Clinical Lead

headspace is Australia's National Youth Mental Health Foundation. Our mission is to deliver improvements in the mental health, social wellbeing and economic participation of young people aged 12 to 25 years. We are currently seeking a Clinical Lead based at the headspace Redcliffe centre which Open Minds have operated for over five years. The Clinical Lead is a key leadership position within the headspace Centre, providing oversight to the coordination and delivery of clinical services, ensuring that day-to-day clinical work is carried out to effectively meet the needs of young people. As a contributor to the development of evidence-based and innovative clinical services, you will promote the delivery of mental health services that are of the highest quality; providing clinical support and guidance to staff and ensuring staff are provided with adequate supervision.You will partner with the Regional Manager Allied Health and the Practice Administrator to enhance the role and reputation of headspace Redcliffe within the local and wider community.Responsibilities include:Leadership and supervision of clinical professionals and intake staffEnsuring clinical governance and quality of the intake function, clinical information and dataProvision of expert advice and assistance on complex casework mattersEnsure the coordination and delivery of appropriate services to young peopleUndertake clinical and caseload reviewsActively manage referrals and demand for clinical servicesAs demand requires, carry a caseloadSelection criteria:Experience and advanced level clinical skills in a range of mental health service settings.Tertiary level qualifications in an allied health discipline including social work, psychology (clinical, counselling, 4+2 or 5+1 pathway), mental health nursing or occupational therapy.Current full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA) or current full membership with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).Experience in complex clinical triage, assessment and referral.Demonstrated experience in the leadership of multidisciplinary teams.Proven track record in building and maintaining effective working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders.Advanced clinical skills in managing young people at risk, including suicide and violence risks.Benefits:Option to salary sacrifice up to $15,900Investment into your professional developmentStrong leaders, who are passionate and foster great teams and drive engagementFor further information please contact Carol Aplin, Practice Administrator on 07 3897 1897 or email headspace.redcliffe@openminds.org.au If you are seeking a rewarding job and want to make a difference, then we'd love to hear from you. A 100 years of care' and we're proud of it!  80000 AUD Redcliffe 4020

Clinical Lead

headspace is Australia's National Youth Mental Health Foundation. Our mission is to deliver improvements in the mental health, social wellbeing and economic participation of young people aged 12 to 25 years. We are currently seeking a Clinical Lead based at the headspace Redcliffe centre which Open Minds have operated for over five years.

 

The Clinical Lead is a key leadership position within the headspace Centre, providing oversight to the coordination and delivery of clinical services, ensuring that day-to-day clinical work is carried out to effectively meet the needs of young people. As a contributor to the development of evidence-based and innovative clinical services, you will promote the delivery of mental health services that are of the highest quality; providing clinical support and guidance to staff and ensuring staff are provided with adequate supervision.

You will partner with the Regional Manager Allied Health and the Practice Administrator to enhance the role and reputation of headspace Redcliffe within the local and wider community.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leadership and supervision of clinical professionals and intake staff
  • Ensuring clinical governance and quality of the intake function, clinical information and data
  • Provision of expert advice and assistance on complex casework matters
  • Ensure the coordination and delivery of appropriate services to young people
  • Undertake clinical and caseload reviews
  • Actively manage referrals and demand for clinical services
  • As demand requires, carry a caseload

Selection criteria:

  • Experience and advanced level clinical skills in a range of mental health service settings.
  • Tertiary level qualifications in an allied health discipline including social work, psychology (clinical, counselling, 4+2 or 5+1 pathway), mental health nursing or occupational therapy.
  • Current full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA) or current full membership with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).
  • Experience in complex clinical triage, assessment and referral.
  • Demonstrated experience in the leadership of multidisciplinary teams.
  • Proven track record in building and maintaining effective working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Advanced clinical skills in managing young people at risk, including suicide and violence risks.

Benefits:

  • Option to salary sacrifice up to $15,900
  • Investment into your professional development
  • Strong leaders, who are passionate and foster great teams and drive engagement

For further information please contact Carol Aplin, Practice Administrator on 07 3897 1897 or email headspace.redcliffe@openminds.org.au

 

If you are seeking a rewarding job and want to make a difference, then we'd love to hear from you.

 A 100 years of care' and we're proud of it!

 

Open Minds is a registered NDIS provider. Our team works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering tailored supports to people living with mental ill health, disability or acquired brain injury.

www.openminds.org.au