Locum Social Worker

FAR NORTH QLD, our client is a large health service operating across multiple locations. Requiring experienced Hospital Acute care Social Worker

Social Worker, job ref: 1114414
Location: Cairns, QLD
Salary: $41.90 – $63.51 DOE – Accommodation would be considered.

Our clients is seeking a full time locum HP3 Social Workers, HP4 would be considered. ASAP start until June 30, 2021. Experience in Hospital Acute wards is essential. This opportunity allows for a work like balance offering a Monday to Friday work week.

Please quote job reference: 1114414

About our Client, your new employer:

On the beautiful coast of FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND, our client is a large health service operating across multiple locations offering a wide range of services including but not limited to accident and emergency, mental health, allied health, specialist services and obstetrics.

A little about the role:

Full time hours for a locum Social Worker to assist in back filling on the wards. Minimum 2 years’ experience desired and well versed in hospital acute settings. No specific clinical experience required.

Duties you will be responsible for:

• An ability to identify and build strengths and talents and assist to develop goals and aspirations for personal, social and practical employability skills
• Strong reflective practice skills
• Demonstrate sound knowledge in Social Work theory and practice skills
• Ability to implement solutions and to undertake individual assessments at intake
• Demonstrate sound knowledge in Social Work theory and practice skills
• You are very culturally responsive and communicate sensitively and effectively to engage with the community and can respond to young people in crisis
• Great communication is the key for you and you have a strong understanding of social, emotional and environmental barriers
• Your positive and professional approach means you are ready to meet any challenge that comes your way

Skills and Experience:

• AHPRA Registered
• Social work Degree
• 2 ’ years’ experience | Acute Hospital experience essential
• Current Working with children
• Current National Police Check (within the last 12 months)
• 2 professional references

Benefits:

• Located in Sunny North Queensland
• Hospital setting
• Full time hours, Monday to Friday worked between – 7:30am and 5:30pm

Invitations are now open to apply for this incredible position today. Nichole Fitzgerald is available to discuss this role in the strictest of confidence. Please forward your resume or contact Nichole Fitzgerald today.
E: nichole@aussielocums.com.au P: +61 7 4031 9991 M: 0448 886 683
  • Location: Cairns, QLD
  • Job Type: Contract or Temp
  • Job Ref: 1114414