Health Wellbeing Team Leader (As per award)

Job posted: 20/08/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Maryborough District Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/21117

Reference: VG/21117

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

MDHS is looking for an Allied Health professional to join the team in Community Services as Health Well Being Team Leader!

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Health Wellbeing Team Leader

Permanent Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight

Classification: Allied Health Discipline Grade 4

Award: Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020 – 2021

MDHS is looking for an Allied Health professional to join the team in Community Services as Health Wellbeing Team Leader!  MDHS Community Services has recently undergone a restructure and as a result this exciting opportunity is on offer.  In this role you will be responsible for leading and coordinating an effective Health and Wellbeing Team at MDHS. 

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Demonstrate ability to lead and develop team
  • Sound knowledge of Community Health Service
  • Basic Life Support Certificate

What's in it for you?

  • Great Working Environment – Join a group of motivated health care professionals with a Permanent contract. Opportunity to join the Social Club, offering a wide range of social events and local retail discounts.
  • Fantastic Earning Potential – Generous Base Salary under the Allied Health Professional EBA with Salary Packaging available.
  • Supportive Culture with Continuous Improvement Opportunities – Culture that promotes and embraces the organisational values of GREAT (Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Togetherness) and encourages and supports employees to engage in professional development with access to the Centred of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab.


Qualifications / Experience

  1. Allied Health qualification (eg Social Worker, AOD worker) or equivalent
  2. Eligibility for practising membership, including registration with relevant professional association
  3. Broad clinical background and at least five years' experience
  4. Current driver's licence

 Specialist Expertise

  1. Skills and expertise in leading small teams to achieve their optimal efficiency and effectiveness
  2. Sound knowledge of Community Health Services
  3. Recognition of possible challenges and strategies in order to work effectively in a community setting, to achieve best client outcomes
  4. Understanding and commitment to person-centred care and the principles of self-management
  5. Computer skills

Personal Qualities

  1. Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  2. Ability to communicate and advocate in a timely and effective manner with clients, their families/ carers and other health professionals
  3. Understanding and commitment to person-centred care and the principles of self-management

For further information, please contact Robyn Jordan via rjordan@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0483.

Applications for this position close on Sunday 26th September 2021.

Applications are to include:

-          Covering Letter

-          Resume

-          Written response to the Key Selection Criteria, available in the Position Description on the position advertisement.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and a Working with Children Check.

Health Wellbeing Team Leader (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Robyn Jordan | on 5461 0483 or via rjordan@mdhs.vic.gov.au

Health Wellbeing Team Leader (As per award)