Barwon Health Carer Support Worker Temporay in Newcomb VIC

Barwon Health

Branch Newcomb VIC AU

Carer Support Worker
Newcomb VIC

Barwon Health Strategic Plan. Social Work, Welfare, Aged Care, Mental Health, Disability & Community Case Management….

Enjoy a rewarding position in a supportive team environment!

  • Improve your skills with ongoing training and professional development
  • Build your career with a dedicated team at Victoria’s 2014 People in Health Award Winner!
  • About the facility

    Barwon Health has five major community health centres, Corio, Belmont, Newcomb, Torquay and Anglesea which provide a range of services to the Barwon region. Services provided by the Newcomb Community Health Centre include podiatry, physiotherapy, psychology, social work, nutrition, speech pathology, community health nursing and occupational therapy. Barwon Health Community Nursing is a HACC funded service and also provides care for clients requiring Hospital in the Home, Post-Acute and Palliative care.

    About the role

    Working within a multi-disciplinary team environment, this position focuses on the provision of high quality, carer support services that are responsive to the needs of the local community. This position encompasses a variety of roles including information provision, guided referral and the delivery of high quality, innovative carer support services.

    About the culture

    You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.

    Barwon Health staff benefits

    • Flexible working arrangements
    • Professional development
    • Access to employee wellness facility
    • Salary packaging
    • Social club
    • Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan
    • Aboriginal Employment Plan
    • Our Commitment to Child Safety

    At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.

    Recruitment agencies should note that Barwon Health does not accept agency resumes. Barwon Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

    Selection Criteria
    Essential: Appropriate qualifications in relevant health related field: Social Work, Welfare, Aged Care, Mental Health, Disability & Community Case Management
    Essential: Current Victorian Driver’s Licence.
    Essential: Current Police check/ updated 3 yearly
    Essential: Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal).
    Essential: Highly developed Skills and knowledge in the use of Content Management Systems, Microsoft Office applications and database systems.
    Essential: Demonstrated commitment to further education and learning.

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Temporary
    Location: Newcomb, VIC, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-20
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