Social Worker - Grade 2 Ambulatory Aged Care Program


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Full time

Job Description:

A large hospital service based 2 hours from Melbourne is seeking a permanent Social Worker to join their Aged Care program. This is a community based role. Working in a multi-disciplinary team of 14, your duties will be:

  • Providing counselling, psychosocial assessment, case management and crisis intervention to patients
  • Conduct evidence based clinical work
  • Ensure Social Work referrals are triaged and accessed in a timely manner and support the achievement of care plans.
  • A case management / care coordination model of care is included in this role
  • Identify opportunities to better access Aged Care Clients
  • Conduct home and well as clinic visits - a fleet car is provided
  • Work closely with family and carers regarding care plans.

Necessary Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Social Work and eligibility of membership of Australia Association of Social Workers (AASW)
  • Ideally 3 + year experience working in Social Work.
  • Experience working in Aged Care, community health and / or rehabilitation
  • Sound knowledge of person centred care and planning and implementing social work services
  • Full drivers licence
  • National Police Check is required

What's in it for you

  • Salary ranging from $78,956.80 - $90,766 in accordance to a Social Worker VIC Grade 2 position
  • 9.5% super
  • Access to salary packaging
  • Monthly RDO
  • Access to a fleet car to conduct visits.

To Apply

  • If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please click 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts. Alternatively, you can contact Siobhan O'Toole on 02 4945 6208 or email for further information and a confidential discussion.

Company Info
Medacs Healthcare NZ PO Box 74385 Auckland 1543, Suite 1 Level 1
72 Dominion Road

Phone: 0800300580 / 09 623 8007
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