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Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Social Worker in General Practice
Vacancy Type
Social Worker
Position Title
Social Worker
Hours Per Week
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
22 Jul 2020
Ad Expiry Date
22 Oct 2020
Date Posted
22 Jul 2020
Date Updated
12 Oct 2020


Position Description

Providence Medical Thornton are seeking a Social Worker to join our team to help drive improvements to the health and wellbeing of our patients and the local Thornton community.
Patient centred care is delivered within our team comprising of 11 qualified General Practitioners and 4 Registered Nurses working alongside 11 trained admin and reception staff. 

Essentials Description

- Bachelor of Social Work Degree 
- Advanced social work skills as evidence of minimum 3 years professional experience
- Demonstrated knowledge of the application of social work theory, practice frameworks in the context of the current General Practice environment
- Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
- Evidence of ongoing commitment to professional development
- Knowledge of and ability to participate in quality improvement activities and strategies

Desirables Description

- Current Australian's Drivers License
- Demonstrated knowledge and competency in Microsoft Office Programs including Word, Excel and Outlook
- Previously have used Best Practice Software

Description of Facilities

 In December 2019, Providence Medical Thornton amalgamated the previous two locations into one purpose built state of the art centre with 12 GP consult rooms, specialised Skin Cancer operations room, 3 bed treatment bay, chronic disease management consult room and many other great opportunities. 

Description of Benefits

- Team of 11 GP's and 4 Nurses
- Brand new purpose built facility 
- Flexible hours Monday - Friday: 8am - 6pm

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Providence Medical Thornton
Contact Name
Sharnna Graves
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


Suite 3, 2 Poynton Place
Thornton, NSW, 2322