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Social Worker- Gd 3

Job posted: 26/05/2021
Applications close: 28/06/2021 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 23814

Reference: 23814

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Social Worker, Grade 3


Eastern Health subacute services


28hrs hours a week - Angliss Hospital


 


This Senior Social Work position provides the clinical leadership for social work services to Rehabilitation and Aged Medicine at the Angliss Hospital, promoting optimum patient outcomes, best practice standards and clinical excellence.  Working in a dynamic team environment, the senior social worker will demonstrate advanced skills in psychosocial assessments, risk assessments, complex discharge planning and social work interventions. This position will also deliver professional support, supervision and leadership to the subacute social work team at the Angliss Hospital.


Within our broader social work and allied health teams, you will be part of a supportive environment that ensures structured supervision, professional development opportunities and engagement in research and quality activities.  With a ‘can do’ attitude, flexibility, resilience, and excellent interpersonal skills, you will be a valued member of the Eastern Health Allied Health team.


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.



 You will be responsible for: 



  • Providing a high quality clinical social work service to patients at Eastern Health

  • Providing leadership to social work staff 

  • The supervision and support of social work staff

  • Liaising with social work and allied health management teams

  • Undertaking quality projects  



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


The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospital



If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!


For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to Nichola Terrington, Allied Health Rehabilitation Manager, on 0437 661 949.



All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.


You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.


Please submit all applications online.


Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


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


Social Worker- Gd 3

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

NICHOLA TERRINGTON - (04) 3766 1949

Social Worker- Gd 3