Position Details
Reference Number 34765
Position Title Social Worker Grade 2 - Complex Care Hub
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 48 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Social Worker Grade 2- Complex Care Hub

•Part time, Fixed-Term position to April 2020
•Parkville location
•Fabulous employee benefits
The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:

An exciting opportunity for a talented social worker to join the Complex Care Hub team. The Complex Care Hub is a new interdisciplinary service that has been established to lead and coordinate the health care experiences for complex patients and their families. The purpose of this role is to provide social and emotional assessment and intervention for children and families within the Complex care Hub, where health issues are identified as impacting on quality of life and outcomes for the child.


To be successful in this role you will have:

•Eligibility for membership of AASW and meet AASW CPE accreditation standards
•Clinical experience recognised in closely related field of practice
•Demonstrated capacity to respond to vulnerable children, trauma and bereavement
•Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
•Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team and effectively articulate the social work role
•A strong understanding of community resources and legislation relevant to children and families
•A current driver's licence
If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.

Contact Person Jennifer Burn
Contact Number 93456111
Alternate Contact Person Helen Stewart
Alternate Contact Number 93456111
Closing Date 17/09/2019
Position Description Grade 2 Social Worker - Complex Care 0.5FTE PD August 2019.pdf