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Health Services Assistant

Job posted: 24/03/2020
Applications close: 14/04/2020 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 29283

Reference: 29283

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

The Clinical Workforce – Health Services Assistant Bank (HSA Bank) is generally defined as Bendigo Health Casual HSA Workforce. The role of the Health Services Assistant (HSA) at Bendigo Health is to support Registered and Enrolled Nurses by assisting with basic patient care under supervision, 1:1 patient observation shifts, and non-nursing duties that assist in the smooth running of the ward environments.


The HSA Bank offers staff the flexibility to accept shifts when they are available, within units which they are suited/allocated to. To remain a member of the HSA Bank staff must be available 2 shifts per week and work a minimum of 2 shifts per month.   This will be monitored monthly and staff contacted if they are not active in the bank.


Staff are notified of staff shortages via an electronic messaging service (Kronos SMS Quick Fill) and are able to accept these shift by responding to the SMS Messages sent to staff upon their availability and suitability. It is a requirement of the HSA Bank that successful applicants are available to work a minimum of 2 shifts per week, but perform a minimum of 2 shifts per month which is monitored on a monthly basis.



Some of the benefits of being a part of the Bendigo Health HSA Bank include:



  • Opportunity to work across a variety of clinical units within our world-class healthcare service.

  • Flexibility to manage your own calendar ‘roster’ and work shifts which are suitable to your lifestyle.

  • Ability to meet and build relationships with a large number of Clinical/Non-Clinical staff.



Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Our organisation vision is "Healthy communities and world class healthcare".


The organisation services the Loddon Mallee region, which covers about 26 per cent of Victoria and a population around 307,000. We provide health care across the entire lifespan from pre-natal and newborn babies to the aged, their families and carers.


Bendigo Health, employs around 3400 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment and accommodation)

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Free immunisations

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment



Department: Clinical Workforce – Bank (HSA)
Classification: PW11 (Health Care Worker Grade 1)
Hours: Casual up to 76 hours per fortnight (Minimum requirement of 2 shifts per month)


For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Health Services Assistant

Job type:

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Contact:

Kristy Paisley - (0417) 560 925
kpaisley@bendigohealth.org.au

Health Services Assistant