Social Worker Level 3 – Griffith

  • Company:
    Murrumbidgee Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

Where you will be working

Griffith Base Hospital is a 117 bed C1 peer grouped hospital providing a range of acute specialist services (both resident & visiting) including emergency medicine, general medicine, surgery, paediatric medicine, oncology, obstetrics, intensive care, respiratory medicine, renal dialysis and rheumatology. Each year there are approximately 19,500 emergency presentations, 2,500 operations and 540 births. Additional services at Griffith Base Hospital include physiotherapy, dietetics, pharmacy, occupational therapy and Aboriginal health. There are also a range of diagnostic services including Pathology, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, General X-Ray and Mammography.

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What you will be doing

The Allied Health Professional is an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team, providing quality services to patients/ clients of the Murrumbidgee Local Health District in order to meet their health and wellbeing needs
The Level 3 Social Worker has

  • recognised high level clinical skills enabling them to work across a range of clinical areas within their discipline and is able to perform novel, complex and critical clinical services to patients, families and carers with a high level of professional knowledge
  • operates autonomously with minimum direct clinical supervision and has a consultative role within their area of speciality
  • has an operational/supervisory role within the team, including planning, implementation, evaluation and reporting on clinical services and are involved in the implementation of MLHD protocols, initiatives, policies and procedures.
  • Please refer to the for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteria.