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Social Worker (Mental Health) - Svhn

St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney - Sydney, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Source: uWorkin



Title: Social Worker

Employment Type: Maximum Term, Part Time (end date 18/11/2021)

Hours per week: 16 Hours/week


Grade: Social Worker Level 1 / 2

Salary: $64,463.00 - $93,393.00 pro-rata per annum

Enterprise Agreement: The NSW (Non-Declared) Affiliated Health Organisations’ Professional and Associated Staff Agreement 2009

Department Name: Mental Health Service (Caritas)

Position Summary

A vacancy exists in the above unit for a highly motivated Social Worker with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care. The successful applicant(s) will be expected to be able to provide assessment and psychological therapy, work collaboratively with people across the inpatient setting, as well as local non-government organisations.

The provision of best practice working with a range of mental health issues and consumers with multiple social and economic complexities.

The role will promote recovery and minimise any possible disability associated with mental illness.

Ensure that consumers and /or carers participate in the development and implementation of their own treatment/management plans.

Participate in initial assessment of people presenting in a psychiatric emergency and/or in crisis.

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information and how to apply, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.

About St Vincent's Health Network Sydney

St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Sacred Heart Health Service and St Joseph's Hospital at Auburn. We are part of St Vincent's Health Australia, the largest diversified health care organisation within Australia's not for profit Catholic health care sector. As a Catholic health and aged care service provider, our mission is to bring God's love to those in need through the healing ministry of Jesus, with a commitment to those who are poor and vulnerable.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, and the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks are conducted for all successful candidates. Employment with St Vincent's is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Occupational Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - NSW Health Policy Directive PD2020 _017. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.

What We Offer

  • Generous salary packaging and Fitness Passport for eligible staff
  • Opportunity to access a large range of clinical and non-clinical education programs
  • Supported post graduate opportunities within applicable fields
  • Careers development opportunities across the St Vincent’s Health Australia Network.
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Work/Life balance
Application Instructions

St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions.

When applying for the position, Applicants will be required to upload a recent Resume as well as a separate Cover Letter addressing the Selection Criteria for the position as outlined below. External applicants are to upload their Cover Letter alongside their Resume when reaching the ‘My Experience tab >Resume/CV> Upload. For Internal applicants, this document is to be uploaded further down the page alongside your Resume under Resume/CV> Upload.

Selection Criteria
  • Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries and St Vincent’s Health Australia
  • Eligible for membership of the Australian association of Social Workers
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Able to demonstrate competence, knowledge and experience in the management, treatment and care coordination of persons with a mental illness
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary health care team on an inpatient setting.
  • Commitment to maximising levels of consumer participation in decision making and choices over treatment and management plans
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality client care Demonstrated commitment to own personal and professional development
  • An example on how to address the selection criteria is provided in the link below in order to assist you with completing your application.
Applicants that do not address the selection criteria will have their application automatically culled.

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Sydney, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical


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