- Job posted on: 21st Jul 2020
- Applications close:
TeamHEALTH has become the leading not for profit provider of mental health services in the Top End of the Northern Territory. TeamHEALTH has provided outreach services, support and advocacy for Territorians with mental illness for over 30 years.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Mental Health Supports Manager provides strategic and operational leadership and management to provide increased opportunities for recovery for people whose lives are severely affected by mental illness. The range of supports are provided in people’s homes, centre based and in the community. Utilising a strengths-based approach and providing intensive one to one or group support the supports delivered include capacity building, increased social and community participation, individual skills development and community access.
Possessing qualifications in health, mental health, community services or relevant discipline plus five (5) years management experience, the successful applicant will have demonstrated capability to operate and think strategically displaying strong business acumen and a high level of initiative.
This role is a real opportunity to apply your professional expertise and experience, to play a significant part in meeting these challenges and in shaping services with a positive impact on the lives of Territorians.
This position is initially a fixed term contract for up to 12 months and is available on a part time basis up to 22.8 hours per week.
TeamHEALTH recognises the value of experience in all facets of life and work, and encourages individuals with a lived experience of mental illness to apply.
The successful applicant will be required to have a current National Police Certificate, Working with Children Clearance, NT Driver’s Licence and completed the NDIS Worker Orientation Module.
TeamHEALTH offers above award conditions including 5 weeks annual leave, salary packaging and a friendly and flexible work environment. An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful applicant commensurate with qualifications and experience.
For further information on this position and how to apply visit our careers page.
Enquiries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Mental Health Supports Manager enquiry via EthicalJobs.
A position description is attached.