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Senior Social Worker

Apply now Job no: 633269
Work type: Part time
Location: Adelaide Metro Western
Categories: Allied and Scientific Health

  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network - The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • Indicative Total Remuneration   AHP-3  $102,482/$109,204
  • Permanent part-time working 45 hours per fortnight 

The Senior Social Worker provides services as a member of the inter-disciplinary ambulatory, rehabilitation team. In this role, the Social Worker works in collaboration with other members of the team to effectively plan and provide therapeutic interventions based on client goals and provides services which support early supported discharge and hospital avoidance strategies within CALHN. This role promotes client centred practice within the ambulatory services and leads and incorporates evidence based service delivery into daily practice. This position will deliver services to a complex client group including individuals with a diagnosis of stroke, amputation, orthopaedic conditions or surgery, brain or spinal cord injury or other conditions resulting in functional decline, as well as supporting other team members in the management of client complexity. The Senior Social Worker informs and advocates on a wide range of issues as they pertain to their particular client group. The Social Worker provides support, consultation and supervision to allied health staff and students, and clinical leadership of the team and Social Work service to ensure effective teamwork and provision of a high quality service. This position will lead activities which support client flow and service efficiency and quality and acts as a key member of the ambulatory rehabilitation clinical leadership team. 

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.  

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Download File 633269 Senior Social Worker.pdf

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