Social Worker Masada Private Hospital Ramsay Health

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are seeking experienced Social Worker to join our team at Masada Private Hospital on a
Casual basis (flexible work hours!)

 

About the Role

An exciting opportunity is available to become a member of our team as a Social Worker. Passionate about providing the best quality care for patients, our supportive team of professionals provides a range of services to assist patients and their families with the emotional and practical impacts of illness, injury and hospitalisation.

In the role, you will be responsible for providing social work services to an allocated caseload of clients in liaison with medical, nursing, allied health and other health care providers.

This may involve, but is not limited to:

  • Discharge planning for patients with complex needs and linking patients to community services and supports
  • Psychosocial assessments, risk assessments and inter-agency collaboration for future care planning
  • Provision of advocacy and supports for patients, carers and families
  • Brief intervention counselling around adjustment to disease and disability, loss, grief and bereavement
  • Consultation and intervention for child abuse, elder abuse and domestic violence cases

About You

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor of Social Work (or equivalent)
  • Eligible for full membership of Australian Association of Social Workers
  • Demonstrated ability to utilise a variety of social work interventions
  • Demonstrated experience in medical social work practice
  • Knowledge of community resources services to meet client needs
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and independently as required
  • Willingness to uphold the Ramsay Way core values

About the Organisation

Masada Private Hospital is a fully accredited 105 bed acute medical, surgical facility with specialised dermatology, early parenting and rehabilitation services located in central Melbourne. Our philosophy is to provide a range of services which are appropriate to the needs of the community.

The Hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 72 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. We have been focused on delivering high-quality patient care and practising the Ramsay Way philosophy of ‘People Caring for People’ since 1972.

Benefits of working with Ramsay at Masada include;

  • Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
  • Flexible shift times to ensure we can support each employee’s unique work-life balance
  • Access to affordable coffee and meals at our onsite cafe
  • Free Parking
  • Work alongside an experienced and committed team of professionals

How to Apply

All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application.

Requirements

Everyone who joins Ramsay:

  • Must be vaccinated against Covid-19, including a third dose if required under State health orders
  • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months
  • According to the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Nikki Phillips, Allied Health Manager, at [email protected] [link removed]

Applications close: 19th July 2022 at 11:55pm

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Masada Private Hospital Ramsay Health

Employment Type

Casual/Vacation

Job Salary

Not Provided

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