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Outreach Program Coordinator | Elizabeth SA
Outreach Program Coordinator Long Term Contract PositionsExcellent remunerationVacancies in other major cities - Ask me where!ACM Healthcare is working with a government organization and is interested in speaking with Psychologists & Social workers who have an interest in providing clinical support and service quality assurance to ex-military personnel and their families.Typical duties of the Psychologist/Social Worker will include;Liaising and forming partnerships with the ADF and other government departments, ex-service organisations, community health and welfare agencies, and all other organisations involved in meeting the identified needs of veteran and defence force communities and familiesCollaboratively manage and coordinate the state’s Outreach Program through liaison and negotiation with the client's management and staff through Contribution to the continuous quality improvement of our clients Outreach Program at both state and national levelsCoordination and participation in the selection, orientation and resourcing of suitably qualified and experienced outreach counsellors in line with policyFacilitation of the delivery of high-quality clinical outreach services for eligible clients in rural and outer metropolitan areas in conjunction with other staff by;ensuring referrals are appropriate, timely, and accompanied by the relevant written client and administrative documentationapplying quality assurance procedures to ensure all aspects of outreach counsellors’ clinical practice, reporting and invoicing meet contractual requirementsproviding information, debriefing and support, but not clinical supervision, to contracted service providers as appropriateensuring OPEN ARMS staff with outreach area coordination and/or administrative responsibilities are informed of national and state policy and procedure updatesfurther development, maintenance and management of a database of OPEN ARMS contracted counsellorsDirect provision of high-quality clinical services including initial intake, assessment and referral, evidence-based counselling, case management and care coordination as requiredParticipation in and contribution to ongoing learning and development activities and maintenance of the professional statusParticipation in community development and service promotion activitiesParticipation in program evaluation and research activities, contributing to project management activities that implement strategic directions and quality improvement recommendations and providing feedback for the ongoing development of clinical policy and proceduresApplying the principles of cooperative and safe work practices consistent with values and the Department’s mission, vision, approach and valuesMandatory attributes:Qualifications must be that of a psychologist or accredited mental health social worker.Mental health accredited social workers must be registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). Working with Children (WWC) and/or Vulnerable People Checks/Clearance must be obtained prior to commencing in the position.Both psychologists and mental health social workers must have extensive clinical and relevant management experience. Qualified psychologists must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency (AHPRA).Desirable attributes:Community or Defence mental health team experienceExpertise in treating substance abuse, mood, and anxiety disorders, PTSDContactJess on 0404 576 374 to discuss this role further or inquire about our other positions available. Alternatively, email Jess directly at firstname.lastname@example.org ORCatherine on 0449 535 457 to discuss this role further or inquire about our other positions available. Alternatively, email Catherine directly at email@example.comWhy to work with ACM (Conditions Apply*)Free EAP ProgramPotential to pay your gym membershipPotential to pay your work travelLeave and Unpaid leave optionsPay your AHPRA or Car RegistrationAgency Mandated Wellness day off - ON US!ACM Healthcare Paid Birthday Leave! 55 AUD Australia - SA Adelaide Elizabeth South 5112