Social Worker

Part Time
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Social Worker
Mother & Family Unit
Permanent Part Time
40 hours per fortnight

An enthusiastic and experienced Social Worker is sought to provide perinatal Mental Health Social Work Services in the Mother and Family Unit of Ballarat Health Services.

Primary clinical responsibilities require a sound knowledge and experience in undertaking perinatal mental health psychosocial assessments, recovery-orientated practice, individual and group work requiring well developed communication skills and the ability to work well in the pursuit of patient and team needs and goals.  Experience in working in perinatal mental health inpatient or community based services would be a highly regarded attribute.

You will enjoy a friendly place to work where there is a strong commitment to providing high quality evidence-based care.  There is excellent support from within the perinatal community mental health team.  Professional development is supported, supervision in line with AASW requirements and the ability to attend continuing education where appropriate.

All appointments are subject to satisfactory Police Records Check and Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online via the Ballarat Health Services e-recruit portal.

For further information please contact Jane Campbell, Manager on 5320 8712.

BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.