Grade 1 Social Worker Acute Medical, rotational
Fixed Term July Dec 2019 , some permanent hours
38 hours per fortnight
An enthusiastic and experience Social Worker is sought to provide Social Work Services initially to the Acute Medical wards at BHS, there may be a requirement to cover various other areas across the health service. This position has partial fixed term funding and an opportunity for the remainder to be permanentorongoing.
This position will suit someone who is organised, resourceful with demonstrated skills in psychosocial assessment, complex intervention planning, well developed communication and an ability to work within a multidisciplinary team environment in pursuit of patient and team needsorgoals.
Ability to adapt, be flexible and learn quickly
Ability to work within a fast paced environment while maintaining a professional manner
Ability to plan and problem solve
Demonstrated knowledge of Social Work theory and integration to practice
Working knowledge of Acute andoror Sub Acute hospital systems and resources
All appointments are subject to satisfactory Police Records Check and Immunisation Clearance.
All applications must be submitted online via the Ballarat Health Services e recruit portal.
For further information please contact Valetta Fraser, Clinical Manager Social Work on
BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex LGBTI people.
Job Title :
Grade 1 Social Worker
Work type :
Healthcare and Medical
Resident Only :
Only People with the right to work in Australia / New Zealand may apply for this position.