Social Worker Level 1/2 – Tweed Northern NSW Local Health District


Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Social Worker Lvl 1/2
Remuneration: $34.01 – $49.28 per hour
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ432667

Tweed Community & Allied Health have an exciting career opportunity for a Social Worker to join their professional team. Providing comprehensive and appropriate Social Work assessment and intervention as an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team for patients/clients of the Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD). 

About you:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Social Work and eligible for membership of The Australian Social Work Association. To be appointed as a Level 2 Health Professional evidence must be provided of three years’ clinical experience.
  • Ability to provide clinical Social Work services within the scope of practice of the position.
  • Effective communication through the use of information technology, written, verbal and interpersonal skills with the ability to identify key messages, issues and concerns when communicating with others
  • Ability to utilise problem solving skills and a multidisciplinary team approach in the planning, delivery and coordination of patient care and effectively prioritise and organise own work/caseload

We can offer you:

Opportunity for extra tax savings through Salary Packaging  

Novated Leasing 

Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for staff and family members 

Subsidsied gym and fitness services through Fitness Passport for for you and your famility



Northern NSW Local Health District embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.


NNSWLHD is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this osition. All applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably.  For help with your application to this role visit Stepping Up, our online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.


To apply for this position, you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.  For more information please see


You may be subject to a probationary period of three months from the date of appointment to this position.

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For role related queries or questions contact Wendy Neill on [email protected]

Applications Close: 1 October 2023



Northern NSW Local Health District

Job Salary

Part time