Crisis & Community Services Manager

March 5, 2020

Apply your passion for building resilient communities and your expertise in mental health and wellbeing to the new role of Crisis and Community Services Manager at Lifeline Gippsland!

Lifeline Gippsland provides a critical community service to those in need of crisis support with the 24-hour telephone crisis support line, which along with their other community development and suicide prevention services links Lifeline Gippsland to approximately 23,000 people each year.

The Crisis and Community Services Manager reports directly to the CEO and forms part of the leadership team at Lifeline Gippsland. Managing the day to day operations across both community development programs and crisis services, and leading a team of diversely skilled and experienced professionals, you will also be accountable for the quality, financial performance, strategic planning and sustainability of the programs. The position is based at the Morwell office and is offered at 0.8 EFT.

To be considered for this exciting management opportunity you must possess relevant qualifications along with demonstrated experience at a management level which includes the management of work teams. Candidates who have experience in the field of mental health and wellbeing will be highly regarded. In return for your passion and leadership in crisis support and building community resilience, you will be rewarded with a family-friendly work environment, supportive management team and salary packaging benefits

This position is 76 hours per fortnight.

Benefits of working for Lifeline Gippsland

  • We offer a family-friendly, fun and flexible working environment
  • Work with small, but highly dedicated team of staff and volunteers
  • Salary packaging is available

Lifeline Gippsland supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. We encourage all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.

Please view the Position Description prior to submitting your application. Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria will not be considered.  Applications close Friday 14 February 2020.