Community Mental Health - Team Coordinator (Nowra)
Employment Type : Temporary Full Time leave relief to 3/5/20 with possibility of an extension Position Classification : Nurse Unit Mamager Level 1 / Allied Health Level 5 Remuneration : $113,065.74 - $119,890 pa Hours Per Week : 38 Requisition ID : REQ137113 Location : Nowra Closing Date : 17 November 2019 What you'll be doing The Team coordinator is responsible for the leadership, guidance and line management of the Nowra Community Mental Health Team. They provide supervision, support and clinical expertise within mental health services for the delivery of safe, timely, compassionate and high quality, recovery focused and person-centered care.
They are involved in planning, implementing, evaluating and reporting on services. They identify opportunities for improvement in clinical practice, as well as service delivery and develop and lead ongoing quality improvement activities with other staff and teams within the district. Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce.
As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds. An eligibility list will be created for future temporary and permanent full-time and part-time positions.
Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing. National Police Checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children's Guardian.
To apply, please go to https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.
gov.au/Applicants/Application Successful applicants to the role must provide certified documentation of vaccination history and pathology as part of their recruitment documentation. The applicant must be certified as compliant with http://www1.
au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dnPD2018_009 before employment can commence. For further information visit: https://iworkfor.
nsw.gov.au/ Selection Criteria: Recognised qualifications in health discipline (social work, nursing, or occupational therapy) together with current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) for Nurses, and Health Professionals.
Demonstrated leadership skills with the capacity to lead a team in the provision of effective, evidence based, recovery orientated assessment and treatment services, within a community based context. Previous experience in relevant mental health treatment settings. Demonstrated commitment to the philosophy and practice of consumer's families and natural supports participating within the treatment process, as appropriate and in ac....