Manager, Prevention & Complex Care

Your new organisation
At Merri Health, we strive to enrich diverse communities through the provision of quality health care and support services.  A career at Merri will see you contributing to a culture that affects change for our clients and the wider community.  We are committed to supporting the talent and skills of our employees because we know their capability is the key to our success.

Your new role

As an experienced manager, you will lead and manage our multidisciplinary allied health and nursing team providing high quality services in a range of chronic and complex care services, wellness and preventative health services. Reporting directly to the General Manager, Aged & Primary Care you will be responsible for:

  • Providing vision and strong leadership to the team
  • Strengthening key stakeholder partnerships and relationships 
  • Translating organisational goals into program area goals Promoting an integrated and client centered approach to care 
  • Service development to meet community demand

This is a full time position and will based at our Bell Street site located in Coburg.

What we offer
This position will provide you with the opportunity to join a well established team, as well as an attractive salary with salary packaging options and convenient Northern Suburbs location.
We offer a diverse, inclusive and flexible environment which encourages you to bring your whole self to work. As the successful applicant you'll be joining an organisation where you will be supported to grow, learn and develop your skills to reach your potential.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful with Merri, you will go above and beyond to achieve great results for our clients, the organisation and yourself. We’re looking for an individual who: 

  • Has tertiary qualifications in Allied Health or Nursing 
  • Has management experience in multidisciplinary chronic care, allied health and/or allied health field Has experience in people management 
  • Is KPI driven and target focusedIs keen to drive change and innovation Is a problem solver and a fast thinker
  • Is committed to delivering quality services with a client centred approach

Successful applicants will be required to have a current National Police Check and, if relevant to the position, a Working With Children Check and full Drivers Licence. All candidates must have the right to work in Australia.

When you're ready to apply, please email your CV, covering letter and Key Selection Criteria (KSC) to .

Starting date: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Closing date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Merri Health