Social Worker Grade 2 Job at Monash Health – in Victoria
Employment Type Full Time Ongoing
Entity Monash Health
Department Social Work Department
Location Various Facilities
Do you want to join a dynamic team of social workers working in the hospital setting?
Are you looking for an opportunity to work across a diverse patient population?
Career progression opportunities at Monash Health
Permanent Full-Time Grade 2 Social Work
Monash Health has expanded capacity to deliver quality critical healthcare. The expansion facilitates care across all sites with increase in complexity of services provided, including Emergency department, General Medicine and specialty wards.
We are now looking to appoint an experienced Social Work professional to a full time, permanent Grade 2 Social Work role at Dandenong Hospital.
You are a dynamic Social Work professional who is passionate about making a positive contribution to the health of your patients. Described as enthusiastic and motivated to perform at your best every day, you demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
You can also demonstrate:
Your dedication to safe best practice and quality care
An unwavering commitment to delivering patient centred care
Enthusiasm and a positive attitude to your work, compassion and the ability to work collaboratively and effectively in a team
Motivation to be accountable for and manage specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence
What you need:
An Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) accredited Bachelor Degree or entry level Master’s Degree of Social Work that provides eligibility for membership of the AASW.
All candidates require Australian working rights.
What we offer:
access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills and knowledge base
avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills
mentorship and career guidance
support to attend relevant forums and conferences
a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies
In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff car parking and a generous Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
You may also be entitled if employed within the period 1st July to 30th September 2022 to a Healthcare Winter Retention and Surge Payment of up to $3000
This as a great opportunity to further develop your skills and experience in a state of the art facility.
How to Apply
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.
If you have any questions regarding these opportunities please contact Brooke Webb, Social Work Manager on 0417 319 163 or email [email protected]
Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – email applications will not be considered.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months
a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)
proof of immunisation.
To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.
Selection Criteria Bachelor of Social Work or Masters of Social Work (Qualifying) Experience in health care Working with Children’s Check. Eligibility for AASW
Name Position Phone Email
Brooke Webb Social Work Manager 0417 319 163 [email protected]
Advertising Closing 22/08/2022
About the Company
Company: Monash Health –
Company Location: Victoria