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Patient Services Assistant

Job posted: 21/06/2022
Applications close: 05/07/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health, Other

Reference: 174299

Reference: 174299

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health, Other

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong


  • Be part of a team who are focused on providing the highest quality patient-centred care

  • Enjoy a challenging and rewarding role within a busy medical unit at University Hospital Geelong

  • Grow your skills at an organisation invested in your long-term development


About the facility 


Barwon Health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is one of Victoria’s largest regional health services with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 28 key locations throughout the region.


Bellerine Centre 6 North (BC6N) is a busy 28-bed Medical, Gastroenterology & Renal inpatient unit with an attached 5 chair Medical Day Stay Unit.


About the role 


We are looking for a qualified Patient Service Assistant to join the team on BC6N.  As a ward based Patient Services Assistant, you will be required to be multi-skilled in that you perform a number of different tasks associated with the general servicing of the ward. You will be responsible for the roles of food delivery, transport and providing a clean and safe ward environment. You will also be required to assist the nursing staff with hygiene and patient transfers. You will have direct contact with patients in the ward areas where you will be required to communicate effectively with patients, families and other staff members.


About the culture


You will work with an innovative team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. Our dedicated and experienced team pride themselves on providing high quality patient centred care in an environment that has modern, well-equipped facilities. You will find the ward to be a rewarding and challenging workplace with support given for professional development and ongoing learning


Barwon Health staff benefits



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility/program

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront

  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.


We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, Please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


We at Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and Influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.

Patient Services Assistant

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Emma Bell - (03) 4215 2284
Stuart Marshall - (03) 4215 0000

Patient Services Assistant