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Social Worker - Aged Care

  • Location Caulfield Hospital
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Applications Close At: Closes in 3 days
    Published on 17 May 2018
  • Job no: 11928
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Social Work

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Full Time - 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
  • Ongoing appointment
  • Based at Caulfield
  • Grade 1

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast paced Aged Care and  Rehabilitation facility providing social work intervention and support to patients and families with a variety of complex psycho-social needs.

In order to become our new Social Worker, you will have an ability to work with new and developing service structures such as NDIS and My Aged Care and capacity to engage, support and provide advice to our  consumers  and interdisciplinary teams in relation to discharge planning pathways is essential. Strong, empathetic communication skills combined with the ability to support and counsel patients with complex psycho social needs are required in this role.  Excellent supervision is provided and the role is located within a supportive team environment.  

In addition, you'll gain access to salary packaging, discounted health insurance and banking as well as the ability to access an onsite gymnasium and car park.

Please direct further queries to Maria Pavlou on 03 9076 492

Applications close at 11pm on Wednesday 30th of May 2018

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closes in 3 days - 30 May 2018
  • Published on 17 May 2018, 4:25 AM