Position Details
Reference Number 29308
Position Title Child and Adolescent Case Manager (Swan Hill)
Employment Type Part time - permanent
Division Clinical Operations
Location Swan Hill
EBA Classification/Range
EBA:  Victorian Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020
Classification:  RPN GR3 Y4 /ANUM Y2

EBA:  Victorian Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020
Classification:  OCC THER GR 2 YR 4

EBA:  Victorian Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020
Classification:  QUAL SOC WKR GR2 YR4

Hours per fortnight 64
Position Summary

Title: Child and Adolescent Case Manager
Department: Swan Hill Child and Adolescent Mental Health  
Classification: Registered Nurse (Grade 3), Social Worker (Grade 2), Occupational Therapist (Grade 2)
Salary: As per EBA
Hours: 64 hours per fortnight
Status: Part time - permanent


Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time." 


The Clinical Operations Division encompasses acute and mental health services with a focus on excellent care, every person, every time.  We provide a wide range of general medical, surgical and speciality services including oncology, cardiology, renal, emergency, women’s and children’s, critical care, specialist clinics and mental health services.


Within a state of the art hospital, the team provides high quality services using the latest technologies.  Our eleven operating theatres (including 2 endoscopy rooms), critical care, emergency and women’s wards all have access to critical services lifts that link to the helipad allowing rapid transfer of patients both in and out of the health service.


The Mental Health Service is a complex service that provides psychiatric care and treatment across a large catchment area in Victoria stretching from Swan Hill in the north of the state to Gisborne in the south. The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service provides services to patients from birth to 17 years, the Youth Team covers ages 18 to 24 years, Adult Services cover patients from 25 to 64 years and the Older Person’s Service manages those individuals over 65 years old. 


Each year our onsite specialist clinics provide almost 95,000 occasions of service, we also see more than 52,000 people in our emergency department and welcome around 1400 babies into the world.  The Clinical Operations Division assists with the admission of more than 49,000 patients into the hospital each year.


Bendigo Health, employs around 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include: 

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)
  • Staff health and wellbeing program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Access to recommended immunisations
  • Social club
  • Smoke free environment



For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.Successful applicants must provide evidence of full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process. 

Selection Criteria
01.Sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act 2014, Psychiatric Service Frameworks Procedures and Guidelines and the Child and Young People Act 2008.

02.Experience (preferably tertiary qualifications) in working in the field of mental health.

03.Demonstrated experience and ability in community based psychiatric assessment support and treatment of people with a mental illness.

04.Proven ability to liaise and consult with relevant family members, team members, a broad range of health professionals, and community agencies.

05.High level of organisational, communication and interpersonal skills.

06.Evidence of an independent commitment to ongoing professional development.

07.Current registration as Registered Nurse or Occupational Therapist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency or; Social Worker – membership, or meets the eligibility requirements for membership, with the Australian Association of Social Work.
Contact Person Lorraine Flynn
Contact Number (03) 5440 6506
Alternate Contact Person Ashlee Lougoon
Alternate Contact Number 54406506
Closing Date 29/05/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.