Published January 2, 2019
Last Modified January 4, 2019
Uniting Ballarat
105 Dana Street, Australia
Job Type
Closing Date
January 18, 2019

Job Description

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full time, ongoing

About Uniting
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.

Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

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About the opportunity

An exciting opportunity to coordinate Youth Residential Mental Health and Youth Withdrawal Services, this position will lead the operation function and provide oversight and supervision to services for the appropriate operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures and people management systems to ensure operating efficiency of the client service.

About you

You will possess a minimum post registration experience, and knowledge in both assessment and treatment in the clinical mental health area. Past experience working with clients from a range of backgrounds is essential. An understanding of community based interventions for reducing Alcohol and Drug related harm is desirable.

How to Apply:

  • Download a position description at
  • Applications must include a resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the key selection criteria as outlined in the position description.
  • Applications are to be emailed to
  • Applications Close: 5pm Friday 18 January 2019

(Applications sent via SEEK will not be considered)

Get in touch

For further information regarding this position, contact Ivan Thorne (Senior Manager - Wellbeing Services) on 0438 661 296.

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.