Make the move to our mental health team

We are looking for values-led individuals to join our team who are passionate about mental health and supporting the community.

  • Help shape the future of mental health services.
  • Make a positive impact on people’s lives.
  • Work in a team-orientated mental health division.
  • Be part of a supportive and inclusive culture.
  • Enjoy generous salary packaging for more take-home pay.
  • Receive relocation benefits if you need to move to Melbourne.

Find job vacancies

Head to our job vacancies board to find mental health roles that best suit your skills and experience.

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Meet the team


"Working in mental health, particularly now, is a really good way to give back to the community.” 

Hannah Bloom
Divisional Director, Mental Health Division


“Every day is different. Every day is exciting.”

Maddy Griffith
Occupational Therapist, Child and Youth Mental Health Services

“Austin is unique in that we have such a multitude of services, including specialist services.”

Nicole Cowling
Clinical Nurse Consultant


Come and work in the Mental Health Division at Austin Health

A career at Austin Health provides you with flexibility, leadership support, professional development and career opportunities.

Types of roles

We have vacancies in a broad range of roles:

  • Nurses
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychiatric Registrars and Consultant Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers

About our services

We provide a broad range of mental health services for the community including:

  • Adult Services, including Adult Inpatient Unit and Community Teams
  • Mother and Baby Unit
  • Child Inpatient Unit and Adolescent Inpatient Unit
  • Eating Disorders Unit
  • Trauma and Brain Injury Inpatient Units and Community teams
  • Triage Assessment and Planning Service.

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