Allied Health Assistant (As per award)

Job posted: 12/02/2020
Applications close: 01/03/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/1449179

Reference: VG/1449179

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

About the role

South West Healthcare's (SWH) Allied Health Team provides excellent interdisciplinary care to a range of communities across the South West Region.  We are currently seeking a motivated Grade 2 Allied Health Assistant to join our team, this role will work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team to assist in the delivery of programs to people admitted to the Inpatient Units.

The position is a full time, temporary (9 month maternity leave) position.  Part-time applicants may be considered.

What you bring

As an Allied Health Assistant, you will have developed experience and skills in carrying out, monitoring and reporting back on set therapy programs under direct or indirect supervision of Allied Health Professionals (AHP's).  These programs may be delivered individually or in a group setting. You will also be required to assist AHP's with individual clients, and participate in multidisciplinary meetings.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as Mental Health first aid, resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employments.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.wonderfulwarrnambool.com.au/

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Claire Nailon (Speech Pathology Manager) on (03) 5563 1548 or email cnailon@swh.net.au

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with theVictorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020, with the appropriate classification Allied Health Assistant Grade 2.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, key selection criteria statement, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 1st March 2020.


Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Allied Health Assistant (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Claire Nailon | cnailon@swh.net.au

Allied Health Assistant (As per award)