Central Coast Local Health District C

Social Worker Level 1-2 Cancer Day Unit (BB-A878B)

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Employment Type Permanent Part TimePosition Classification Social Worker Level 1-2Remuneration 32.51 - 47.10 per hourHours Per Week 20Requisition ID REQ210141This recruitment may be used to fill future positions via an eligibility list for permanent, full time, part time, temporary and casual positions.The CCLHD Social Work Department is seeking an experienced Social Worker to join our Cancer Day Centre at Wyong to provide a community service approach to seeing patients and their families across the Central Coast. This position specialises in psychosocial assessment and counselling to assist patients and their carers to deal with the emotional impact of cancer and to undertake case planning, liaison, advocacy and referral to ensure access to appropriate community services. Types of referrals include new diagnosis, poor prognosis, end of life support, carer stress, financial issues, psychological distress, management of complex family dynamics, access to services such as NDIS, anticipatory grief, advanced care planning and service coordination.Where you ll be working With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong Hospitals to sub-acute and community based services, such as the Cancer Day Centres. We encourage a Social Work workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge, enhance skills and compassion in caring for our community. As part of our team, we will support you and help you develop your career with us. We invite you to come and be a part of our community. The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. From the bush to the beach there is plenty to do swimming, surfing, diving, golf, restaurants, cafes, bush walks, sporting clubs and activities for the kids and great shopping and all in a friendly and relaxed environment. To hear from our team what it s like to work with us, you can read their stories on our Instagram account. http careersatcclhd Also please connect with us on LinkedIn to stay up to date with career opportunities What you ll be doing Provide a professional social work service to patients of the Cancer Day Service and to their family carers to ensure the provision of optimal health outcomes for patients. The social worker is to work closely with interdisciplinary colleagues, senior managers and other Cancer Day Centre Social Workers at Gosford as well as Inpatient Social Work and Community Palliative Care Social Work colleagues to ensure the development and delivery of effective and pro-active social work services. The social worker will be expected to be active in the areas of service development, service evaluation, staff and student teaching. Need more information 1 Click here for the Position Description, Position Task List and On Call Participation Requiremements 2 Find out more about applying for this position For role related queries or questions contact Alice Grant on 4394 7921 or email Alice.Grant Close Thursday 8 April 2021 at 11 59 pm You are encouraged to complete applications on a week day where Technical Support is available Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm by phoning ROB Help Desk on 1300 679 367. Report this job advert

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