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Social Worker Grade 2 - Child & Youth Mental Health

LocationThe Alfred
Work TypePart time
Positions1 Position
Published At:11 days ago
Job no: 69851
Category: 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.

  • Permanent, Part-time (4 days/wk)
  • Based in Moorabbin
  • Social Worker Grade 2
  • Frequent professional development opportunities and regular professional supervision

What's in it for you

  • Fitness Passport (Subscription membership to gyms across Melbourne)
  • Supportive multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Work-life balance

About us

INFANT, CHILD & YOUTH AREA MENTAL HEALTH & WELLBEING SERVICE (ICYAMHWS)

Alfred ICYAMHWS is one component of the Department of Mental & Addiction Health at Alfred Health. We are a community-based service providing comprehensive assessment, treatment and case management to infants, children, adolescents and young people up to the age of 25 years of age presenting with behavioural, emotional, psychiatric or developmental difficulties. 

ICYAMHWS provides clinical services in partnership with a wide range of service providers to achieve the best possible outcomes. Alfred ICYAMHWS is committed to active participation by families and young people in evaluating and improving our services.

The Mental Health & Intellectual Disability Initiative for Youth (MHIDI-Y) Team, falls under the Neurodevelopmental Stream. The Neurodevelopmental stream is a 0-25-year service incorporating, neuropsychiatry, developmental assessment and management service and MHIDI youth. This stream specialises in the overlap between psychiatry, neurology, medicine and disability. The team provides multidisciplinary assessment and case management for children and young people with delays/impairments in several areas of development with additional emotional, social and behavioural problems. The neurodevelopmental team seeks to support families of children and young people and to prevent secondary psychiatric impairment by means of early detection and management of dual disabilities.

What you’ll be doing

This is a mental health clinician role consisting predominantly of case management, youth and family mental health assessment with in a multidisciplinary team, youth, parent and family based intervention work and opportunities for group work.

What we need from you

  • Approved tertiary qualifications and eligibility for membership with AASW
  • Australian working rights
  • Full Covid-19 and 2023 Influenza vaccination
  • Current Victorian Driver's License
  • Current Working with Children Check and be willing to undergo a Background Check

Other benefits

  • Portable long service leave from other public health services
  • Great employment benefits as part of Alfred Health:
    • Wellbeing initiatives
    • Salary Packaging & Novated Leasing through Maxxia.
    • Flexible Heath Insurance coverage through HCF Health Insurance
  • Located close to public transport and cafes

If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, include your resume and cover letter. 

For more information regarding the position please contact Eloise Hughes on ph: 8552 0555

Closing date: Tuesday, 25th June 2024 by 11pm AEST

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.

In accordance with the Health Minister's Covid-19 Mandatory Vaccination Order, all Alfred Health employees are required to be fully vaccinated (3 doses) for COVID-19 or hold an acceptable medical exemption. Furthermore, in accordance with the Health Services Amendment (Mandatory Vaccination of Healthcare Workers) Act 2020, health care workers in Category A or B roles (as determined by the department’s risk ratings) are required to be vaccinated against influenza or hold an acceptable medical exemption. 

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Published on 11 Jun 2024, 2:10 AM