Careers

We invite you to be part of an organisation in which 89% of staff have voted a ‘TRULY GREAT PLACE TO WORK’ by Best Practice Australia.

Do you want to be part of an exciting opportunity and on the cutting edge of service provision to the community?

The Northern Health Network supports primary health by providing support to General Practice and allied health professionals and has a long reputable history of improving health outcomes across both metropolitan Adelaide and the Gawler-Barossa region.  Our aim is to improve the health and wellbeing of the northern community by coordinating and integrating health and community services and by working in partnership to identify local needs and create strategies in response.

Current Vacancies

headspace Contracted Allied Health Professionals

If you are a psychologist, social worker, mental health nurse or occupational therapist eligible for a Medicare provider number & have experience working with young people, then headspace Edinburgh North wants to hear from you!

As a contracted allied mental health professional, you will provide up to 10 sessions per client (in a calendar year) of focused psychological strategies to young people aged 12-25 years old, who have been referred to headspace Edinburgh North under Medicare’s Better Access initiative. headspace Edinburgh North is the primary youth mental health service of The Northern Health Network and you can read more about it here: http://www.northernh…dinburgh-north/

Contractors will be provided with the following:

  • Use of free youth-friendly consultation rooms from which to provide sessions
  • Free administrative support 
  • Use of infrastructure such as wireless Internet, telephone, and photocopier/fax
  • Ongoing Medicare referrals with flexibility in negotiating number of sessions and working hours
  • Collegial support from a vibrant multidisciplinary team
  • Opportunities to participate in peer supervision and professional development activities

 In return, contractors will be required to:

  • Provide bulk-billed services to referred young people (without upfront or co-payment)
  • Independently process Medicare bulk-billing (e.g. online or using manual forms)
  • Maintain electronic client records and data collection in-line with Medicare Australia and organisational guidelines.
  • Obtain their own ABN and personal professional indemnity insurance
  • Undergo a Working with Children Check

If you are interested in learning more please contact Ms Kiara Hillam on (08) 8209 0700 or email employment@northernhealth.net and include the following information:

  • Your contact details
  • A cover letter and CV
  • Your availability/preferred days

Mental Health Clinician- Country Service

We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic professionals to join our dynamic, multi-disciplinary and growing mental health team to play a crucial role in the delivery of focussed psychological interventions for a broad and diverse set of individuals and groups.

We are seeking motivated and passionate staff with clinical expertise for:

  • Gawler/ Barossa region
  • Gawler/ Barossa region After Hours Clinic

You will possess demonstrated clinical experience in assessment and the provision of focussed psychological strategies and demonstrate some competency in addiction issues across the age spectrum.

Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists or Mental Health Nurses are encouraged to apply.

For further information, download the Recruitment Information Package

Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to NHN Human Resources, employment@northernhealth.net or to the HR Manager, NHN PO Box 421 Elizabeth SA 5112

All enquiries to employment@northernhealth.net or phone (08) 8209 0700.

Informational Technology Service Technician

We are seeking passionate and highly experienced IT support technicians to join our dynamic IT team. The role will provide a variety of technical tasks such as installation, diagnosis and maintenance of all components of a computer network.

Applicants must have advanced communication skills, be able to work autonomously, have the ability to think on their feet and are able to prioritise workloads. You will possess demonstrated high level skills and understanding of Microsoft operating systems, router/switch configuration and application support (medical preferred). Excellent customer service and phone manner is an absolute must. Knowledge of medical software is advantageous but not essential.

For further information, download the Recruitment Information Package

Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to NHN Human Resources, employment@northernhealth.net or to the HR Manager, NHN PO Box 421 Elizabeth SA 5112

All enquiries to employment@northernhealth.net or phone (08) 8209 0700.

Mental Health Clincian (multiple roles)

We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic professionals to join our dynamic, multi-disciplinary and growing mental health team to play a crucial role in the delivery of focussed psychological interventions for a broad and diverse set of individuals and groups.

We are seeking motivated and passionate staff with clinical expertise for multiple roles:

  • Northern and Western metropolitan Adelaide
  • Gawler/ Barossa region
  • Gawler/ Barossa region After Hours Clinic
  • Alcohol & other Drug (AOD) Clinicians

You will possess demonstrated clinical experience in assessment and the provision of focussed psychological strategies and demonstrate some competency in addiction issues across the age spectrum.

Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists or Mental Health Nurses are encouraged to apply.

For further information, download the Recruitment Information Package

Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to NHN Human Resources, employment@northernhealth.net or to the HR Manager, NHN PO Box 421 Elizabeth SA 5112

All enquiries to employment@northernhealth.net or phone (08) 8209 0700.

Mental Health/Alcohol & Other Drugs( MH & AOD) Clinical Coordinator

We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic professionals to join our dynamic multi-disciplinary mental health team and to play a crucial role in the delivery of focussed psychological interventions for a broad and diverse set of individuals and groups.

You will possess demonstrated clinical experience in assessment and the provision of focussed psychological strategies and demonstrate some competency in addiction issues across the age spectrum.

Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists or Mental Health Nurses with experience in working with comorbid mental health and drug and alcohol conditions are encouraged to apply.

For further information, download the Recruitment Information Package

Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to NHN Human Resources, employment@northernhealth.net or to the HR Manager, NHN PO Box 421 Elizabeth SA 5112

All enquiries to employment@northernhealth.net or phone (08) 8209 0700.

Research & Evaluation Officer

The NHN has an exciting and unique opportunity for a dynamic individual who is passionate about health to develop and implement relevant research and evaluation strategies that will inform current and future NHN projects within Primary Health.

This information package contains information about the Northern Health Network, and guidelines on submitting your application.

You will find within the information package:

  • An overview of the Northern Health Network
  • Position description and role requirements

For further information, download the Recruitment Information Package

Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to NHN Human Resources, employment@northernhealth.net or to the HR Manager, NHN PO Box 421 Elizabeth SA 5112

All enquiries to employment@northernhealth.net or phone (08) 8209 0700.