Social Worker Grade 2

Job Details
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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1284655
Closing Date: 30-Jul-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Social Worker Grade 2.pdf (PDF, 345KB)

Contact: Sue Smith / Marja Jamieson
03 5624 0575 / 03 5624 0562

Position Details

GEM Program

Social Worker – Grade 2

Permanent Part-Time, 8 hours per week


An exciting opportunity exists to provide allied health and support services to the West Gippsland Healthcare Group Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) Program which will be based at Neerim South Hospital.  The Allied Health staff will be supported by the WGHG Allied Health Departments and Continuing and Complex Care Program or other programs as required and work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide services to patients on the GEM Program.

About the West Gippsland Healthcare Group

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is a customer focused health organisation providing acute medical and surgical, obstetric, emergency, residential care and community health services to 45,000 people in the rural, urban residential, agricultural and industrial areas located within the Baw Baw Shire and beyond. The administrative headquarters are located at West Gippsland Hospital in Warragul, approximately 100kms east of Melbourne. We are committed to the provision of high quality, integrated health care that meets the changing needs of individuals and our community, and have full accreditation status from the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards.


Working with us

All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks and a National Police History check. This position also requires a valid Working with Children Check. This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments. The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.

Further details and how to apply

If you have any further queries regarding this role they may be directed to; Marja Jamieson, Social Work Manager on 03 5624 0562 or email Sue Smith Continuing & Complex Care Manager can be contacted in regards to the GEM program on 03 5624 0575 or email  You can view details for this role and submit your application online by clicking on th eapply now button below.  Applications should include a covering letter and a resume.

Applications close Sunday 30 July 2017.



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