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.
GRADE 2- PERMANENT- FULL TIME
The Alfred Health Social Work Service operates across The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham Hospitals. The Social Work Service includes approximately 52 EFT (operational reports) with an additional 70 EFT (professional reports) who provide interventions to inpatients and outpatients across all Alfred Health clinical programs.
The Social Work Service is aligned to the Alfred Health strategic goals and operational performance targets. The Social Work Service is committed to the teaching and ongoing professional education of staff and students, research and quality improvement activities. All Social Work staff must meet the profession’s competency-based minimum standards of practice at all times. All Social Work staff must be eligible for AASW registration.
Caulfield Hospital is seeking the services of an innovative, energetic and motivated social worker to join our Social work service.
The Social Work Department is looking for an experienced Grade 2 Social worker to join our team in the sub-acute setting. This role is full time and is required to provide a holistic service delivery to our patients and families.
The successful candidate will have proven hospital experience whilst bringing proficent skills in:
Psychosocial assessments, risk assessments, discharge planning and collaborative teamwork.
The succesful candidate will also have relevant hospital experience and an understanding of the aged care/NDIS and TCP processes.
Applicants must hold a Bachelor Degree or Qualifying Masters in Social Work
Previous experience working in a hospital setting.
Experience in working within an Electronic medical record
Please address the Key Selection Criteria when applying for this role.
- Salary Packaging
- Discount Health Insurance
- Car Parking (subject to availability)
- Onsite Gym
- Child care services
Closing date: October 01, 2020
Enquiries to: Mary Fantidis - Acting Deputy Social Work Manager - 9076 3026
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.