Grade 2 Social Worker – Rehabilitation

  • 0.3 FTE Grade 2 Social Worker – Rehabilitation
  • Ongoing Role
  • Fantastic Supportive Team committed to Excellence in client care.

We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us.

We are offering an opportunity for the right person. We are committed to providing an environment that fosters and develops your existing skill sets and hopefully some new ones. We can offer you a role that will cement your knowledge and provide you opportunities to grow and broaden your professional portfolio.

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a values-based organisation. Our values are:

Compassion, Leadership, Excellence, Accountability and Respect.

The Role

The role is challenging, interesting, complex and rewarding. The role will work within the outpatient rehabilitation program providing care and support to people with neurological conditions and complex needs.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced Social Worker – Rehabilitation to utilise their knowledge and skills in an outpatient environment. The role involves both one to one interventions and group opportunities. As a member of the Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Team, you will work collaboratively to achieve patient outcomes and contribute to service improvement initiatives. The multidisciplinary team incorporates an Occupational Therapist, a Speech Pathologist, Physiotherapists, an Exercise Physiologist and an Allied Health Assistant.

Applicants must have:

  • Experience in outpatient rehabilitation settings and with patients with complex needs is desirable.
  • A strong commitment to consumer participation.
  • Contribute knowledge, skills and attributes to the team.
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Reflect client centred philosophy in the delivery of care.
  • A fantastic attitude and dedication to the profession.
  • Excellent communication skills.

About Us:

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a dynamic and rapidly expanding public health service providing Acute, Community, Maternity and Aged Care to the City of Melton and Shire of Moorabool in Melbourne’s Western suburbs.

This role includes many challenges combined with many chances to shine!

How to apply:

Applicants will be required to complete a questionnaire which will include responses to the Key Selection Criteria when applying for this position. To obtain more information and the Key Selection Criteria please refer to the position description.

Applications Close: 29 April 2019

Applications must be submitted online – to apply for this position click: Apply Now

The successful applicant will be required to provide a current Police Check and Working with Children Check prior to the commencement of employment.

Djerriwarrh Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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