Social Workers,Social Care & Psychology
regional-vic, vic
Regional, VIC
Published 30 May 2022

We are seeking a passionate Social Worker for a Counselling position in Community Mental Health with our client in Swan Hill, Regional Victoria. Swan Hill is a city in the northwest of Victoria, Australia on the Murray Valley Highway and on the south bank of the Murray River, downstream from the junction of the Loddon River. Just three and a half hours north-west from Melbourne and five and a half hours from Adelaide, our region is renowned for its Murray River location, its fresh local produce, sprawling landscapes, Australian native wildlife and Aboriginal heritage.
The health service have two full time positions available, one permanent and the other a 12 month fixed term contract (Maternity Leave Cover).
Key Responsibilities

  • To provide assessment and counselling within a generalist counselling team to the community.
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team liaising extensively with established networks.
  • Provide mental health support to clients across the Swan Hill region.
  • Provide assessment, short term and some long term case management
  • Facilitate referrals to individuals when appropriate
  • Preparation of confidential reports.
  • Participate in a multi- disciplinary approach to health care.

About You 

  • Qualification in Psychology or Social work
  • Current registration with the appropriate body
  • Knowledge and experience re therapeutic interventions and client management.
  • Strong/Adequate interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality client service.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to learn quickly and to manage change.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a demanding workload through effective prioritising of tasks.
  • Excellent computer literacy including MS Office, email and internet
  • Current Police Check and Working with Children Check
  • COVID 19 Vaccination Certificate

Remuneration Package
A generous package of up to $95,830 + Super P.A  (Based on your experience and Qualifications).  

Interested? We would love to hear from you:
Simply ‘Apply Now’ or email your CV to or call Chloe Scott in the Social Care Team 0731712929 (Option 1).

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