Mental Health Team Leader - Mittagong Group Home

$65,000 - $80,000 yearly
  • The Co-Group Limited
  • Mittagong - Group Home
  • Oct 12, 2020
Casual Nursing, Community, Medical Disability Care

Job Description

The Co-Group Limited is looking to assist a leading Healthcare Organisation to recruit a passionate and dedicated Mental Health Team Leader for a newly established Group Home in the Mittagong/Southern Highlands Region of New South Wales.

About the Organisation

The organisation is locally owned and specialises in and aspires to improving the quality of life of people living with disability by allowing them to continue to live in shared accommodation with boutique levels of in-service such as highly trained staff, access to in-service clinical supports, occupational therapists, speech therapists, behaviour support implementors, and mentors, all with a focus on the best outcomes possible from a Management Team that cares.

The organisation is progressively expanding their services and is looking for a passionate and dedicated Team Leader who wants to work with an impressive organisation and who is committed to lifting the standards of care provided in the community. 

About the Role

The role will encompass responsibilities related to:

  • Recruiting, managing, and training a team of support staff rostered to 24/7 allocated shifts in a Group Home setting
  • Rostering
  • Managing petty cash
  • Managing supplies and ordering
  • Managing the appointments schedules of the residents
  • Ensuring compliance with disability standards
  • Ensuring WHS compliance
  • Some hands-on shifts and on call duties apply.

To be successful in this role you will require the following skills and experience:

  • Certificate IV or above in Mental Health or other relevant industry qualification
  • Demonstrated 3 years’ experience managing teams within complex service provision
  • Proven experience and willingness to work with adults with mental health issues and/or challenging behaviours

Additional mandatory requirements

  • Ability to commit to working a 24/7 rotating roster.
  • Current National Police Clearance Certificate and has an issue date of less than 12 months ago.
  • Current HLTAID003 First Aid and HLT001 CPR Certificate.
  • Current Working with Children Check for paid employment.
  • Current driver’s licence and a fully insured and reliable motor vehicle.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy, specifically in the Microsoft Office software suite.

How to Apply

If you are the person we have outlined above, then please apply by:

  • responding to this ad
  • Include your current resume that provides details (name, email and telephone number) of 2 employment related referees.

The team at TCG will be reviewing applications for this position as they are received.  If you are one of the applicants who TCG thinks may be the right fit for the position, you will be contacted via email.  


Should you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to the HR Team @ TCG via email at


Posting Date

Oct 12, 2020