Listing Details

Back to Career Opportunities
This listing has past its closing date.

Family Support Worker, Bank (Casual), Mitcham/Kew

Type: Casual
Closing Date: 08/12/2017
Employer: Eastern Palliative Care Association Incorporated
Location: Mitcham/Kew


Eastern Palliative Care is a not-for-profit organisation that delivers home-based palliative care to clients and their families living within the Eastern Metropolitan Region of Melbourne.

What We Offer

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

Selection Criteria

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.
• Ability to conduct psycho-social and spiritual assessment, planning and evaluation.
• Ability to provide counselling interventions to meet the needs of clients and their carers/families
• knowledge of current loss, grief and bereavement theory and practice
• excellent communication and problem solving skills
• current drivers licence and good driving record
• Experience working as part of an interdisciplinary team and in community palliative care will be well regarded.

How To Apply

Applications including a resume, cover letter and addressing the key result areas of the position description by 5:00pm on December 8, 2017 can be sent to or post to PO Box 2110 Rangeview, VIC, 3132.

Position description for this role is available from

For further information, please contact Millissa Fromer on 1300 130 813.

Find a palliative care service