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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 17868
Position Title Intake Clinician - Child and Family Health Nurse / Mental Health Nurse / Social Worker Level 1-2
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Karitane
Geographical Location Carramar
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Registered NurseNSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Social Worker Lvl 1NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Social Worker Lvl 2
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

The primary role of this position is to provide comprehensive triage assessments to clients referred to Karitane services, to ensure the families access Karitane services in a timely manner. Additionally, the intake clinician’s role is to provide a liaison function between Karitane and a range of referral partners to ensure families are linked to appropriate services.


This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Commission for Children and Young People. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission for Children and Young People Website https://check.kids.nsw.gov.au/



Interested applicants need to contact Karitane directly or see below under supporting documents for an Application Package or alternatively visit our website at:  www.karitane.com.au.


Job sharing will be considered.


Completed applications can be send to Angela.wood2@health.nsw.gov.au.

Selection Criteria 1. A degree in Nursing, or Social Work which provides eligibility or membership of the relevant professional association/full registration through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Mental Health Nurse to be a Credentialed Mental Health Nurse. Child & Family Health Nurse to hold relevant qualification.

2. Demonstrated experience in working with complex families with Child and Family Health, Mental Health and early parenting issues.

3. Demonstrated advanced communication skills including phone, verbal and written

4. Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team

5. Demonstrated advanced computer skills

6. Familiarity with current data collection systems and practices

7. Demonstrated customer focus and ability to manage complex interpersonal dynamics

8. Demonstrated ability to multi-task, triage set priorities and manage time effectively
Contact Person Angela Wood
Contact Number 9794 2343
Contact Email angela.wood2@health.nsw.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 24/07/2018
Additional Information (URL)

Supporting Documents
Position Description Intake Clinician JD.pdf
Application Guide Intake Clinician PKG.pdf