Team Leader South Western Centre Against Sexual Assault (SWCASA)

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 - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1291166
Closing Date: 27-Aug-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description CASA - Team Leader August 2017.pdf (PDF, 236KB)


Position Details

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced (five years post qualification) professionals for the full time position of Team Leader within our South Western Centre Against Sexual Assault unit (SWCASA). Part time applications will also be considered.

This senior role requires skills that include the capacity to lead staff in delivering high quality and responsive specialist services, and in fostering a strong and sustainable service.  The successful candidate will have experience in encouraging continuous learning, a focus on excellence in client outcomes and the ability to display flexibility and capacity to lead a multi-disciplinary team

SWCASA provides a service focussed on addressing the personal impact of sexual assault and family violence but also offers professional and community education to reduce the incidence of and improve the community's response to these issues.

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

For specific enquiries regarding the role please contact Mary Clapham (Manager SWCASA) on telephone (03) 5564 4144 or email

Applicants should hold a current motor vehicle licence and will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check, Working with Children 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 27 August 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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