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Social Work Case Manager

  • Location Alfred Health
  • Work Type Part Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Applications Close At Closes in 10 days
    Published on 7 Jan 2020
  • Job no: 23909
  • 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.

  • Fixed Term Maternity Leave Position from January 2020
  • Part Time 48 hours a fortnight
  • Three days a week, no weekends. 

Department 

HARP Complex Care is a community-based service within the range of Health Independence Programs (HIP), and in Alfred Health sits within the Community Integration Program.

Role

This Grade-Two Social Work position works within a site based geographical team alongside nurses and complex care coordinators. The social work case manager is responsible for undertaking comprehensive bio-psychosocial patient assessments and developing and implementing patient-centered care plans in collaboration with the patient, family, carers and broader multidisciplinary team. 

The position works in a dynamic context in a multidisciplinary model to provide an integrated flexible model of care. HARP works in collaboration with a multitude of stakeholders and the patient to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals through clinical and psychosocial interventions 

Skills 

The successful applicant will have:

Grade Two Social Work capabilities.

Sound assessment skills, the ability to recognise risk and or deterioration in the community and escalate appropriately 

A strong interest in caring for people who experience significant challenges in both chronic disease, vulnerability and psychosocial complexities  

A Bachelors Degree in Social Work 

Benefit

This role opens opportunities for the incumbent to gain valuable experience in the management and care of diverse, challenging and dynamic problems for people with chronic and complex health conditions.

Question

All queries to Jennah Holwell HARP Operations Lead 0419770002 

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.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in 10 days - 29 Jan 2020
  • Published on 07 Jan 2020, 5:01 AM