Clinical Lead The Salvation Army

JOB DESCRIPTION

Start your career with The Salvation Army today!

We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.

ABOUT US

The Salvation Army is a Christian movement and one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.

The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest providers of alcohol and other drug services. We offer a range of services including Harm Reduction and Primary Health Services as well as a range of treatment types (including residential treatment centres, community-based support programs, counselling and withdrawal management services). We work to a modern, evidence-based and holistic Model of Care which can be viewed here: https://www.salvationarmy.org.au/scribe/sites/auesalvos/files/need-help/AOD_National_Model_of_Care.pdf [link removed]

The Bridge Alcohol and Other Drug recovery Programoperates within the Tasmanian Division of The Salvation Army Southern Territory (TSA).

We are currently seeking a values-driven and proactive Clinical Lead to provide clinical supervision and support to AOD specialist team. You will work as part of a team along with AOD specialists and other professional workers to achieve the best outcomes for clients and their families.

You will successfully

  • Provide staff with clinical supervision, support and coaching
  • Participate in the State Management Team and conduct regular monthly team meetings
  • Establish and maintain key network relationships and identify new business opportunities
  • Provide monthly reporting on outcomes, deliverables and occupancy/participation rates
  • Manage client wait lists and allocations in a timely manner, as well as staff case loads
  • Identify, report and manage program risks within a clinical governance framework
  • Take a collaborative approach to service delivery and quality improvement is demonstrated within the team
  • Actively support and provide facilitation for the Bridge Treatment Recovery Services framework, including research and disseminating best practice information

You will have

  • Minimum of undergraduate qualification in social work, psychology, or related field
  • Current registration with the appropriate regulatory body
  • Experience in clinical management or coordination role, preferably with AOD and/or Mental Health Services
  • High level clinical governance skills and experience
  • Experience in clinical supervision (qualification or training in demonstrated model preferable)
  • Demonstrated ability to guide, support and lead staff
  • A current and valid Working with Children Check or equivalent
  • A current Tasmanian Drivers licence
  • A willingness to undergo a National Police Check

The Salvation Army is subject to public health orders. You may be required to provide evidence of vaccine status dependent on requirements.

What we offer

  • As a registered not for profit organisation you may be eligible for generous tax-free salary packaging benefits
  • Financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program – Independent confidential counselling service
  • An inclusive culture of dedicated, passionate and professional team members

TSA Social Mission embraces diversity and encourages applications from:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people,
  • people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex
  • people with a culturally or linguistically diverse background

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities and/or expressions. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation and is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check. Applicants for all roles require a mandatory National Police Check.

We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

The Salvation Army

Employment Type

Contract/Temp

Job Salary

great salary packaging benefits

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