Paediatric Social Worker

Job Details
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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/PSW1320843
Closing Date: 25-Mar-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Social Worker Paediatrics.pdf (PDF, 121KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Marja Jamieson, Social Work Manager
(03) 5624 0562 or

Position Details

Paediatrics - Social Worker 

Grade 2

Part Time – 32 hours per week over 5 days
Fixed Term until 30 June 2019


An exciting opportunity is available for an experienced Paediatric - Social Worker to provide services at the West Gippsland Hospital. The candidate will have a degree in Social Work and be eligible for a membership with Australian Association of Social Workers and have extensive experience with working with children.


The primary focus of the position will be to provide specialist services to inpatient services focussing on the paediatric services of the West Gippsland Healthcare Group.  The Paediatric Social Worker will join an established team of social workers that deliver psychosocial assessment, planning and implementation of the discharge care needs of the patient in the acute setting.


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 role also requires a valid Working with Children check. 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

To apply click the 'Apply Now' button.

If you have any further queries, please contact Marja Jamieson, Social Work Manager on 03 5624 0562 or email  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter addressing the selection criteria, resume and three current referees.


Applications close 25th March 2018.


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