Mental Health Careers

Eastern Health’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Service is one of the largest in Victoria. The Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System has provided us the opportunity to extensively reform our services to meet the needs of our community.  We offer a wide variety of career opportunities through a number of specialty mental health programs across the whole age spectrum from Infant, Child & Youth through to Adults & Older Adults. 

Working for Eastern Health means that you will live our values. You will be respected. You will be encouraged and supported to strive for excellence and to always put the patient first. In return, we will value your kindness and humility and your agile approach to meeting the needs of our community.

If you are interested in being part of the reform and pursuing an exciting career in a progressive, supportive and innovative team, see the video below on why some of our staff love working in the Eastern Health Mental Health and Wellbeing Service.

Who we are looking for:

  • Nurses
  • Allied health professionals (social work, psychology, occupational therapy)
  • People with a lived experience of mental illness, or who currently or have ever cared for someone with a lived experience of mental illness
  • Medical professionals
  • Administrative staff
  • Managers/ team leaders