Position Details

Reference Number 158812
Position Title Jigsaw City Case Manager
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Mental Health, Drugs and Alcohol
Location Jigsaw - 126 Little Malop Street
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 64
Position Summary
  • Be recognised for innovation and excellence in the youth mental health space
  • Work with a complex and diverse range of consumers/families
  • Join a supportive and fun team that values clinical curiosity, supervision and continuing professional development
  • Enhance your career with a dedicated, proactive and highly engaged team

About the facility 

The Jigsaw City team is  based in newly renovated and purpose built accommodation in Geelong CBD, close to the Waterfront and its vibrant amenities.

About the role 

Barwon Health has the opportunity for a case manager to become part of the dynamic team at Jigsaw City. The position will provide mental health, drug and alcohol care to  young people aged 16-25 years old in the Barwon region. The role is responsible for the delivery of best practice, evidence based treatment and support to  young people with emerging or established mental health difficulties.

About the culture

Jigsaw is a dynamic and fun team that is supportive, professional and engaged with its team members.

Barwon Health staff benefits

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: Formal professionally recognised qualifications in Psychiatric Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Social Work or Clinical Psychology (Nurses should be registered with the Victorian Nursing Council as a RPN3)
Essential: A qualification specialising in Alcohol and other Drugs or Addiction studies, equivalent or above the Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs work, or a willingness to work towards this.
Desirable: A demonstrated high level of clinical skills in the assessment and treatment of young persons with mental health disorders in a community setting.
Desirable: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Desirable: Thorough knowledge of the objectives and provisions of the Mental Health act (1986) and its recent amendments.
Contact Person Darren Riggon 
Contact Person Job Title Clinical Coordinator 
Contact Number 0449 935 066 
Alternate Contact Person Michelle Zarafa 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 8300 
Closing Date 17/04/2019
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.