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Social Worker - ED Weekends, Box Hill Hospital

Job posted: 04/05/2022
Applications close: 25/05/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 25955

Reference: 25955

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan








 

 SOCIAL WORKER GRADE 2



  • Permanent Part-Time  - Weekends and flexible

  • Box Hill HospitalEmergency Department

  • Salary Packaging available



Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.



About the Role


You will be responsible for:



  • Providing a clinical social work service to the Emergency Department at Box Hill Hospital

  • Conducting comprehensive psychosocial and risk assessments and comprehensive care planning

  • Working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team

  • Liaising and working closely with key external agencies including Child protection and Family Violence agencies

  • Assist in the development of services within the clinical stream by applying evidence based and client centred care within a multidisciplinary setting

  • Contributing to a  supportive environment that ensures structured supervision, professional development opportunities and engagement in research and quality activities



About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers

  • Demonstrated capacity to work effectively in a fast-paced health  environment

  • Demonstrated expertise in working in a multidisciplinary team

  • Excellent risk assessment skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A 'Can Do' attitude with flexibility, resilience, and excellent interpersonal skills



Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.



What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals



Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.



Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**


Social Worker - ED Weekends, Box Hill Hospital

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

GLENDA KERRIDGE - (04) 1282 4870
Popi Bisas - (04) 3200 5453

Social Worker - ED Weekends, Box Hill Hospital