Deadline: 01/01/2018 5:00pm
- Join an innovative and well recognised national not for profit
- Based in Queanbeyan
- Full time opportunity
Established in 2006, headspace is a well-recognised, national not-for-profit organisation making a difference to the lives of young people aged 12-25 years. headspace enables young people and their families to access information and support through a national network of centres and services, and drives community awareness and education about youth mental health, early intervention and help seeking.
headspace Queanbeyan provides a range of services to young people including primary health, mental health, substance use counselling and social recovery programs. Our multidisciplinary team comprising health professionals and administrative staff, focus on delivering early intervention services that utilise evidence-based practice with the vision of improving the quality of life of young people.
Responsible for overseeing the day-to-day functioning of headspace Queanbeyan, the Practice Manager will facilitate efficient and smooth service delivery and general operations. With a focus on client experience, this role will lead the development, implementation and refinement of systems to support service coordination and the needs of an allied health workforce. The Practice Manager reports to the Centre Manager and holds line management responsibility for the Receptionist.
To be successful in this role you will be an experienced professional with considerable knowledge of health services operations and delivery. You will need to have a collaborative work style as this role will work with all the headspace Queanbeyan centre staff, including private practioners, consortium members and other key stakeholders. The successful candidate will ensure a professional and a high level of customer service is provided across the organisation and to all external stakeholders.
headspace is seeking a person who has proven knowledge to efficiently and effectively manage the processes of a busy multidisciplinary health service coupled with a high level working knowledge of Medicare and health insurance systems and processes. Naturally, you will possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, along with a professional manner and commitment to maintain confidentiality. This role will also require flexibility to support service delivery after hours and operations at headspace Canberra, if required.
In return we offer a flexible and dynamic environment where you have the opportunity to truly make a difference to young Australians. Remuneration is dependent on skills and experience, and includes generous salary packaging opportunities. This role is offered until 30 June 2018 in line with our funding term.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application Process: Please follow the Apply Now link below to upload your personal details, cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and your CV.