Casual Administration Assistant (As per award)

Job posted: 04/06/2021
Applications close: 20/06/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Maryborough District Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/21072

Reference: VG/21072

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

A fantastic opportunity exists within MDHS for a flexible, motivated and customer focussed individual to join the Administration team on a casual basis.

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Administration Assistant - Casual

Classification: Administration Assistant Grade 1A or 1 (HS1A or HS1) dependent on experience

Award: Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016 – 2020

A fantastic opportunity exists within MDHS for a flexible, motivated and customer focussed individual to join the Administration team on a casual basis.

In this varied and dynamic role, you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service and outstanding administration support to a range of departments across MDHS including General Administration and Main Reception, Community Services, Medical Imaging, Acute Services, Residential Aged Care, Health Information and the Centre of Inspired Learning. 

If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a values-based organisation that is committed to providing a vibrant and supportive working environment, we'd love to hear from you!

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Ability to work any day (Monday – Sunday as required)
  • Solid organisational & multi-tasking skills
  • Flexible and committed approach
  • High level competency using computers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Attention to detail with great organisational skills
  • Excellent customer service
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

What's in it for you?

  • Great Working Environment – Join a group of motivated health care professionals. Opportunity to join the Social Club, offering a wide range of social events and local retail discounts.
  • Fantastic Earning Potential – Generous Base Salary under the Managers and Admin EBA with Salary Packaging available.
  • Supportive Culture with Continuous Improvement Opportunities – Culture that promotes and embraces the organisational values of GREAT (Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Togetherness) and encourages and supports employees to engage in professional development with access to the Centred of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab.


Qualifications / Experience

  1. Demonstrated experience in the provision of effective, efficient and confidential clerical administrative support.

Specialist Expertise

  1. High level of competency in all Microsoft Office Suite Programs
  2. Demonstrated excellent telephone skills with an excellent customer service focus
  3. Demonstrated ability to initiate review of systems and procedures as applicable
  4. Sound understanding of the importance of confidentiality and proven discretion in the handling of sensitive and confidential matters.
  5. Ability to prioritise work effectively in an environment with multiple demands.

Personal Qualities

  1. Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  2. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  3. Strong organisational and planning skills with a keen eye for detail.
  4. Committed, motivated, flexible and enthusiastic approach with availabilities from Monday's – Saturday's.

For further information, please contact Rowena Newell via rnewell@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0422.

Applications for this position close on 20th June 2021.

Applications are to include:

-          Covering Letter

-          Resume

-          Written response to the Key Selection Criteria, available in the Position Description on the position advertisement.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and a Working with Children Check.

Casual Administration Assistant (As per award)

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As per award


Rowena Newell | via rnewell@mdhs.vic.gov.au or 5461 0422

Casual Administration Assistant (As per award)