Manager, Children, Young People and Families

Job details

Location: Parkville
Salary: $115k + super + salary packaging
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 99627
Posted: 3 months ago

Job description

  • Fixed term contract with salary packaging benefits
  • Play a key role in improving youth mental health
  • Project and process management essential


About the company:

This not for profit organisation, based on the city fridge, has a key purpose and goal to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients. You will be responsible for leading and managing a team of staff in a dynamic and changing environment and ensuring that the needs and experiences of consumers and carers are understood and valued.  

Your key responsibilities include:

  • Working with the community and other key stakeholders to build collaborative and coordinate care approaches across the region
  • Leading development and review of individual, team, and organisational work development plans, and supporting staff to deliver organisational excellence at all times
  • Development of key procedural and project documentation, including program guidance materials
  • Contributing to continuous improvement in the organisation’s commissioning processes
  • Ensure that data collection and reporting is relevant, timely, accurate and accessible, and that monitoring of performance is integrated into all programs and services

About you:

  • A working knowledge of healthcare systems, nursing, general practice or commissioning
  • Proven experience coordinating and managing successful multi-stakeholder projects or programs
  • Project and process management experience is essential  
  • Qualifications or relevant experience in education or health system improvement 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication including report writing and presenting is essential
  • Experience in quality improvement methodology, application and implementation 
  • A positive and proactive approach to work
  • A full drivers license


  • Work with a passionate team of experts, with a wealth of skills and experiences
  • Work in a friendly, supportive & professional environment 
  • Have access to continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Take advantage of salary packaging and leave loading
  • Work in open plan office space close to public transport

Please note you will need to obtain a police check and working with childrens check for this role before commencing this role.  

If this sounds interesting or you would like to hear more, please contact me at or simply apply online with your CV, including a cover letter.

At Charterhouse, we embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation, and gender identity. On behalf of our client, we promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people; to embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contributions to the workplace.