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Social Worker Grade 2

An exciting opportunity is available within South West Healthcare’s hospital and community-based Social Work and Counselling team for Grade 2 Social Workers for the 32 hours per fortnight position, based in Camperdown.

The role involves counselling, case management, advocacy, welfare work, group work and health promotion. There is a strong focus on multidisciplinary teams and a patient centred approach to care. The department provides support and supervision from an existing team of experienced clinicians.

Excellent interpersonal skills, well-grounded assessment and treatment skills, an ability to display flexibility within work practice, and an ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team are essential. All applicants should hold relevant tertiary qualifications, eligibility for registration with the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and display an aptitude to work within a healthcare setting.

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Julia Winstanley (Manager of Social Work) on 03 5563 4358 or email

The successful applicant must hold a current Victoria Driver’s Licence and will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check, Working with Children (WWC) Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare’s Immunisation Policy.

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 25 March 2018. Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.
Address Ryot Street
Warrnambool VIC 3280
Tel 0355644155