Strategic Psychological Injury Specialist | VIC - Melbourne

Job reference number: ALL/ALL/1405881E

When you work at Allianz, you're part of a strong global insurer, helping to protect over 3 million Australians. We value diverse thinking, so your ideas and innovative mindset will be warmly welcomed. You'll experience a friendly environment working with talented people, where you'll be included and have your capabilities recognised. And you'll be supported to reach your full potential and enjoy an enriching career.

Allianz is a scheme leading agent of the Victorian Workcover scheme where we provide support services to injured workers and employers within the workplace setting.

We are looking for a highly skilled mental health specialist to join our claims environment for this newly created position.

The objective of this role is to assist workers who have sustained mental injuries within the workplace setting.  Reporting to the Manager - Psychological Services, you will be responsible for developing strategy, and driving recovery & return to work outcomes on mental injury claims through face to face visits with Workers, Employers and Treating Health Practitioners.

You will be an integral member of the claims management team and will ideally possess the following attributes:

  • Qualifications and/or experience in mental health, which could include but are not limited to Occupational Rehabilitation/Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, or other Mental Health Discipline
  • Case Management experience and/or knowledge of Workers Compensation legislation would be highly regarded, but not essential
  • Proven experience in working with multiple stakeholders
  • Demonstrable communication skills
  • Empathic holistic approach with strong rapport building skills
  • Strong knowledge of evidence based best practice in managing mental health and wellness within the workplace.

In return, you will join a positive working environment and be rewarded for your hard work and commitment. Allianz offers an attractive remuneration package, as well as structured training and career development opportunities. If you are looking for a challenging and dynamic work environment then please apply for this newly created role.

If you are looking to develop your career, take on new challenges and gain valuable experience with a strong global business, apply now!

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