Position Details
Reference Number 21777
Position Title Social Worker
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Award Classification NSW Pub - Prof & Assoc Staff - Social Worker Level 1 Yr 1
NSW Pub - Prof & Assoc Staff - Social Worker Level 2 Yr 4
Salary $31.62 to $45.82 Per Hour
Hours 40
Job Advertisement

Calvary Health Care Kogarah Transitional Aged Care Service (TACS)
Social Worker Level 1/2
Employment Type Max term Full Time contract till 2024
    Join a large, dynamic and progressive multidisciplinary team which enables and supports older adults to remain in their home  
    Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
    Rewarding position with opportunity for personal and professional growth
    Full-time/Fixed Term position 
    Transferable entitlements from NSW Health organisation
    Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role
Calvary TACS is looking for a dynamic and flexible social worker who has a passion for working with older adults and their care networks. TACS aims to keep older adults in their home environment through time limited, slow stream rehabilitation and care service provision. We are looking for someone who has strong case management skills and a multidisciplinary mindset to complement our large and varied team. 

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

About Calvary
Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.
Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.

How to join the team
To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.
Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.
As part of Calvary's application process and pre-employment checks, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, as well as a National Criminal Record Check (on-going National Criminal Record Check renewals are conducted for Calvary employees) to ensure your suitability for the role.
Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

Selection Criteria Essential: 1. Degree in Social Work and eligibility for membership of AASW
Essential: 2. Demonstrated skills in the provision of social work psychosocial assessment, intervention and case management of older people with complex needs.
Essential: 3. Experience working in Community Aged Care or Rehabilitation with a sound knowledge of community resources.
Essential: 4. Well-developed time management skills, excellent written and verbal communication and a high level of computer literacy.
Essential: 5. Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Essential: 6. Commitment to continuous service improvement, reflective practice and service development.
Essential: 7. Current Class C drivers licence.
Essential: 8. Ability to work within the Mission and Values of Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Contact Person Ruth Yong
Contact Number 95533139
Contact Email ruth.yong@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 03/06/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
TACS Social Work Level 1_2 May 2019.docx Open