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Mental Health Team Leader - Infants & Children

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 6 days
    Published on 23 Nov 2021
  • Job no: 45996
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy

Alfred Health

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.


  • Permanent, full-time with flexible ADO
  • Salary: RPN Grade 5 or Allied Health equivalent depending on experience
  • Based in Moorabbin
  • Create a team culture and performance that is based on hope, optimism and a recovery framework


Alfred Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) is one component of Addiction and Mental Health at Alfred Health.

We are a community-based service providing comprehensive assessment, treatment and case management to infants, children, adolescents and young people up to the age of 25 years of age presenting with behavioural, emotional, psychiatric or developmental difficulties. 


As our new Team Leader, you will lead and co-ordinate the multidisciplinary Infant and Primary team to provide care to infants and children and their families between the ages of 0-11 years.

In this role, you will co-ordinate the allocation and monitoring of workload, teamwork, clinical team processes, client pathways, stakeholder engagement, and other operational functions and management of resources required by the team.


You are passionate about creating a team culture and performance that is based on hope, optimism and a recovery framework.

You’ll also:

  • Be eligible for membership with AHPRA or the appropriate professional body
  • Have experience in specialist assessment and treatment of children and youth in mental health
  • Have a minimum of ten years post graduate clinical experience
  • Have experience in leading teams
  • Possess Australian working rights
  • Have/be willing to apply for a Valid Victorian Working with Children Check and be willing to undergo a background check


  • Portable long service leave from other public health services
  • Access to discounted health insurance and banking
  • Well-being initiatives and work/life balance
  • Located close to public transport, shops and restaurants

If this sounds like you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter. 

For more information regarding the position please contact Denise Fry on ph: 0427 152 851

Applications close Sunday 5 December 2021 at 11pm AEST

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.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


  • Closes in 6 days - 05 Dec 2021
  • Published on 23 Nov 2021, 3:31 AM