maternal, child health and immunisation coordinator in Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

seona craig, randstad
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AU$ 111,000 - AU$ 112,000 per year
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eastern suburbs melbourne, victoria
healthcare & medical
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working hours
AU$ 111,000 - AU$ 112,000 per year
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seona craig, randstad
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job description

This is the perfect opportunity to work part time (4 days a week), doing what you love, being paid what you deserve and making a real positive difference!

Our client is a leading local council in the North Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. It is an exciting time to be joining their team, they have just completed a comprehensive service review and have developed a clear, achievable vision to keep innovating and improving their services. You will play a pivotal role in bringing this vision to life and making a positive difference to the lives of families and children.

The role:

Working 4 days a week or 0.8FTE, you will be coordinating operations and ensuring excellent service delivery across 8 maternity and child health community sites, focused on the promotion of positive health and wellbeing outcomes for families and children. This exciting role has a bit of everything to keep you engaged and challenged, including:

  • Leadership and staff management - get the best out of your team of 8 nurses and 2 support staff
  • Operational management - including contract management with stakeholders
  • Keep everything in order, accurate records, compliance with service standards, policies, procedures.
  • Strategic planning and development - lead the service in the right direction and conduct regular service reviews
  • Continuous improvement - analyse, evaluate, advocate and implement opportunities
  • Provide clinical and specialist advice to children, mothers, parents and caregivers
  • Stakeholder engagement and collaboration, including a range community programs

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Victorian Nurses Board registration as a Division 1 Nurse
  • Qualifications in Midwifery and Maternal & Child Health.
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills - inspire, manage and motivate your team
  • Ability to plan, analyse and improve service delivery
  • Budget/ financial management experience or capability
  • Excellent people and relationship building skills
  • Current Drivers Licence

Similar and relevant experience leading clinical governance in a community based service and Local Government is also an advantage.

The benefits

Not only will you be working in a beautiful location, you will also be joining a council which is actively preparing for a better future and you will play an instrumental role in helping them to ahieve their service delivery goals. Additional benefits include:

  • Excellent salary package on offer over $110,000, plus 9.5% super
  • Additional allowances available depending on qualifications.
  • Working as part of a passionate, driven and cohesive team
  • Excellent support, training, induction and ongoing professional development

Our commitment to safeguarding people.

Randstad is committed to the safety and well being of all the people we provide support and care to including children and vulnerable individuals. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide criminal history checks such as a valid Police Check, and where necessary a valid state-based Working with Children Check and/or a National Police Check which are thoroughly screened. Other necessary screening/proof of registrations will be required depending upon your role type. In some circumstances and International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicants' interactions with individuals under your care using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all relevant checks to ensure the safeguarding of vulnerable people and children who may be in your care.

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Nurse, Midwife, Coordinator, Community, Manager, Maternal, Child, Health,


Division 1 Nurse (Victoria)
Midwifery and Child Health qulifications
AHPRA registered

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree