Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
GP required for headspace Lake Haven
Vacancy Type
Position Title
headspace General Practitioner
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Area of Need
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
14 Aug 2019
Ad Expiry Date
14 Nov 2019
Date Posted
14 Aug 2019
Date Updated
14 Aug 2019


Position Description

headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation and provides early intervention for young people aged 12-25 years with mild to moderate mental health issues.

headspace Lake Haven is seeking expressions of interest from GPs interested in working part-time to offer primary health care to young people from our Centre in Lake Haven (located adjacent to the Lake Haven Shopping Centre).

Essentials Description

- Hold all relevant current licenses, registrations and memberships for legal practice as a qualified and registered professional within the state of New South Wales

- Medicare Provider Number issued by Medicare Australia and be registered with Medicare

- Be willing to bulk bill

Desirables Description

- Experience in engaging and building rapport with young people 12-25 years

- Experience in supporting young people experiencing mild to moderate mental health problems and developing mental health care treatment plans

Description of Facilities

headspace Lake Haven has a well established team of experienced clinicians and offers an exciting opportunity to improve the lives of young people aged 12-25 years; to work as part of an experienced multidisciplinary team, and the opportunity to increase skills and experience in working with adolescents.

Description of Benefits

- Flexible work days, scheduled around your commitments

- Full practise support including reception, billing and general administrative support

- Support from the multidisciplinary team as well as support from other collocated partners (including Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Employment Support, Drug and Alocohol Workers and Social Workers)

- Paperless practice with IT support

- Ongoing referral base from our General Practitioners onsite of young people who have been assessed by the Youth Access team and who are ready to receive services

Contact Details:

Practice Name
headspace Lake Haven
Contact Name
Helen Isenhour
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


70 Chelmsford Road East
Lake Haven, NSW, 2263