Team Leader Camperdown Mental Health

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The Warrnambool campus has recently undergone a major capital redevelopment and is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. South West Healthcare is the major clinical and specialist referral centre for South West Victoria. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 246 beds (190 acute, 36 aged care and 20 mental health) and an extensive range of primary and community services. The town has a population of over 33,380 and is a popular seaside resort located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne. The city boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. Warrnambool’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth. The promenade is very popular and you can walk, run, ride or skate along this scenic trail. Almost every year between June and September the Southern Right Whales return to the waters off Warrnambool and often swim within a hundred meters of the shore.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: As per award
Work Location: South West - Corangamite
Reference: VG/1265321
Closing Date: 07-May-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PSYCH - Cdown Team Leader Adult Services March 17.pdf (PDF, 379KB)

Contact: Human Resources
5564 4155

Position Details

An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified and experienced Mental Health Clinician to provide leadership and coordination to the team in our Camperdown Mental Health Service in the permanent part time (64 hours per fortnight) position of Team Leader.

The Team Leader is responsible for coordinating daily clinical practices including distribution of work and ensuring regular communication and the flow of information between the Associate Director (Operations and Performance) Mental Health Services, Psychiatrists and other clinical staff.

As the senior clinician, this role will provide clinical consultancy and advice to team members, while also undertaking mental health clinician responsibilities including managing a case load.

Remuneration, benefits/salary packaging and conditions of employment will be negotiated with the successful applicant commensurate with qualifications, skills and experience.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Jodi Bateman (Associate Director of Mental Health Services) on (03) 5561 9194 or email

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

The successful applicant will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare’s Immunisation Policy.

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 7 May 2017.  Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.

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