SECASA Clinical Lead

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 47816

Reference: 47816

Occupation: Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

An exciting opportunity is available to utilise your leadership skills at South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (SECASA) as Clinical Lead – Dandenong, Grade 3.

  • Social Worker or Psychologist Grade 3, ongoing position

  • Dandenong based, with regional travel

  • 1 EFT (40 hours per week) with ADO

  • Professional development and salary packaging

Be part of a vital service within a vibrant organisation, supporting a committed clinical team. This position supports the Team Leader in leading and managing the clinical operations of the SECASA area team, and the provision of quality clinical counselling and therapeutic interventions at SECASA.

As a member of the leadership team, this position will support operationalising SECASA’s strategic direction. This includes support to enable SECASA to achieve service targets within budget as specified in service agreements by DFFH. The clinical Lead will have a strong emphasis on collaborative leadership, building and supporting a resilient team, and outstanding communication resulting in positive client outcomes.

About Monash Health

Monash Health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


The South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (SECASA) provides sexual assault and family violence therapeutic support services and advocacy across nine locations within south eastern metropolitan region of Melbourne. SECASA delivers a wide range of services including individual and group counselling, advocacy, crisis support, and community education prioritising the empowerment of victim survivors.

The Role:

  • Supports leadership of the daily operations of SECASA clinical team, ensuring quality and timely service provision to people who have experienced sexual assault and/or family violence.

  • Supports team members to develop and apply excellent clinical interventions, including comprehensive assessments, case formulation, goal setting and reviews.

  • Develops relevant therapeutic tools, policies and procedures at SECASA and collect and maintain data

  • Provision of high quality clinical supervision, education sessions, joint counselling, and ongoing support and skill development to students, Grade 1 and 2 SECASA Counsellor Advocates.

  • Provision of secondary consultations to other professionals, including Monash Health staff and external organisations based at the Multi-Disciplinary Centre.

  • Provision of therapeutic interventions to a small case load, utilising advanced clinical skills in working with people who have experienced trauma.

  • Participation on the SECASA Intake and After Hours Roster, including the SECASA On call Leadership roster.

The Candidate:

  • Are you a dynamic leader, skilled in supporting team members and access for clients to service support?

  • Are you experienced in the application of clinical best practice related to complex trauma?

  • Are you an excellent communicator, committed to collaborative work with key partner agencies, and contributing to a resilient team?

  • Are you passionate about delivering high quality clinical services for people who have experienced sexual assault and family violence?

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

SECASA Clinical Lead

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Carla Collins - 99288741

SECASA Clinical Lead