Job Details
  • Reference365085A_1603884367
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryAU$70 - AU$80 per hour + + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantMichelle Yewdall

Assistant Director Clinical Coordination

  • 12-month contract, with possible extension
  • Sydney Location
  • $70 - $80 per hour + Superannuation

Our client, a large government department, requires an EL1 Assistant Director Clinical Coordination to join their team on a 12-month contract, with the potential for extension. This role will be based in Sydney and pay $70-80 per hour + Superannuation.


The EL1 Assistant Director Clinical Coordination will work in collaboration with the Regional Leadership Team to oversee the provisions of clinical services across the region, within a stepped-care model.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake line management and supervision responsibilities for members of the Complex Case Management Team. Undertake line management and supervision for the Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) and provide leadership for
    members of the Community Engagement Team. Be responsible for the recruitment, selection, induction, development, and performance management of such employees to ensure their ability to meet service delivery requirements
  • Oversee the quality of client care in the Complex Case Management Team and Community Engagement Team, by providing clinical oversight and complex case management, within a stepped-care model of service provision
  • Establish and maintain effective strategic relationships with specialist service providers and develop relevant referral pathways within the region
  • As a member of the regional leadership group, participate in clinical and team meetings, and contribute to the management, departmental projects and committees
  • Actively contribute to and implement Open Arms National projects, clinical policies and procedures, research initiatives and Quality Assurance activities as required



Mandatory Clinical Qualifications

  • Qualifications must be that of a Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, or Nurse with mental health experience.
  • Qualified Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Nurses must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA).
  • Mental health accredited Social Workers must be registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).



Other Qualifications

  • Working with Children (WWC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks/Clearance must be obtained prior to commencing in the position



Highly Desirable

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



Please note if you are submitted for the role you will be required to submit a pitch stating your relevant experience & skill set to fulfil the role.

Please note this is a Federal Government position, which requires the successful candidate to undergo Pre-Employment checks and hold Australian Citizenship.



To apply for the role please click on APPLY below or alternatively send your CV along with cover letter to michelle.yewdall@chandlermacleod.com