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Team Leader Enhanced Triage - Shepparton


Employer: Goulburn Valley Health
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Health Care & Allied Health, Youth, Management, Nursing, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 11 January, 2017.
Applications close: 15 January, 2017. (Expired)

The Team Leader Enhanced Triage is critical in the initial engagement and development of successful relationships with clients to ensure they have access to appropriate treatment and advice. Triage is the first important step in the recovery process. This program is essential to the Mental Health Program and the services it offers patients, carers, services and the wider community.

The Triage Service is a telephone based triage service and is one of two entry points into the Mental Health Program- the other being the Emergency Departments. As such it is crucial to the referral process across all sites where a Mental Health Assessment is required. It includes all referrals into the Adult, Child and Adolescent (CAMHS) and Aged Mental Health Service. This position is integral to ensuring that the program runs in an efficient manner.

This position is for a dynamic and forward thinking individual who will provide strategic and operational leadership in the final planning, implementation and ongoing running of a range of redeveloped community clinical teams in partnership with the Clinical Director (CAMHS). The position is based in Shepparton, located on the Goulburn Murray River in Northern Victoria approximately 181 kilometres north-east of Melbourne. Shepparton is an agricultural and manufacturing centre. It is a major regional service city.

About GV Health

GV Health is the Public Health Service for the Hume Region, with main campuses located at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth and additional sites in Shepparton, Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga. GV Health provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services across the Goulburn Valley Sub Region of the Department of Human Services, Hume Region. The main campus is the major acute referral site for the sub region.

Some of the great benefits of working for GV Health include:

  • Wide range of specialties for clinical staff
  • Salary Packaging
  • Continually growing and developing
  • Work/Life balance
  • Support culture based on Reward and Recognition
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Glass House café serving breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Social Club
  • Discount gym/pool membership
  • Competitive remuneration

A full position description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

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