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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 24528
Position Title FaPMI Coordinator
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time
Location Peninsula Community Mental Health Service
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• Ideal opportunity to develop your career
• Mornington Peninsula Location
• Salary Packaging Benefits


About Peninsula Health

Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

For more information on Peninsula health please feel welcome to visit our website http://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/

Position Summary

Peninsula Health Mental Health Service are seeking an innovative and energetic FaPMI Coordinator. The successful applicant will lead the coordination of service development within Peninsula Health Mental Health Service (PHMHS) and across the catchment to build capacity of services ensuring an effective response to families where a parent has a mental illness. This will be achieved through workforce training and resource development, policy and procedure development, partnerships between sectors and services, group program development, implementation and evaluation, and community education.

If you are excited by the desire to provide evidence-based excellence in care to our consumers and their families then this is an ideal opportunity for you to consider.

Key Responsibilities

• Develop and maintain systems that increase the capacity of PHMHS to provide a family inclusive response to the parenting needs of consumers and the needs of their children whilst considering the needs of all family members.
• Develop and maintain systems that increase the capacity of PHMHS network partners (such as mental health community support services, family violence services, drug and alcohol services, services to aboriginal communities, housing services, child protection, youth and family services, maternity, infant and early childhood services, primary care and education) to recognise and respond appropriately to parental mental illness.
• Establish and strengthen service networks in partnership with consumers and carers to provide a coordinated and collaborative response to the needs of families where a parent has a mental illness.

Essential Criteria

Please refer to the Position Description for more information.

Benefits

• Generous Salary Packaging - maximise an employee’s net salary by directing some of their pre-tax salary to pay for certain benefit items, such as rent, personal loan or mortgage
• Parking – On-site, low cost parking facilities at all sites
• Beautiful Mornington Peninsula location
• Career development opportunities
• Supportive team environment

How to apply

To apply for this position via Seek, please click on 'Apply for this Position' which will re-direct you to our careers page. From our Careers page, to apply or to continue with your application from Seek please click on 'Apply Now' and follow the below steps to finalise your application:

Existing Account Users:
1. Click 'Sign in' and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

New Account Users:
1. Click 'Register' to create an account
2. Once registered, click 'Sign in' in the top right hand corner
3. Type in the reference number (located at the top of the ad)
4. Re click 'Apply Now’ and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

If you experience any issues signing in or registering to our careers page, please feel welcome to contact our HR Hotline on 03 9784 2700.

If you have any questions specific to the positon you are applying for, please feel welcome to contact the hiring manager via the contact details below

Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must complete a National Criminal History Records Check, meet the immunisation requirements of their role and demonstrate evidence of current work rights to work in Australia prior to commencement. You may also be required to provide a Working With Children Check card. To find out more about our quality employment standards and to prepare your application to join our team please visit: https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/
Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

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Peninsula Health Mental Health Service are seeking an innovative and energetic FaPMI Coordinator. The successful applicant will lead the coordination of service development within PHMHS and across the catchment to build capacity of services ensuring an effective response to families where a parent has a mental illness.

If you are excited by the desire to provide evidence-based excellence in care to our consumers and their families then this is an ideal opportunity for you to consider.
Selection Criteria Essential: Nursing, Psychology, Occupational Therapy – Qualified and registered with relevant post basic qualifications in mental health. Social Work - Approved degree in Social Work or other relevant qualifications, with relevant post basic qualification approved for membership of the Australian Associati
Essential: Experience in, and knowledge of, the adult, child and adolescent mental health field and associated health and welfare services
Essential: Ability to design and deliver professional development activities and training to a range of occupational groups and organisations
Essential: Current Victorian Drivers License
Desirable: Ability to converse in a language other than English
Desirable: Experience and training with research design and statistical analysis
Desirable: Computer skills commensurate with writing reports and data management skills.
Contact Person Allira McCall
Contact Number 0439336808
Alternate Contact Person Joanna Skonieczna
Alternate Contact Number 0409707852
Closing Date 21/11/2018
Position Description 24528 - FaPMI Coordinator.pdf