Head of Mental Health Transformation

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 13/07/2022 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, Projects, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 30239

Reference: 30239

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, Projects, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Take this next step in your career and help lead change in Mental Health
• Flexibility in the role to suit you and your life
• $140,000-160,000 p.a. plus super and benefits

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Head of Mental Health Transformation will lead critical change activities for the Mental Health Services at Peninsula Health. This role will lead the transformative team and all associated key projects related to the transformation plan and with mental health reform. The Head of Mental Health Transformation will liaise with all stakeholders building foundationally strong relationships, to support and improve the management of change within the organisation whilst ensuring initiatives are continually evaluated and contributing to the changes aim.
Salary will be paid dependent on experience.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
•Qualification and/or demonstrated professional experience in Human Resources and/or Occupational Health and Safety.
•Relevant professional experience in Mental Health Services.
•Demonstrated ability to build relationships with Clinical and Non-Clinical staff, champion change management and drive uptake in new initiatives in the health sector.
•Experience in successfully establishing and refining workable systems to introduce new models of care.
•Knowledge of improvement methodologies and project management experience.
•Demonstrable experience in change management systems and translation of evidence to improving practice.
•Experience in multidisciplinary care and current knowledge of best practice in patient-centered care.
•Excellent strategic communication skills.

Please refer to the Position Description for further details

What Next
Apply and be part of the Transformation!

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Head of Mental Health Transformation

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Belinda Dunsmore (Nursing Recruitment) - 97848527
Bronwyn Lawman

Head of Mental Health Transformation