About the Position Melbourne VIC Part-time Reference 21432 Outreach Social Worker Women s Alcohol and Drug Service Fixed Term Position (12 months) Part Time 34.2 hours per week The Royal Women s Hospital is Australia s first and largest specialist hospital dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of newborns and women of all ages. To join the Women s is to be instrumental in forging progress towards health equity for women from ground-breaking research through to the bedside delivery of multi-disciplinary clinical care. Creating exceptional experiences is at the heart of everything we do for our patients, their families, and our people across our specialised services within maternity, neonatal and women s health. Women s Alcohol and Drug Service (WADS) provide services to pregnant women with complex substance use dependence and professional support and training to health & community providers throughout Victoria. Your contribution An exciting position exists in the Women s Alcohol and Drug Service (WADS) for a outreach social worker with specialist experience in the care of women with complex needs. This position has a focus on outreach work to ensure women and their infants are provided with practical and therapeutic support that ensures their engagement with drug treatment services in the postnatal period. About you The appointee will be progressive, energetic and possessing a strong commitment to working within a women s rights advocacy framework. Our offering When you join the Women s you unite with talented people who share your purpose and unwavering determination to advance health outcomes for all women. You will find a workplace that is collaborative, progressive and passionate about learning and working together in multi-disciplinary teams to ensure you find the exceptional in your everyday. Our staff benefits program includes salary packaging, on-site car parking and childcare (subject to availability), alongside a range of discounted financial, lifestyle and wellbeing benefits provided by our staff benefit partners. To learn more, please visit We are proudly Breastfeeding Association accredited. The Women s is committed to gender equity principles and our people have an awareness of and sensitive approach to violence against women/family violence matters. The Women s is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. We welcome applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including those from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders, people with lived experience of disability and people who identify as LGBTI. Ready to make the move? For more information about the position, please see the Position Description attached and apply online by selecting apply now below. All enquiries please contact Dr Theresa Lynch, Manager, Women s Alcohol and Drug Service on 8345 3940. All appointments to the Women s are subject to a satisfactory clearance of Working with Children Check and Police Check. Favourite job Print Share 7 jobs are currently listed for Royal Women s Hospital Job type Not provided Job classification Not provided Contact Theresa Lynch - (03) 8345 3940 - (03) 8345 3931 The original job offer can be found in Kit Job no - Principals only. Recruiters, please don t contact this job advertiser. no - Please, no phone calls about this job! no - Reposting this message elsewhere is NOT OK. This is a part-time job.