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The Clinical Team Leader is a full-time role and will be an experienced and innovative allied health professional with considerable knowledge and experience in the delivery of mental health services for children and young people. The Clinical Team Leader will lead a multidisciplinary team of professionals and will report to the Clinical Lead and CEO. As the Clinical Team Leader, you will be responsible for overseeing and supporting the junior clinical team in the delivery of services.

This role will ensure that ACTG’s Practice Framework is delivered effectively, that it is operating within best practice standards and, with the CEO and Clinical Lead, will ensure all psychosocial services are operating consistently across the country.

The team leader will provide clinical supervision to the junior team, implement and plan for professional development activities and provide daily guidance with practice issues and responsibilities including child protection and risk responses. Clinical oversight for the team sits first with this role, however the Clinical Lead has the direct management and performance management responsibility for all team members and will support the team leader in managing high risk issues that are escalated. This role reports too and will work closely with the CEO in mapping and coordinating support needs of the team as a whole and of the individuals within the team.

The team leader will provide direct support to children young people, carers and parents and maintain a small caseload. Supports may be in the form of individual support, counselling, assessment and group-based interventions.

About You

The team leader will be a confident communicator who is able to positively engage a range of stakeholders including children, young people, carers, families and other stakeholders.  This role has responsibilities in improving ACTG’s reach to children, young people and families impacted by trauma through advocacy work and relationship building with key external allied health, medical, psychosocial and education stakeholders to help develop referral networks.

Essential

  • Approved tertiary qualification in an allied health discipline including social work, psychology (clinical, counselling), mental health nursing and occupational therapy.
  • Full registration as a Psychologist (with AHPRA registration) or Mental Health Social Worker accreditation from AASW.
  • Advanced level of clinical skills and demonstrated experience in trauma aware practices
  • Proven ability in the leadership of multidisciplinary teams, including the provision of clinical supervision and the facilitation of clinical review and management of risk for less experienced staff
  • Proven experience in providing clinical support, debriefing and supervision to team members who provide psychosocial support to children and young people, carers and families
  • Proven experience in developing and maintaining stakeholder and professional relationships
  • Hold a valid Working with Children Check at all times and undergo Criminal Records Checks as required.
  • Travel and conduct outreach work in schools, family homes and other community settings, as required.

Ability to work outside of normal business hours, including interstate travel

Working with the ACT Group

In compliance with our standards for Child Safety you are also required to:

  • Provide a welcoming and safe environment for children and young people.
  • Promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people to whom we provide services.
  • Ensure that your interactions with children and young people are positive and safe.
  • Provide adequate care and supervision of children and young people in your charge.
  • Act as a positive role model for children and young people.
  • Report any suspicions, concerns, allegations or disclosures of alleged abuse to management.
  • Maintain valid ‘working with children’ documentation.
  • Undergo periodic ‘national criminal history record’ checks.

Report to management any criminal charges or convictions you receive prior to and during the course of your employment/volunteering that may indicate a possible risk to Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operatios Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

View the full position description here: Clinical Team Leader_GEELONG

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

We would like to offer an open invitation for mental health clinicians to put in an expression of interest in joining our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.  

The successful clinician will be an integral member of our team providing mental health and disability support to vulnerable young people in the Geelong region 

About You

You will be a highly skilled clinician with experience working within either mental health, education or disability fields, with a keen interest in the effects of trauma. 

This is a fantastic career opportunity for a self-motivated and compassionate individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives. 

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

Working with the ACT Group

We offer a competitive commencing salary with a bonus incentivisation scheme every month.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period,
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements,
  • Budget for staff professional development, and
  • Internal supervision opportunities.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.

For a full position description, please follow this link..

Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

We would like to offer an open invitation for mental health clinicians to put in an expression of interest in joining our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.  

The successful clinician will be an integral member of our team providing mental health and disability support to vulnerable young people in the Melbourne region 

About You

You will be a highly skilled clinician with experience working within either mental health, education or disability fields, with a keen interest in the effects of trauma. 

This is a fantastic career opportunity for a self-motivated and compassionate individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives. 

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

Working with the ACT Group

We offer a competitive commencing salary with a bonus incentivisation scheme every month.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period,
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements,
  • Budget for staff professional development, and
  • Internal supervision opportunities.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.

For a full position description, please follow this link.

Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

We would like to offer an open invitation for mental health clinicians to put in an expression of interest in joining our specialist multidisciplinary team in the provision of mental health and disability support to individuals, families, government and non-government community organisations.  

The successful clinician will be an integral member of our team providing mental health and disability support to vulnerable young people in the Canberra region 

About You

You will be a highly skilled clinician with experience working within either mental health, education or disability fields, with a keen interest in the effects of trauma. 

This is a fantastic career opportunity for a self-motivated and compassionate individual looking to gain further experience in this specialist field, work amongst a supportive team and make a real difference in vulnerable young peoples’ lives. 

Please note, we are unable to offer this position to provisionally registered psychologists or undergraduates. 

Working with the ACT Group

We offer a competitive commencing salary with a bonus incentivisation scheme every month.

Our employment package also includes:

  • Three gifted days of annual leave over the holiday period,
  • Flexible family-friendly working arrangements,
  • Budget for staff professional development, and
  • Internal supervision opportunities.

You will work for an organisation committed to continuous improvement and transformation for the better, for our staff, clients and community.

For a full position description, please follow this link.

Open to Expressions of Interest

To apply for this position, please email our Operations Team, attaching a covering letter and your CV outlining your recent professional experience: info@theactgroup.com.au

Applications may not be considered without a covering letter.

How to apply for these jobs

Please send a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter outlining why you think you would be right for a role and your past experience.

Send your completed application to info@theactgroup.com.au using the subject line: ACTG – JOB TITLE Application.

If you have any questions in regards to the position, please call our office on 1300 034 503.