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Social Worker

Job description

BRC Recruitment is looking for superstar Social workers for multiple clinician roles with various programmes in the Mental Health space. If you are a social worker/RN/Psychologist/OT and have experience in Mental Health looking for your next role, read on.

Your duties in the role:

- Early Intervention: To establish links with early intervention stakeholders within and across services, promoting early intervention in mental illness, establishing clinical pathways, community development and liaison

- Increasing awareness of Mental Health: Liaison with Community Groups, government, and non-government community agencies to provide holistic health related services to the community

- Care Co-ordination: To support and facilitate allocation of services. This may include educational, housing, drug and alcohol, vocational and employment programs

- Clinical intervention: To provide an intake to consumers with a range of primary health and mental health needs

- Advocating on behalf of the consumer with other staff, employers, schools, and other services

- Maintaining service standards and quality improvement

- Administrative functions

What are we looking for:

- Demonstrated experience of clinical practice within the mental health field, with clinical proficiency in triage and assessment skills in mental health and ability to co-ordinate care

- Ability to provide best evidence-based clinical practice; to collaboratively plan and coordinate a comprehensive bio-psycho-social approach and interventions to meet the needs of consumers

- Work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team and to contribute to a culture of hope, optimism, and recovery

- Good interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal), problem solving and negotiation skills

- Tech smart: Use relevant Information Technology and electronic recording systems and data management tools

Essential requirements:

- A tertiary qualification in Social Work/Nursing/Psychology/Occupational Therapy

- Full registration with AHPRA (RN/OT/Psychologist) OR eligibility for membership with Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW)

- Current NSW Working with Children's Check

- Unrestricted NSW driver's licence

- Full working rights in Australia

If this opportunity excites you and you want to get a more detailed job description, please call Aparna on 02 8604 3904 for a confidential discussion or email

Job title: Social Worker
Contract type: Contract
Location: Other Locations
Industry: Other
Salary: casual loading
Job start date: ASAP
Job duration: 3-6 months
Job expiry: 2020-10-17
Reference: 7296J2020113982_1600310808
Contact name: BRC Recruitment
Contact email: Aparna.Sarepaka@brcrecruitment.com.au

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