Employees classified at this level use their clinical knowledge and experience to provide the pivotal co-ordination of consumer care delivery in a consumer care area within a Mental Health Unit and / or Community Service.
The main focus of this role is the line management, coordination and leadership of the nursing team and / or multi-disciplinary team activities, including where relevant, local resource management as to achieve continuity and quality of consumer care and outcomes.
and for developing team performance within positive work cultures in the interest of consumer outcomes.Lead, manage, oversee and advise on nursing and mental health service delivery for a defined service delivery area which is (by number of consumers and / or by clinical complexity and / or breadth and / or professional isolation) demonstrably beyond the usual range for that practice setting.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.
Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special / equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA). Job Ref : 735190