The Manager, Integrated Mental Health Team is responsible for the management of the Integrated Mental Health Team – including Integrated Mental Health Inpatient Unit (IMHIU), Intermediate Care and the Community Mental Health services across a stepped model of care. The Manager, Integrated Mental Health Team will lead a consumer and carer oriented service within a recovery framework.
The Manager will work closely with the Clinical Lead Psychiatrist and Hospital management. Responsibilities include leading and managing the activities of the Multidisciplinary Teams, practices and procedures, management of human resources in matters including recruitment, performance management and for supporting the training and professional development of clinical staff across Nursing, Allied Health and OPS support workers and Administration Officer staff.
They are also responsible for the management and prioritising of departmental resources, and ensuring that services across the continuum of care are provided to meet consumer care needs as well as ensuring services are provided to individuals within IMHIU, Mount Gambier Hospital and in Community settings including stepped up and stepped down Intermediate Care and the community mental health team. The Manager may also be required to provide consultancy and strategic advice to other mental health services, general health services and non-government organisations (NGOs).
Shortlisted applicants will be required to undergo psychometric testing as part of the interview process.
For qualifications see role description.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Applications close: 15 March 2019
For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 686520