Social Worker (Grade 1)

Job posted: 17/03/2020
Applications close: 31/03/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 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: 41581

Reference: 41581

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

  • Fixed term to October 2020, Full time Position

  • Location: Kingston Centre

About Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education.

About the Role

The Kingston Centre Social Work Department is looking for an experienced Grade 1 social worker to join the team working in the sub-acute setting. This position is a full time fixed term until October 2020 and is part of a flexible team who collaborate to provide a holistic approach to service delivery at the Kingston Centre. This clinical role provides an opportunity to showcase your skills in working with people from a range of diverse backgrounds as well completing complex psychosocial assessments and development of patient centred care plans. Sub-acute services offers specialty inpatient rehabilitation and geriatric evaluation and management, focussing on older people who have reduced functional independence.

You will be a member of a dynamic Social Work and Allied Health team working in a collaborative model of care across Monash Health. The position is located at the Kingston Centre and works closely with the internal and external stakeholders to provide care founded on current evidence-based practice for patients accessing care through the inpatient and community based setting.

About You

You will have experience as a health social worker and worked within the multidisciplinary team. You will have demonstrated experience as a worker who is able to work collaboratively with the broader multidisciplinary team. You will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What you need:

  • Bachelor Social Work or Master Social Work (Qualifying)

  • Eligible for AASW membership including continuing professional education

  • Experience working in the health setting

  • Current driver’s license

  • Current working with children’s check

What we offer:

  • We offer a comprehensive salary packaging and staff support program

  • Provision of supervision in line with AASW standards

  • Monash Health offers access to profession specific, relevant health and welfare education and encourages participation in quality and research activities

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.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Social Worker (Grade 1)

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Bridie Egan - 0455 282 904

Social Worker (Grade 1)