Social Worker (Bundaberg), Queensland Health

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Company: Queensland Health
Category: Community and Social Service Occupations
Published on 2021-07-28 19:15:51
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Social Work Department, Bundaberg Hospital

An exciting opportunity is currently available for an experienced Social Worker to join the Social Work Department at the Bundaberg Hospital within the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. The Wide Bay area is arguably one of the most beautiful regions of Queensland. The Health Service stretches from Agnes Water in the North to Maryborough in the South and provides acute care services to a population of over , residents including several rural communities.

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

Your opportunity: As a member of a multidisciplinary team, deliver high quality social work services to patients of the Bundaberg Hospital and to their families and carers to optimize psychosocial outcomes, and to achieve maximum benefits from health care services.

Permanent Full Time ( hours ) and Temporary Full Time ( hours ) from date of appointment up to twelve months, with the possibility of extension.

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 th December 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 $, , comprising salary between $, - $, , superannuation up to (.%) and annual leave loading (.%), (HP) (Temporary Full Time hours , from date of appointment up to twelve months) (Applications will remain current for months). Job Ad Reference: HWB

Other benefits include:

  • Fantastic salary sacrificing ( ) benefits
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Professional Development Leave
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Lower cost of living
  • Discover Bundaberg

    Bundaberg ( ) and the Coral Coast region is where the coastline meets the country ( ), just four hours' drive north of Brisbane. Indulge ( ) in the region's fresh local produce, seafood and iconic drinks and enjoy endless stretches of family-friendly beaches ( ) and nearby national parks where you can camp, fish, swim and surf the day away. Bundaberg is the gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef ( ) and has an enviable year-round climate. The city boasts excellent shopping, sporting, cultural ( ), education and tourism facilities including Mon Repos ( ) Turtle Rookery.

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