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Team Leader - Shanty Creek

Lives Lived Well - Mareeba, QLD

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
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  • A dynamic and influential leadership role for our residential program
  • Join an innovative and specialised not for profit organisation in AOD services
  • Relocation assistance will be discussed with the ideal candidate

About Lives Lived Well

Mental health concerns, alcohol and drug dependency can make life really tough – and too often people find themselves grappling with economic challenges and social isolation as well.

Our driving belief is that “with the right support people can change”. We’re a progressive, for purpose organisation, delivering leading edge clinical services aimed at supporting people to live their lives well. We are growing fast in Queensland and New South Wales – in size, geographic footprint, service diversity and clinical innovation.

This position is an "identified position" and Lives Lived Well considers that being an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person is a genuine occupational requirement for this position under s 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (Qld).

About you

You have a strong connection with our purpose, vision and values and you are prepared to roll up your sleeves so we achieve our goals – for us and our clients. You’re an experienced hand in our sector and have a drive for ever better client outcomes and organisational performance. You’re a strong team player, but more than that, you’re an authentic, optimistic and high energy leader who remembers that people are at the centre of what we do.

About the role

We are looking for a passionate, people focussed leader for this exciting opportunity to lead the team at Shanty Creek. The role provides clinical oversight of program delivery, in addition to operational leadership and associated processes at Shanty Creek.

Reporting to the Clinical Services Manager, the role will work in close collaboration with the Social and Emotional Wellbeing Team to ensure that residents’ needs are addressed in a holistic manner, to achieve optimal recovery and health outcomes. As a leader in our services, you will provide leadership and guidance to the Shanty Creek team, including setting priorities, monitoring work outcomes and ensuring work is performed in alignment with organisational goals and processes.

You will thrive in this opportunity to:

  • Provide clinical oversight of program delivery and client wellbeing
  • Facilitate and monitor the integration and coordination of residents’ treatment and recovery processes
  • Coordinate and supervise workers who are responsible for the delivery of treatment and recovery services
  • Inspire your team to deliver services aligned to LLW purpose and strategy
  • Lead a service built on commitment to community, clients and service innovation

What you will bring to the role

Your high level of leadership skills together with exceptional stakeholder relationship will ensure success in the role. Additionally, you will also possess the following skills and experience:

  • A bachelor level qualification in a relevant human services field such as psychology, social work or allied health with a minimum of 5 years post graduate experience
  • Substantial experience working within culturally secure programs and a clear articulation of these values
  • Demonstrated experience in leading a multidisciplinary team providing services to clients with complex needs including experience in intake, assessment, screening, case management, case review and referral
  • Contemporary knowledge and application of evidence-based individual and group interventions and clinical practice in drug and alcohol treatment and recovery processes such as cognitive behavioural therapies, motivational interviewing, interpersonal therapeutic strategies

For more information on the role, please view the position description on our Careers page.

The salary range for this role is from $90,441.52 to $94,433.04 depending on experience.

About to join us?

We offer:

  • Extra leave - five paid wellbeing days off each year, in addition to your annual leave
  • Learning - comprehensive onboarding and leadership development program
  • Clinical innovation – through our partnership with the University of QLD, you will deliver world class treatment programs and participate in research programs
  • Clinical Supervision – a structured program to support your clinical practice
  • Support - collegiate and supportive leadership team and a manager who cares about you
  • Salary sacrificing - Full PBI up to $18,540 towards everyday expenses, meals and entertainment

We're passionate about the possibilities! If you are too…apply today!

For questions or information about the role, email recruitment@llw.org.au

Lives Lived Well is an equal employment opportunity employer. We encourage applications from a diverse range of social, cultural and gender backgrounds that reflect our community including First Peoples.

Application close: 9.00 am, Monday 14 June 2021

Confirmation of employment will be subject to candidate's possession of a Current Australian Drivers Licence and completed Australian Criminal History Check.

Mareeba, QLD

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical


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