Social Worker Mental Health - Acute Adult Inpatient Unit

Job posted: 03/11/2021
Applications close: 02/12/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 29267

Reference: 29267

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Great team, respectful culture & supportive management
• Opportunities to develop and expand Mental Health knowledge
• Excellent salary packaging benefits, discounted onsite parking and employee benefits program

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Grade 2 Social Worker on 2 West (29 bed Acute Adult Inpatient Unit) is required to provide quality care to consumers through competent clinical skills, effective communication, and active participation within a multidisciplinary team environment. Additionally, the Social Worker will provide leadership and support to social workers within the mental health service

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Member of or eligibility for membership of, the AASW.
• Minimum two years post-qualifying professional experience in a hospital or related setting
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team
• Advanced demonstrated knowledge and application of Social Work theory and recovery orientated practice in mental health care

What Next

Don't Wait, Apply Now!
If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Social Worker Mental Health - Acute Adult Inpatient Unit

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Monique Keegel-Carvalho (Nursing Recruitment) - 97848527

Social Worker Mental Health - Acute Adult Inpatient Unit