Senior Social Worker Transition Care Program

Job posted: 14/03/2023
Applications close: 04/04/2023 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 33073

Reference: 33073

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Permanent role with an accrued day off each month!
• Friendly, supportive culture
• Frankston, Mornington Peninsula & surrounding locations

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Transition Care Program (TCP) is seeking an experienced, innovative and flexible individual to work as a member of the TCP Case Management team. The program is a jointly funded program (DHS/Commonwealth) and it aims to assist frail aged patients reach their maximum functioning capacity and to help determine their long term care arrangements.

TCP operates in both the Community and Residential Aged Care environments, offering scope for clinicians to enhance their experience along the care continuum.

Please note the following;
• Flexible working environment with options to do some work from home
• Great varied caseload across inpatient residential and community based settings
• Opportunity to develop/evolve a dynamic group of case managers
• Great multidisciplinary close knit team

What You Need

The successful applicant will need to be flexible in terms of working across both residential and community areas. The Case Manager will need to demonstrate sound clinical judgement, assessment and practice skills, and have an understanding of the issues affecting patients with complex psychosocial needs and an interest in aged care issues.
The successful applicant will need to be highly motivated, and enthusiastic and to be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Further to this, the applicant will need to support case management service provision and clinicians within the TCP program as required.

Please refer to the Position Description for further details.

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Senior Social Worker Transition Care Program

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Paul Colosimo - 97881803
Audrey Peterson - 97881803

Senior Social Worker Transition Care Program