OverviewSouth Western Sydney Local Health District Senior Clinician (Social Worker Level 3) – Women & Child Health – F/T Full Time in Liverpool NSW
South Western Sydney Local Health District
Branch Liverpool NSW AU
Senior Clinician (Social Worker Level 3) – Women & Child Health – F/T
Lead clinical services and clinical service improvement in social work department in the area of women and child health….
As a senior clinician position Liverpool Hospital the position will provide consultation to social work and multidisciplinary staff in women and child health area. Lead clinical services and clinical service improvement in social work department in the area of women and child health.
To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.
Degree in Social Work from an accredited course providing eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers.
Extensive specialist psycho-social knowledge and social work skills in pregnancy including peri-natal loss, domestic violence, mental health, drug and alcohol.
Demonstrated knowledge and ability to provide case management and consultation on child protection/child well-being.
Demonstrated high level of social work assessment and intervention skills
Demonstrated high level communication (written and oral), negotiation and advocacy skills.
Demonstrated ability to prioritise work and manage and respond to stressful situations and ability to work unsupervised.
Capacity to provide staff supervision and workload management.
Demonstrated experience in conducting quality activities
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Liverpool, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-26