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Team Leader

Advertiser: Queensland Injectors Health Network0 out of 50.0 overall rating (0 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
25 Jun 2020
Location
Sunshine Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Psychology, Counselling & Social Work

Team Leader

QuIHN is a statewide, not for profit, and non-government health service which provides a variety of health services to illicit drug users throughout Queensland across three service areas:  

  • Therapeutic Services;   

  • Harm Reduction Services; and   

  • Better Access Medical Clinic.    

QuIHN encourages a positive work environment and individual career development by providing for team building opportunities, individual learning and development plans, supervision, professional development funds, safe and supportive work practices and flexible working arrangements to assist employees in managing a work/life balance.

About the role

The Therapeutic Team Leader responds to the complex needs of individuals and/or families through the management and leadership of a multidisciplinary therapeutic team.

Key responsibilities, include:

  • Ensure Therapeutic Services are provided to the highest professional standard and the smooth running of the region
  • Leading and managing a multidisciplinary therapeutic team to achieve annual goals
  • Provide brief interventions and counselling using established therapeutic modalities
  • Provide comprehensive alcohol, drug and mental health assessments to develop therapeutic plans and referrals
  • Monitor accurate recording of service delivery data and provide reporting
  • Facilitate psychosocial education and support groups

What we’re looking for

Someone who is passionate about their work and the health outcomes of both clients and the broader community and can demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Professional registration with a relevant professional association. Suitable professional associations are:
    • Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW);
    • Australian Psychological Society (APS) via the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA);
    • Australian Counselling Association (ACA);
    • Queensland Counsellors Association (QCA); and/or
    • Psychotherapy & Counselling Federation of Australia PACFA}.
  • Ability to engage and work with vulnerable and complex individuals and/or families affected by substance use and other related concerns
  • Available to work between the hours of 8:30am - 8:00pm, Monday-Friday
  • The successful candidate will be required to achieve a National Police Certificate

Interested in applying?

Roles at QuIHN are merit based.  Merit for this role will be assessed by looking at your knowledge, skills and experience, and personal qualities.

To enable us to assess your merit, please apply via Seek with:

  • your current resume, including qualifications and employment history.
  • a short statement (of no more than two (2) pages) demonstrating your experience in relation to the "About the Role" and how you fit "What we're looking for"
  • as well as outlining your motivation to join QuIHN

Applications close the Friday 10 July 2020.

If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

QuIHN is a statewide, not for profit, and non-government health service which provides a variety of health services to illicit drug users throughout Queensland across three service areas:  

  • Therapeutic Services;   

  • Harm Reduction Services; and   

  • Better Access Medical Clinic.    

QuIHN encourages a positive work environment and individual career development by providing for team building opportunities, individual learning and development plans, supervision, professional development funds, safe and supportive work practices and flexible working arrangements to assist employees in managing a work/life balance.

About the role

The Therapeutic Team Leader responds to the complex needs of individuals and/or families through the management and leadership of a multidisciplinary therapeutic team.

Key responsibilities, include:

  • Ensure Therapeutic Services are provided to the highest professional standard and the smooth running of the region
  • Leading and managing a multidisciplinary therapeutic team to achieve annual goals
  • Provide brief interventions and counselling using established therapeutic modalities
  • Provide comprehensive alcohol, drug and mental health assessments to develop therapeutic plans and referrals
  • Monitor accurate recording of service delivery data and provide reporting
  • Facilitate psychosocial education and support groups

What we’re looking for

Someone who is passionate about their work and the health outcomes of both clients and the broader community and can demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Professional registration with a relevant professional association. Suitable professional associations are:
    • Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW);
    • Australian Psychological Society (APS) via the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA);
    • Australian Counselling Association (ACA);
    • Queensland Counsellors Association (QCA); and/or
    • Psychotherapy & Counselling Federation of Australia PACFA}.
  • Ability to engage and work with vulnerable and complex individuals and/or families affected by substance use and other related concerns
  • Available to work between the hours of 8:30am - 8:00pm, Monday-Friday
  • The successful candidate will be required to achieve a National Police Certificate

Interested in applying?

Roles at QuIHN are merit based.  Merit for this role will be assessed by looking at your knowledge, skills and experience, and personal qualities.

To enable us to assess your merit, please apply via Seek with:

  • your current resume, including qualifications and employment history.
  • a short statement (of no more than two (2) pages) demonstrating your experience in relation to the "About the Role" and how you fit "What we're looking for"
  • as well as outlining your motivation to join QuIHN

Applications close the Friday 10 July 2020.

If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years of people management experience do you have?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • Do you have membership with any of the following psychology, social work, or counselling boards?

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