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Family Support Consultant (Clinical Team Leader) - Palliative Care

Eastern Palliative Care

This role is suitable for experienced, suitably qualified, social workers, psychologists or pastoral care workers only.

ABOUT US

Eastern Palliative Care Assoc. Inc. (EPC) delivers home-based specialist palliative care services to the eastern region of the Greater Melbourne area.

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Family Support Consultant-Region Wide Services (FSC-RWS), reporting to the Manager-Allied Health, will provide clinical leadership, case-load supervision and mentoring to all Allied Health Workers within the team, including but not limited to, the Music, Massage and OT Therapists, the Resource Coordinator and the ACDC-PAT Specialist Support role. The role includes the provision of discipline specific psycho-social support, spiritual and pastoral care to clients and their carers within an interdisciplinary team model. The RWS-FSC will work closely with the geographic FSC’s to ensure accurate prioritisation of clients and excellence in clients care and support.

To be successful, you will have:

  • A mandatory relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work or Psychology, or a bachelor of Theology/Pastoral Care and minimum 2 Units of CPE.
  • Eligibility for membership or registration to relevant professional bodies
  • Previous experience of three years minimum in a leadership position that included the provision of clinical supervision is a must.
  • Experience working in an allied health interdisciplinary team.
  • Knowledge of current loss, grief and bereavement theory and practice
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Competency with common computer applications
  • Previous experience in Palliative care or community health setting
  • Previous experience working with issues associated with death and dying
  • Experience with providing mentoring and guidance to colleagues and reports
  • Competent oral and written communication skills, report writing and presentation skills
  • Current Victorian driver’s license, good driving record and willingness to use own vehicle.

A position description is attached.

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