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Psychiatry Head of Department Clinical Director Full-time Job

3 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Tasmania   4 views
Job Details

The Hospital
The Tasmanian Health Service seeks a Clinical Director Mental Health Services North West. With multiple reforms unfolding these are exciting times for the Statewide Mental Health Service. This Clinical Director position presents an exciting opportunity to be involved in the transformation of mental health care in Tasmania, by providing strategic leadership and clinical governance of the full spectrum of mental health services in the North Western region.

About You
Working in partnership with our leadership team you will;
Provide governance of services for consumers across the lifespan, from acute to continuing care in both community and inpatient settings. Show innovation and leadership in the roll out of the Tasmanian Mental Health Reform and have an opportunity to make your mark. Work collegially with other regions to provide a one state, one service approach with our consumers and communities at the heart of service planning and provision. Take a whole of workforce approach to the consistent delivery of contemporary practice across the service. Provide high level clinical input across the service.

As an applicant for this position you will;
Have significant clinical experience in the mental health sector across a variety of services or clinical streams. Be committed to ensuring that geographical boundaries do not present barriers to care and to optimising the use of telehealth to provide equity of access to our rural and regional communities. Have leadership skills, vision and the ability to lead change in structure, practice and culture. Enjoy supporting and providing supervision, clinical training and opportunities to develop whole of workforce capabilities. Have experience in administrative and service development activities.
This position is based in Burnie so you could find yourself a heritage home in the city within walking distance of cafes, culture and beaches or base yourself in a country town or small coastal town such as Penguin or Ulverstone. Burnie hosts a busy University of Tasmania campus, and a vibrant medical community.

Nowhere in Australia has the mild climate, unique natural environment and quality of life afforded by Tasmania where you are never more than ten minutes away from a beach, National Park or an award-winning restaurant or bar. Whether you see yourself navigating your way around one of our hundreds of islands, hiking or mountain-biking our world class trails, immersing yourself in our arts scene or taking in some independent vineyards, a sense of community and a relaxed commute await you.

  • We commit to supporting your ongoing professional development
  • The position comes with administrative support
  • Specialist registration with AHPRA
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For more information please click on apply now, call Allisha McKenzieon 07 3145 6710

Company Description
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