About the role
- 0.8 – 1.0 EFT
- New, ongoing position
- New position in a newly merged organisation
- Work with a genuine values based organisation
- Generous Salary Packaging Benefits Available
- Be part of a supportive leadership group
Our Primary Health Unit is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Team Leader to provide clinical and management supervision to the Occupational Therapy Team. The role is newly created and brings together Occupational Therapists from Sunbury Community Health and Cobaw Community Health as part of an exciting merger.
The Primary Health Unit provides individual and group adult Allied Health services to clients across the Macedon Ranges and Sunbury regions. The Team Leader will work closely with the two other Primary Health Team Leaders and the Primary Health Manager to support a collaborative and integrated model of care, and contribute to the harmonisation of services as part of the merger project.
The position includes regular travel between sites in Sunbury and the Macedon Ranges and will be expected to manage a small clinical caseload.
Applicants will have experience working across multiple funding streams and with clients who present with diverse needs. Excellent communication, planning and problem solving skills are essential. An Occupational Therapy qualification with current AHPRA registration is required to be considered for this position.
For a confidential discussion regarding the role, please contact Jo Howard on 9744 9513.
About the organisation
Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health (SCCH) operates with a multidisciplinary team structure and employees are required to incorporate activities relating to health promotion, community consultation, early identification and intervention and individual and community capacity building within their role. Employees are expected to participate as a member of SCCH team and provide services within a social model of health that recognises the effect of social, economic, cultural and political factors and conditions on health and wellbeing.
Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health are committed to improving the health of our community and being accessible to all, including people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities, those from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background, people with a disability, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) people and other socially vulnerable groups and supporting their communities across the lifespan from birth to older age. Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health is an Equal Opportunity employer.
Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health is also the official employer of staff working for a number of other organisations, including the Hume-Whittlesea Primary Care Partnership (PCP) and the Sunbury Aboriginal Corporation.
How to apply
Applications must address each of the key selection criteria contained in the position description and provide a current resume, including contact details for three professional referees.
Please forward your application via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org by COB Friday 4 December 2020.
Please quote in application: Team Leader, Occupational Therapy via Pro Bono Australia.