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Mental Health Clinicians

Branch: Canberra

Join a large team of clinicians working in a variety of areas.


Competitive salary and benefits


Full Time and/or Part Time positions


Based in ACT


Exciting opportunities to work for one of Canberra’s largest community sector organisations.



CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a presence in the community for over 60 years providing a range of services. We are looking for enthusiastic Psychologists, and Mental Health Accredited Social Workers or Occupational Therapists to join our team of clinicians. These positions offer variety and work with a broad range of age groups.


The Role


Clinicians may work across a variety of services primarily delivering high quality focussed psychological therapy to vulnerable and disadvantaged people within the community. Your duties include utilising evidence informed approaches and delivery of services in line with professional standards. The services which you may contribute to include:

  • Better Access (Medicare) bulk billing psychological services
  • Counselling in our Employee Assistance Program
  • Psychological assessment including assessments for children and young people in Catholic schools across the ACT and surrounds
  • NDIS counselling


What we offer


Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers; helping people in the wider community in a diverse range of program areas. CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option, and professional development in a family friendly environment.


About us


CatholicCare is a large welfare agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration.


Selection Criteria


The ideal person we are looking for has:

  • 1) General Registration with APHRA as a psychologist, both generally registered psychologists and clinical psychologists; 2) Social Workers, with AASW mental health accreditation3) a Better Access to Mental Health endorsed Occupational Therapist.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience working in the mental health sector with children, adolescents and adults.
  • Commitment to and proficiency delivering evidence-based practice.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, and time management skills


To Apply


To apply you must:

  • Attach an updated resume
  • Covering Letter
  • Address each Selection Criteria above
Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered.


You will also be required to undergo a National Police Check. To be considered for this role you will be also required to hold:

  • a Working with Vulnerable People Card


To access the Duty Statement:Mental health Generalist Clinican PD


Please send your applications to: helen.maxted@catholiccare.cg.org.au



Closing Date: Until positions are filled


CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.