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Reference Number 11938
Position Title Child and Youth Mental Health Services Manager
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Department headspace Capalaba
Location Mental Health Sup K-ESS
Classification Salaried Staff - Position Level 06 (Car)
Hours per Fortnight 76
Position Summary

Child and Youth Mental Health Services Manager


Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) is a large and dynamic organisation with more than 65 locations throughout South East Queensland supporting 100,000 Queenslanders every year. As a not-for-profit organisation with over 100 years' experience in delivering aged care, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation, please see &


  • The Child and Youth Mental Health Services Manager is a new key senior role within WMQ's mental health team - responsible for the leadership and strategic planning of WMQ child and youth mental health services including headspace services in Hervey Bay, Maryborough and Capalaba. Overnight travel will be required between locations (at a minimum once per month).
  • This position has responsibility for ensuring both quality service delivery of existing services (including clinical governance) and exploring business development opportunities across the sector.
  • This role will support centre management and staff to ensure the ongoing development of consistent processes, policies and practices that support an integrated service to WMQ Clients and key stakeholders and builds strong relationships in accordance with the WMQ charter and the vision and direction of the Community Care and Inclusion (CC&I) Directorate.
  • This role will work closely with the Mental Health Services and Practice Manager and other leaders to implement the mental health strategic plan, inclusive of operationalising new business, strong clinical governance and WMQ's mental health practice framework.
  • The success candiate will be well remunerated and includes a vehicle.


See attached Position Description for Key Responsibilities.


How to Apply:

Applications must address the 'Qualifications, Knowledge and Requirement' for this role (contained within the attached position description) and are to be submitted online at by 4pm of the closing date.



Why work with Wesley Mission Queensland

Working alongside people who love what they do
Salary Packaging
Product Discounts
Travel Discounts
Access to discounted holiday units
Employee Assistance Program



Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all.  We are committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity.  We are a preferred employer for older workers.  Successful applicants are expected to abide by the WMQ Code of Conduct.  Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicant.  To view our Privacy Policy, please click here.  Salary Packaging is available to permanent Staff to enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Contact Person Shele LIDDLE
Contact Number
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Closing Date 02/06/2020
Position Description
Child and Youth MH Services Manager - April 2020.pdf Open
Application Guide View Guide
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.