Social Worker - Casual

Job posted: 27/04/2021
Applications close: 25/10/2021 (Midnight)
34 days remaining

34 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 57606

Reference: 57606

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Casual Social Worker

  • Join our suportive & collabrative team as a Grade 2 Social Worker

  • Weekend and weekday shifts available

  • Weekend service at The Royal Melbourne Hospital City campus

  • Saturday and Sunday shifts in the Acute Medical Unit (8 hour shifts)

  • Saturday ward service shifts (4 hour shift)

  • Weekday shifts at City and Royal Park Campuses

  • Multiple roles available

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

As one of the largest health services in Victoria, and a team of more than 10,000 strong, we provide a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, and mental health services; as well as rehabilitation, aged care, outpatient and community programs. We are a designated state-wide provider for services including trauma, and we lead centres of excellence for tertiary services in several key specialties including neurosciences, nephrology, oncology, cardiology and virtual health.

Surrounded by a Parkville Precinct of brilliant thinkers, we collaborate to set new benchmarks in health excellence – benchmarks that impact across the globe. While the work we do takes us in inspiring new directions; caring for each other, our patients and consumers is as essential to who we are, as any scientific breakthrough we make. We put people first - leading with kindness and working together, we excel as one Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Your new team

  • We are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Social Work team - casual pool. These are casual positions across acute and sub-acute sites

  • The Social Work Department has a well-established supervision program and supports ongoing professional development for all staff

  • Only applications that have addressed the Essential and Desirable Key Selection criteria will be considered

Your success in this role, will be in your ability to:

  • Deliver excellent social work patient focused clinical care to patients and their carers

  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrate your experience and skills to work autonomously in a busy and high pressure environment

The successful applicants will have sound communication skills, experience working in an acute hospital setting and demonstrable experience of effective working relationships within interdisciplinary teams, patients and their families/ loved ones.

Your Contribution

  • Provide clinical excellence and social work service across both acute and sub-acute campuses

  • Be part of and contribute to a dynamic and progressive Social Work team

  • Foster positive team and workplace culture

Our Commitment to you


Here at The RMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.  

We believe our success comes from our people. We’re committed to the RMH being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.

This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare.


The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.



For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

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Lorri Chandler - 0419 053 743 -

Social Worker - Casual