Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory to inpatient and home and community-based services.
Engagement Worker Mental Health
Full time – 80 hours per fortnight, including an ADO
Fixed-Term – February 2024
Social Worker/Occupational Therapist Grade 1, or Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2
Essential: Recently graduated health practitioner in nursing, social work or occupational therapy
Strong interest in mental health and well-being and a career in mental health sector
Well-developed interpersonal skills, including excellent telephone manner.
Clear communication skills, both verbal and written
A high level of administrative, logistic, schedule management, organisational and time management skills
Ability to work as a team member and contribute to team decisions, as well as the willingness to take advice and direction
An understanding of the range of issues experienced by people experiencing mental illness. Presenting with high-level needs, and a commitment to helping meet the needs of consumers and families/carers.
Computer literacy, including knowledge of the Microsoft suite of programs and the internet
Possession of a full current Victorian driver’s license is essential.