Manager community mental health wa

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia.

As a Catholic, not-for-profit group, we invest in the communities we serve by updating and expanding our facilities and technology; expanding existing services and developing and acquiring new services; and providing Social Outreach and Advocacy services to people experiencing disadvantage to improve health and wellbeing.

The Position

St John of God Social Outreach (WA) are currently seeking a Manager of Community Mental Health to join the Community Mental Health team. As a Manager of Community Mental Health, you will be required to support and maintain a framework for social outreach activity within Social Outreach services, which will include strategic development, service planning and delivery of community mental health services including:

  • General Counselling
  • Youth Health 16-25 years
  • Group programs
  • Psychiatric support

This fantastic opportunity will be offered on a Permanent Full time Basis working 76 hours per fortnight

The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Possession of a Tertiary qualification relevant to the role, such as Social Work or Psychology and/or professional registration in a social, behavioural or health sciences field.
  • Demonstrated significant depth of understanding and experience of working with communities to develop social capital.
  • Ability to lead strategic service planning and to manage the establishment and implementation of new services.
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills, including the capacity to engage with, relate to and negotiate with other health professionals, clients and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
  • Demonstrated administrative skills and ability in the management of financial, physical and human resources.
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience in establishing and/or maintaining safe practice in community based setting.

The Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging & Corporate Discounts
  • Parking Available
  • Professional Development

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description) *.

St John of God Social Outreach is committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in its care and proactively takes measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse.

Applications Close: 03/10/2019

To view the position description or submit your application please click the 'Apply Now' button below.

St John of God Health Care


Posted: 12 September 2019

Will be removed: 28 September 2019

Location:  Perth, WA