Ed-LinQ Coordinator

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About the Role

The Ed-LinQ program operates at the state and HHS levels to enhance the early detection and collaborative care of school-aged children and young people experiencing mental health problems. It does so by addressing three key focus areas: provision of school-based consultation-liaison, enhancing capacity and fostering strategic partnerships. The program will be articulated in the Ed-LinQ model of service, and underpinned by a statewide evaluation and reporting framework.

About You

You will be someone with demonstrated experience and ability to provide authoritative counsel and clinical expertise in education and training in mental health literacy for intervention to children, adolescents, parents/guardians, their families and other support systems. Knowledge and skills in Systemic work, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and eating disorders, would be highly regarded.

About Child and Youth Mental Health Services

The Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) provides specialised mental health care to children and young people (up to and including 17 years of age) with severe and complex mental health issues and their families/carers. It follows a therapy-based model with specific consideration of family and developmental stage. CYMHS operates as a multidisciplinary team. CYMHS works with a range of external and internal stakeholders in order to provide a comprehensive and flexible service and to incorporate promotion, prevention and early intervention principles into a holistic model of service.

Vaccination Preventable Disease
This role is designated as ‘Vaccination Preventable Disease (VPD) risk role'. You must be able to provide evidence that you either:

  •  have been vaccinated against the VPD's listed in the role description; or
  • you are not susceptible to the VPD's listed in the role description.

You will be asked by the recruiting manager to supply this evidence if you are the preferred candidate for the role. More information and evidence forms can be found at here.

( https://www.health.qld.gov.au/employment/work-for-us/dept-of-health/pre-employment/vaccinations/providing-evidence/default.asp )
To apply you will need to download and read the role description and information package, please provide your CV or resume including the names and contact details of two referees and a short response (maximum 1-2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant for the role, taking into account the key accountabilities of the role.  If you are viewing this advertisement on Seek, to access the Role Description please click on “Apply for this job” to be taken to our website.


16 May 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane - West,Ipswich region
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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