Position Details
Reference Number 38953
Position Title Triage Coordinator
Employment Status Fixed Term Part Time, Fixed Term Full Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Under 18 Triage
Hours per Week 38.00
Position Summary


Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Mental Health Clinician (RPN4, SW3, OT3, P3) to join our Under 18 Triage Co-ordinator. The Triage coordinator is accountable to the manager of the Triage Assessment and planning Service (TAPS) and will work collaboratively with the broader Mental Health staff and teams.  

The Child and Adolescent Triage Coordinator  has operational responsibility for the appropriate utilisation of both the physical and human resources of Under 18 triage, in order to optimise the delivery of services to its client population. The position is both a coordination and direct clinical role 

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities as included on the Position Description.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Contact Person Julie Hume
Contact Number (03) 9496 5000
Closing Date 10/10/2021
Position Description
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