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Posted 28.02.2021
Industry: Consulting
Career level: Mid-level
Employment type: Part time
Job location: Queensland, Cairns
Salary offered Negotiable


Education: Specialist's Degree
Experience: 0-2 years
Driving license: No

Job role

GRADE 2 SOCIAL WORKERS – JOIN A DYNAMIC, SUPPORTIVE AND PASSIONATE TEAM! FULL TIME POSITION FIXED-TERM MATERNITY LEAVE COVER TO MARCH 2022 BASED AT ST VINCENT’S HOSPITAL ON THE PARK – EAST MELBOURNE About St Vincent’s Located in vibrant Fitzroy, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne (SVHM) is part of St Vincent’s Health Australia and a leading teaching, research and tertiary health service which employs more than 5,000 staff across 18 sites throughout Melbourne. SVHM provides a diverse range of adult clinical services including acute medical and surgical services, sub-acute care, medical diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care, correctional health and community residential care. SVHM is one of Australia's leading Catholic not-for-profit healthcare providers. About The Department The Social Work Department at SVHM is recognised as a leader in developing and delivering best clinical practice to highly vulnerable groups such as people experiencing homelessness, family violence and addiction. In addition to this, SVHM has a widely respected Aboriginal Health Unit and over 10 years of experience in designing a comprehensive clinical model of responding to Elder Abuse. As a social worker at SVHM, your social work values will fit well within an organisation whose mission and strategy clearly sets out its commitment to advocating for vulnerable groups and providing excellent and compassionate health care. The Social Work Department is comprised of 3 teams and covers patients at St Vincent’s Hospital in Fitzroy, St Vincent’s on the Park in East Melbourne and St George’s Hospital in Kew. We provide a comprehensive and flexible professional development program, as well as structured supervision and support for clinical decision making. In addition to this, we are able to assist you to develop your skills and plan your career progression via varied clinical rotations in a wide range of practice areas. This may include the opportunity to experience work at different sites within SVHM. With a strong focus on innovative service delivery and continuous practice improvement, you will also benefit from the knowledge and support of a Grade 4 social worker who is dedicated to research and quality improvement. About The Role An opportunity currently exists for a Grade 2 Social Worker to join our team on a fixed term basis to cover maternity leave. To fulfil this role, it is essential that you have a number of years of experience in hospital social work, preferably including GEM and Rehab. Knowledge and experience of the NDIS process will be highly regarded. The successful candidate will have highly developed skills in assessment and complex discharge planning, as well as the ability to work autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Previous experience in an inpatient hospital setting is essential. The successful candidate will contribute to positive outcomes for patients via the provision of high quality social work service to patients and families using proficient clinical skills, effective communication and collaboration. Supervision of a Grade 1 social worker and/or social work student may be required. Classifications for this position will range from Social Worker Grade 2SC21 - SC24($81,300 - $93,400 per annum). Duties Use your skills to undertake multi-dimensional, comprehensive psychosocial assessments, apply clinical reasoning, and formulate appropriate complex intervention and discharge plans Liaise with patients, their families and/or carers to co-ordinate, facilitate and communicate patient treatment and outcomes Actively participate in quality improvement and research activities Provide supervision and participate in clinical education programs as required Promote and develop positive relationships within the department, wider organisation and with community partners Qualifications, Skills And Experience Bachelor Degree or Qualifying Masters in Social Work Current Victorian Driver’s Licence Significant social work experience in a hospital or related health care setting is essential


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St Vincent’s is a tertiary public healthcare service. We provide a range of services, including acute medical and surgical services, emergency and critical care, aged care, diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care and residential care. We work with a vast network of collaborative partners to deliver high quality treatment, teaching, education and research. We have more than 5,000 staff and 880 beds in daily use across our services.
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