Patient Care Assistant - Patient Observer

Job posted: 11/05/2022
Applications close: 01/06/2022 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Nursing

Reference: 26910

Reference: 26910

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Patient Care Assistant - Patient Observer 

  • Your entry to a career in public health

  • Lots of variety – work across various wards and Eastern Health sites

  • Casual and part-time 12 month fixed term positions available – flexibility and work-life balance

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

As a Patient Care Assistant - Patient Observer, you will support the nursing team to deliver safe patient care of the highest quality. You will have the opportunity to work across a wide variety of specialty and general areas, including: emergency, mental health, neurology, renal, and oncology. You will be supported at all times by the guidance and supervision of a registered nurse.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Previous experience working in an acute hospital setting will be highly regarded

  • Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute) 

  • Computer skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Patient Care Assistant - Patient Observer

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Louise Sebafundi - (03) 9955 1254

Patient Care Assistant - Patient Observer