Assistant Director Clinical Outreach and Groups

IPA are a leading supplier of providing recruitment solutions to the Australian Government.

On behalf of our Federal Government client, we are seeking the services of experienced Mental Health professionals to oversee the provision of quality clinical services by external providers, and the implementation and delivery of relevant treatment and psychoeducational groups and workshops to Australian veterans and their families.

The successful candidate's main responsibilities will include;

  • Providing advice on service delivery opportunities and requirements within the local jurisdiction
  • Collaborating with the regional clinical leadership team to mitigate risk to client safety, and to enhance client access to quality evidence-based treatment and support services
  • Providing clinical leadership in regional delivery of programs and services
  • Undertaking Quality Assurance activities, which may include audits, case file reviews, risk reviews, and contract compliance reviews
  • Ensuring a program of treatment and psychoeducational groups and workshops are developed, promoted, and delivered to targeted populations and areas to achieve maximum client and stakeholder access
  • Undertaking line management responsibilities for staff, and be responsible for the recruitment, selection, induction, supervision, and performance management of clinical employees

In order to be successful with your application, you will have/demonstrate the following;

  • Qualifications as a registered Psychologist / Mental Health Occupational Therapist / Mental Health Registered Nurse with full AHPRA registration, OR
  • Qualification as a Social Worker eligible for membership of the Australian Association Social Workers (AASW) and be eligible to apply for Mental Health accreditation.
  • Extensive clinical and relevant management experience.

Highly desirable skills and qualifications;

  • Relevant experience within the Australian Public Service
  • Relevant experience in complex case management
  • Relevant experience in the leadership and management of clinical teams
  • Management experience within clinical settings
  • Contract management experience

To express your interest in this role please click the apply button below.

For a confidential conversation, please call Melissa on 0475 446 814

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Posted on: 14 January 2022 Contract New South Wales
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