental health professionals including:

  • Psychologists (provisional, registered, clinical)
  • Mental health nurses
  • Occupational therapists
  • Social workers
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers

The Organisation

The Link is a unique not-for-profit organisation and that facilitates various youth mental health services including the headspace Hobart program, throughout Southern Tasmania. Their services are free and make a real difference in the lives of 12-25 year olds in the region.

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?

A generous salary will be negotiated with the successful applicant’s dependant on their experience. But above award wages, salary packaging and the support to pursue professional development opportunities will be provided to all successful allied health professionals.

In addition to that you will receive ongoing professional support from The Link and headspace multidisciplinary teams.

And with full time, part time or private practice opportunities in Hobart, Bridgewater, Sorell, Kingston, Huon/Dover your options are endless. As an added bonus all of these locations are within reach of magnificent waterfronts, food, wine, fresh produce and market options. And a perfect base to explore the rest of Tasmania from.

HR+ has a $5000 relocation grant available and access to apply to the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (valued at up to $10,000 per year over a 2 year period) for eligible professionals that relocate to Huon/Dover.

Application Instructions

Don’t delay, for more information contact:

Angela Waite
P: 6231 2927


Maggi Boughton
P: 0428 794 156

Date advertised: Tuesday 22nd December 2020
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.