Position Details
Reference Number 160429
Position Title Assessment Clinican ACAS
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Aged Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 80
Position Summary
  • Temporary full time opportunity until March 2021
  • Gain valuable experiences to assist your future career prospects
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility 

Geelong Aged Care Assessment Service (BRACAS) provides comprehensive assessments to older persons in the Barwon Region to assist them to identify their care needs and gain access to appropriate care. These include approvals for Commonwealth Government subsidised care services. BRACAS is multidisciplinary service, located at McKellar Centre in North Geelong.  

About the role

Are you looking for a rewarding career that will make a difference to the aging population? As an Assessment Clinician your role will be to conduct a Comprehensive Assessment to assist the consumer with choice of appropriate service and information to meet their needs and preferences. This may include facilitating access to Residential Care, Residential Respite, Home care Package or broader community services for example: Regional Assessment Service, Mental Health, NDIS and CHSP 

About the culture

BRACAS provides a supportive, Flexible environment that is currently undergoing reforms both at State and Commonwealth level. We pride ourselves in delivering quality service outcomes in a fast evolving system within a multidisciplinary service. You will have the support and guidance of fellow team members and leadership who exhibit our Barwon Health Values of Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Highly developed written and verbal skills with clients, carers, colleagues and other health professionals.
Essential: Ability to use comprehensive assessment skills to determine care needs of complex older clients.
Essential: Sound knowledge of the health and aged care service systems across community and residential care settings.
Essential: Tertiary qualifications within a relevant health discipline as per ACAP (aged care assessment program) guidelines.
Essential: Victorian drivers licence
Contact Person Donna McEachran 
Contact Person Job Title Clinician 
Contact Number (03) 4215 5630 
Closing Date 02/02/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.