newSocial Worker (Hervey Bay and Maryborough)

Date Posted: 6 days ago
Wide Bay-Burnett QLD+3 locations

Job Description

Take a chance, progress your career and discover all that the Wide Bay has to offer.

Your opportunity:
  • Deliver high quality core Social Work services as a member of a multidisciplinary team to patients of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service, across two hospital campuses, and to their families and carers, to optimize their psychosocial outcomes and to achieve maximum benefits from health care services for them.
  • This position will be required to work across both the Maryborough and Hervey Bay Hospitals, with clinical demand determining staff allocations.
  • This position reports to the Director of Social Work.
Prior to being made an offer of employment, you will be required to demonstrate immunity to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD): Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (chicken pox) and Pertussis (whooping cough).
From 9th December 2019 all new employees will be required to be assessed for their risk of Tuberculosis (TB). For further information regarding TB please visit Queensland Health website: Tuberculosis
Find out more in the Role Description.

Our offer:
You will receive a competitive remuneration package value up to $113,263 p.a., comprising salary between $67,540 - $99,270 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (HP3) (Permanent Full Time, 76 hours p.f.) (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: H2108WB384690

Other benefits include:
  • Fantastic salary sacrificing benefits
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Professional Development Leave
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Lower cost of living
Discover Fraser Coast
The Fraser Coast, known for its diverse, natural landscapes, laid-back lifestyle and mild climate, is located just a quick 45-minute flight north of Brisbane. This destination with a difference is the stepping off point to the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, the location of incredible whale watching encounters and has arguably the safest family-friendly beaches in Queensland. Stroll along the Hervey Bay esplanade for alfresco cafes, shops, picnic areas, playgrounds and vibrant marina, or soak up the history and culture in the provincial city of Maryborough.

How to apply:
The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Wide Bay Recruitment at
Join our Hospital and Health Service family and see what it's like to be in a supportive workplace with engaged teams working together to ensure
'Care comes first...through patients' eyes'This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.

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