Director Of Training, Junior Medical Workforce - Mercy Mental Health (


Melbourne, VIC

Posted 5/19/2019



The role of Director of Training, Junior Medical Workforce, Mercy Mental Health will be committed to maintaining a high standard of training provided under the RANZCP Registrar Training Program at Mercy Mental Health.

It is expected that you will work collaboratively with supervisors, trainees, and, external stakeholders to ensure the smooth implementation and operation of the program.

The Director will oversee the implementation and maintenance of an academic program within the mental health service and will also be responsible for the planning and monitoring of the trainees' progression towards fellowship with the College. A detailed position description is available on request.

To be eligible to apply for this position candidates must be Fellows of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and an accredited College supervisor. Past experience in managing a training program is preferable.

Mercy Mental Health supports people in south west metropolitan Melbourne with severe and complex mental illnesses by providing acute and community-based care. Services are available to adults through acute inpatient programs, residential rehabilitation programs and crisis and community recovery-focused treatment programs. We also offer inpatient and community specialist perinatal mental health services to women and infants in western Victoria.

Mercy Health is a Catholic organisation employing over 9000 people who provide compassionate and holistic care through our acute hospitals, aged care facilities, mental health programs, palliative and respite services, maternity and women's health services, early parenting services and home care services.

Mercy Health is proud to be recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the WGEA.

•Values driven culture
•Salary packaging benefits
•Leadership Capability Framework to support your career progression and development
•Camp Australia School Holiday Program
• - our health & wellbeing hub supporting you to be the best you can be
•Stepping Stones - our flexibility framework supporting your growth and work life balance
•Fully funded childcare referral service
To find out more about these exciting initiatives, please visit Mercy Health Careers homepage ()

At Mercy Health we pride ourselves on embracing diversity and foster an inclusive culture where individual differences are respected and celebrated. We encourage applications from people of all ages, abilities and cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples.

To be the successful candidate you must meet the position requirements as well as provide a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check.

To apply and/or to view the position description, please click "Apply"

Enquiries to: A/Professor Dean Stevenson at
Quote Ref No: MMH 51
Applications Close: Sunday, 26 May 2019

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