Health Services Manager

Employer: Brisbane Youth Service

Region: Brisbane

Closing Date: 11 November 2019

Job Description:

Would you like to help create new futures for young people? 

Join Brisbane Youth Service today to make a difference in the lives of Brisbane’s vulnerable young people and their families.

Brisbane Youth Service is a medium-sized incorporated association providing holistic responses to vulnerable young people (aged 12 – 25 years) and young families who are experiencing homelessness or are at-risk of becoming homeless.

We know diversity makes a positive difference, and we encourage people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds with relevant experience to apply. BYS promotes work-life balance and provides a supportive team environment and additional benefits such as salary packaging arrangements and a generous five weeks annual leave per year.

The Opportunity

  • Health Services Manager
  • Full-time position until 30 June 2020 with probable extension
  • 76 hours per fortnight 

Are you a dynamic individual with a commitment to lead a multi-disciplinary team including sessional GP’s and psychology interns?

The Health Services Manager leads a multi-disciplinary health team responsible for providing case managed individual mental health support, group activities, alcohol and other drug intervention, counselling, clinical medical services, and dental treatment. The role offers a unique opportunity to improve the health and wellbeing of vulnerable and at-risk young people.

To undertake the Health Services Manager’s role, you will require a tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, a Clinical Health discipline or similar. You will have a Working with Children Suitability Card (Blue Card) or willingness to apply for a Blue Card and hold a current Queensland driver’s license.

 

Selection Criteria

To be successful in your application you will need to provide written responses to the following selection criteria:

  • Understanding of and commitment to BYS vision, objectives and practice framework.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, inspire and effectively manage a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, implement, monitor and evaluate health service programs with a focus on innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to build effective partnerships and negotiate with, and influence, internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, manage budgets, report on funding contracts and prepare funding submissions.

Applicants must use the BYS Employment package that can be viewed and downloaded from our website: http://brisyouth.org/get-involved/career-volunteer-opportunities/

Email complete applications to [email protected]

Applications for this position close 5:00pm 11 November 2019

We know diversity makes a positive difference, and we encourage people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds with relevant experience to apply.

BYS promotes work-life balance and provides a supportive team environment and additional benefits such as salary packaging arrangements and a generous five weeks annual leave per year.

 

Location

Address: PO Box 1389
Suburb: Fortitude Valley
Postcode: 4006

Contact

Name: Di Mahoney

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