We are seeking a motivated Allied Health Manager with appropriate knowledge and skills to provide leadership to our Ramsay Health Care team at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
This can be a permanent full-time or part time opportunity.
About the Role
The Allied Health Manager holds a key leadership position within the hospital and is responsible for the efficient and effective management of the Allied Health services at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic. This position encompasses planning, implementing and evaluating practices and processes of Allied Health services within the inpatient and outpatient clinic settings and affiliated locations as required.
You will be responsible for ensuring care is delivered in line with best practice, legislative and health fund requirements, driving efficiencies, building strong relationships internally and externally, whilst making a valuable contribution to the Hospital continuous improvement process.
You will also be responsible for Allied Health rostering, recruitment, supervision/training, performance management, and student placements. You will also be required to provide group therapy cover when you are unable to source casual staff.
You will be required to work collaboratively with the members of the Allied Health team as well as other members of the hospital management team to ensure department functions and systems support the business needs of the hospital.
This position requires an experienced Allied Health professional with strong clinical and leadership skills, and the ability to manage a multidisciplinary team. To be successful you must have excellent communication skills, problem solving abilities and the ability to work to tight deadlines.
You must also demonstrate:
- Current registration with AHPRA as a Psychologist or Mental Health Occupational Therapist, or registration with AASW as a Mental Health Social Worker
- Minimum three (3) years post-graduate experience in relevant clinical area
It is desirable if you:
- Are a Psychology Board of Australia approved supervisor
- Have previous experience in providing group therapy
- Have previous experience with adolescents and/or eating disorder patients
- Have previous experience in a private hospital setting
To succeed in this role you will be an effective and approachable leader with a natural ability to build rapport and effective relationships with both internal and external clientele.
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program(s)
- Industry discounts across private health insurance , retail services, financial services and more.
About the Organisation
Northside Group is part of Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest provider of private health care, and has facilities in St Leonards, Cremorne, Wentworthville and Campbelltown. This position will be based at Northside Group St Leonards; our brand new 112-bed state-of-the-art facility, with specialties in Mood Disorders, Addiction Services, Eating Disorders, Young Adult Services, ECT and General Mental Health. We also operate a robust day program service across all disciplines.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you would like discuss this opportunity, please contact Natalie Mirabito on MirabitoN@ramsayhealth.com.au
Close Date: 25 November 2020