Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?
At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.
We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.
We are seeking a Clinical Lead to provide leadership, coaching and to inspire Mental Health Professionals to establish and deliver the Mental Health Triage program.
This will be a fixed-term contract position Monday to Friday, primarily business hours however we do offer some flexibility of hours.
Our Mental Health Triage program involves mental health triage and education, risk assessment, referral to local mental health providers, and crisis intervention for people experiencing extreme emotional distress. This is a safe and accessible service operating 24/7, 365 days a year.
You will be working closely with the Clinical Manager team to ensure that rigorous clinical governance is observed in their Triage team and that they have the operational efficiencies and clinical support needed to excel in service delivery.
The Clinical Lead is responsible for the team of Mental Health Professionals achieving the highest quality clinical outcomes and operational efficiencies by:
While the main focus of this role is clinical management and governance, Clinical Leads may be asked from time to time to work a shift taking program calls to maintain familiarity with the requirements and current issues.
You will start with a virtual (at home) induction over three weeks.
To be successful in your application for this role you will have:
Other requirements include: