Social Work - Grade 2

Job posted: 16/11/2020
Applications close: 30/11/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 42894

Reference: 42894

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

  • Temporary Parental Leave position - Full-time, Fixed Term (1.0EFT / 5 days per week)

  • Do you want to join a team of social workers working in the hospital setting?

  • Are you looking for an opportunity to work across a diverse patient population?

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.

About the Role and You

Monash Health, Casey Hospital Social Work department is looking for an experienced Grade 2 social worker to join the team working across the adult ward areas of the hospital. The position is a parental leave temporary full-time position based at the Casey Hospital until September 2021.

The work provides an opportunity to showcase your skills in working with people from diverse backgrounds, across a range of diagnostic groups, using skills in assessment, care planning, decision-making and discharge planning.

You will be a member of a dynamic team with the opportunity to work in a setting assisting adult patient cohorts from general medicine, general surgery, emergency department and other specialty areas as required. The focus is on psychosocial assessments, complex discharge planning and family care planning. Experience in a hospital or other health setting is required.

You must be eligible for AASW membership including continuing professional education and hold a current Victorian driver’s license and Working with Children Check.

Monash Health employee benefits:

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite discounted staff parking

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Onsite Gym

  • Access to professional development courses and seminars

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 

Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Social Work - Grade 2

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Tina Brooker - 0481904982

Social Work - Grade 2