Director, Community Based Drug and Alcohol Responses
- One of Australia’s largest community health organisations
- Lead the portfolio through a time of immense transformation
- Deliver impact through high quality, client centred, value based care
cohealth creates impact through a powerful combination of advocacy, innovation in service delivery and partnerships with consumers, communities and other stakeholders. The current strategic plan is transformative, driving the development of new service models and approaches and shaping new ways of working to deliver real impact for communities.
cohealth is seeking an inspirational and highly collaborative Director, Community Based Drug and Alcohol Responses to lead multidisciplinary drug and alcohol responses through a time of immense transformation. This newly created senior leadership role will oversee strategy, planning and implementation across the portfolio, supporting harm minimisation, treatment and addiction medicine services and ensuring the delivery of high-quality, client centred, value-based care that is impactful for the community. The Director will also be responsible for leading cohealth’s evolution in the drug and alcohol sector through the development of strategic opportunities and partnerships, responding to reform and community need.
Reporting to the Deputy CEO, the Director will be a highly collaborative, inspiring and engaging senior leader who has the courage and drive to lead change to improve outcomes for communities, particularly with those that are disadvantaged and marginalised. With a deep understanding of primary health and community health service sectors and service provision, the incumbent will have knowledge of contemporary consumer and client directed models of care, including consumers experiencing complex health and wellbeing issues. Expertise of complex design and delivery of drug and alcohol response, as well as clinical and partnership governance will be key for success in the role. Undergraduate or postgraduate qualifications as a health or community service professional and post graduate management qualifications will be highly regarded.
cohealth is one of Australia’s largest community health organisations, delivering a range of health and support services across Melbourne’s CBD, northern and western suburbs. With over 30 sites cohealth provides a range of vital services including medical, dental, allied health, mental health, and counselling, and many specialist health services. cohealth’s mission is to strengthen community and make a difference to the lives and wellbeing of people.
To apply – please click on ‘APPLY NOW’ and using reference COHaod1123, address your cover letter and resume to Sandra Kerr, of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.