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Allied Health Assistants

Job posted: 14/09/2021
Applications close: 28/09/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Aged Care

Reference: 42437

Reference: 42437

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Community Services, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

A fantastic opportunity to be a part of our dynamic multidisciplinary team who will be responding to anticipated increased demand with COVID-19.


Are you a highly motivated, capable and adaptable Allied Health Assistant or Allied Health assistant student? Then we want to hear from you!


We are seeking qualified (Allied Health Assistant Certificate III or other appropriate qualification) Grade 2 Allied Health Assistants, allied health students who can work as an AHA or students working towards a certificate 111 to join our Allied Health Assistant casual team.


To be successful in this role, you must have had as a minimum one COVID 19 vaccination, possess strong interpersonal and collaborative teamwork skills, and will demonstrate flexibility to work in unfamiliar and COVID-19 positive settings across Western Health.


You will be well supported by the broader multidisciplinary care team, and will work across hospital inpatient, community, and residential aged care settings to support the Western Health COVID-19 response plan, and to provide Best Care for our patients.


About Us


Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.


Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.


Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:



  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance


Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.


Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Allied Health Assistants

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Contact:

Catherine Grant - 0466469372

Allied Health Assistants