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Allied Health Graduate Social Worker - MHAODS

Other Health Care

Posted: 9 May 2024

Location: Rotation Thursday Island, Cooktown and Weipa QLD

Working in the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service is more than a job, it is a great opportunity to challenge yourself, become an integral member of the local community, develop collaborative relationships with other health professionals and be a part of contributing towards positive Indigenous health outcomes by providing comprehensive health services.

Job details

  • Posi­tion sta­tus Fixed Term Temporary
  • Posi­tion type Full-time
  • Occu­pa­tion­al group Health — Allied Health/​Clinical Support
  • Clas­si­fi­ca­tion HP3
  • Work­place Loca­tion Cairns region,Far North Qld
  • Job ad ref­er­ence QLD/TC559369
  • Clos­ing date 24-May-2024
  • Fort­night­ly salary $2941.70 — $4459.00
  • Job dura­tion Up to 02 Feb­ru­ary 2025
  • Con­tact per­son Antho­ny Weller
  • Con­tact details 0408 467 529 — Access the Nation­al Relay Service

Tell me more…Work with­in a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team pro­vid­ing high qual­i­ty clin­i­cal assess­ment, treat­ment and case man­age­ment in a Rur­al and Remote Health Care envi­ron­ment ser­vic­ing the remote com­mu­ni­ties of the Tor­res and Cape. 

To be suc­cess­ful in this role you will have:

  • Com­pe­tent knowl­edge, exper­tise, and skill in clin­i­cal ser­vice pro­vi­sion of ser­vices to Remote MHAODS clients includ­ing Indige­nous people.
  • Demon­strat­ed abil­i­ty to work flex­i­bly, effec­tive­ly, effi­cient­ly, and with ini­tia­tive with­in a mul­ti-dis­ci­pli­nary & trans dis­ci­pli­nary framework.
  • Abil­i­ty to pri­ori­tise and self-man­age both clin­i­cal and non-clin­i­cal case­load require­ments, take the ini­tia­tive to improve ser­vice deliv­ery, and learn from challenges.

If this sounds like the right fit for you, Tor­res and Cape can offer you:

  • Base com­pris­ing salary between $2,941.70 — $4,323.80 per fortnight
  • Gen­er­ous employ­er con­tri­bu­tion to super­an­nu­a­tion (12.75%)
  • Salary pack­ag­ing option to increase your take home pay
  • Work / Life bal­ance, vari­ety and flexibility 
  • Great sup­port team 
  • Pro­fes­sion­al development 

Require­ments for the role:

  • Appoint­ment to this posi­tion requires proof of qual­i­fi­ca­tion and if applic­a­ble reg­is­tra­tion or mem­ber­ship with the appro­pri­ate reg­is­tra­tion author­i­ty or asso­ci­a­tion. Cer­ti­fied copies of the required infor­ma­tion must be pro­vid­ed to the appro­pri­ate supervisor/​manager, pri­or to the com­mence­ment of clin­i­cal duties.
  • It is a manda­to­ry require­ment for all Social Work posi­tions that the can­di­date is eli­gi­ble for mem­ber­ship of the Aus­tralian Asso­ci­a­tion of Social Work­ers (AASW). Eli­gi­bil­i­ty is depen­dent on the can­di­date hav­ing com­plet­ed a uni­ver­si­ty lev­el Social Work degree accred­it­ed by the AASW and the can­di­date does not have any oth­er out­stand­ing pro­fes­sion­al com­pe­ten­cy or eth­i­cal issues, or com­plaints known to the AASW which may pre­clude mem­ber­ship to the association.

For addi­tion­al infor­ma­tion regard­ing the respon­si­bil­i­ties, manda­to­ry qual­i­fi­ca­tions and/​or oth­er require­ments for this posi­tion please refer to the role description.

About Tor­res and Cape Hos­pi­tal and Health Ser­vices vis­it TCHHS web­site

How do I apply? Appli­ca­tions should be sub­mit­ted ONLINE via the Smart Jobs and Careers web­site https://​smartjobs​.qld​.gov​.au/j….

Do you need more infor­ma­tion? Sim­ply call the con­tact per­son list­ed on the role description.

Please no unso­licit­ed resumes from recruit­ment agencies.