Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Deputy Director Psychosocial Programs and Allied Health
Full Time Position
Classification – VG19
Based at the Alfred
Alfred Mental and Addiction Health is responsible for the operation of services that provide mental health care for the people of the Inner South Eastern area of Melbourne.
Services are provided by several teams located at the Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road, Prahran) and at 607 St. Kilda Road Clinic incorporating the Waiora Clinic, 549 St Kilda Road and Alma Road CCU in St. Kilda. The Child, Youth and Family Service is located in Moorabbin and there are Headspace clinics in Elsternwick and Bentleigh. Aged Psychiatry is located at Caulfield campus of Alfred Health.
This exciting new position has been developed to lead advocacy and contribute to systems development and research in domains that affect the social health and wellbeing of Alfred Mental and Addiction Health community and provide leadership to the Allied Health Workforce including credentialing, scope of practice, student and graduate programs.
It is anticipated that this role will lead innovation in the development of therapeutic programs whilst providing operational leadership to defined parts of the program. Specific to the role is the capacity to coordinate service delivery for transitional, cross program, and cross-stream initiatives. There is a professional reporting line across the Allied Health Leadership Team to the Deputy Director of Allied Health, Social Health and Wellbeing.
Experience in leading a multi-disciplinary model of care
Prior experience of working in a mental health care setting
Previous experience in the health sector
Current Drivers Licence
Discount Health Insurance
Child care services
Please direct enquiries to Sandra Keppich-Arnold on 0419 770 040
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.