Social Worker Level 3 – Sexual Assault Counsellor – Tweed Northern NSW Local Health District


Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Social Worker Lvl 3
Remuneration: $53.00 – $54.78 per hour
Hours Per Week: 32
Requisition ID: REQ356368
Tweed Community & Allied Heath Is pursuing a Social Worker to provide high quality clinical services and leadership as an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team for patients/clients of the Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD).


If you have/are:

  • Relevant qualification in Bachelor of Social Work and eligible for membership of The Australian Social Work Association prior to commencing. To be appointed as a Level 3 Health Professional evidence must be provided of three years’ clinical experience and demonstrated experience of extensive specialist knowledge or a high level of broad generalist knowledge within the discipline as defined by the award definitions of a level 3 practitioner.
  • Advanced clinical reasoning and ability to apply professional judgement when performing novel, complex or critical tasks within the scope of practice of the position.
  • Ability to effectively prioritise and organise own work/caseload
  • Ability to supervise professional, technical and support staff

We can offer you:

  • Flexible and supportive work environment
  • Diverse career pathways
  • Professional and personal development
  • Opportunities to start or build a career, or re-enter the workforce
  • Challenging, inspiring and rewarding roles, and
  • The opportunity to make a difference!

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 position. 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 Nicole Ashby on [email protected]

Applications Close: 24 November 2022





Northern NSW Local Health District

Job Salary

$105,093 - $108,612