Community Group Program Coordinator

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 05/06/2024 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 75700

Reference: 75700

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Community Group Program Coordinator

  • Be a leader in a team delivering evidence based interventions and person centred support for people experiencing mental illness throughout their recovery journey
  • A position for Occupational Therapists or Social Workers with passion for community based group programs
  • RMH MHS is focused on investing in our workforce to build better mental health services
  • Flexible working arrangements available

About Royal Melbourne Hospital Mental Health Services (RMH MHS)

RMH MHS has an exciting opportunity for developing clinician to deliver excellent interventions and provide community based mental health service. We are seeking dynamic, team oriented clinicians. RMH MHS has a strong team culture and values the development of its workforce. Based in Moonee Ponds, this role is an opportunity to develop skills and experience and contribute to the growth of mental health services in the community.

Your new role:

  • Develop and coordinate group program for consumers experiencing mental ill health in a community setting
  • Work in a collaborative and innovative team to deliver effective group interventions
  • Protected time to provide profession specific interventions
  • Provide excellent interventions across different stages of community mental health journey, including acute assessment, ongoing support.
  • Demonstrate leadership to drive high standards of interventions and maintain a positive culture in the team
  • Apply sound treatment skills for people with severe and enduring mental health conditions, and have willingness and capacity to commit to development of EB knowledge and practice

About you:

  • Have a qualification as a Occupational Therapist, with minimum of 5 years’ experience or Social Worker with minimum of 7 years, in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability
  • Experience in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of severe mental illness and psychiatric disability is desirable, with training and development provided as required
  • Experience in the development, facilitation and evaluation of mental health group interventions
  • You are committed to developing your practice as a professional in clinical mental health
  • You are motivated to provide leadership within the team, and drive high clinical standards
  • You are able to contribute and function effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and enjoy working autonomously
  • Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in computer software use and information technology on the Microsoft Windows platform and ability to learn new programs and navigate databases
  • Willing to work in a range of settings and some out of hours shifts
  • Hold a current Victorian Driver’s Licence, and ongoing ability to use this form of transport

Benefit of working with The Royal Melbourne Hospital Mental Health Services:

This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare.

  • You have access to professional development and career progression in a large, dynamic organisation
  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative team
  • Salary packaging, great location and close to public transport.

The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications. 



If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.

For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check, and where applicable, Working With Children Check.

All RMH employees are required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment including evidence of vaccination against COVID-19 (3 doses) and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine (mandatory for all clinical and or patient facing roles) prior to commencement. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination.   


Community Group Program Coordinator

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Joseph Judge - 0499572990
Jonathan Smith - 93773400

Community Group Program Coordinator