People and Culture Consultant

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 04/10/2021 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: 14775

Reference: 14775

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital is a world class specialist hospital in eye and ear care that provides services across Victoria. As Australia’s only specialist eye, ear, nose and throat hospital, the Eye and Ear has been providing care for the senses for 150 years.The Eye and Ear has almost 60 different outpatient clinics for the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of vision and hearing loss and provides a 24 hour emergency eye and ear, nose, and throat service.Every year the Eye and Ear cares for over 220,000 patients, with over 160,000 outpatients nearly 44,000 emergency patients and over 17,000 inpatients.The hospital is currently undergoing a major redevelopment to create a modern internal structure, improve access for patients and visitors and staff.

Our Vision

A world leader providing exceptional care

Our Mission

We aspire to be the world’s leading eye and ear health service through:

  1. Outstanding patient experience

  2. Exemplary leadership

  3. Inspiring our people

  4. Building a platform for the future

Our Values - Integrity, Care, Teamwork, Excellence

About the Role

The People and Culture (P&C) department has responsibility for recruitment, onboarding, employment contracts, learning & development, OHS, employee relations, reward & recognition programs, staff wellbeing, mandatory training, and overseeing external service delivery of payroll , salary packaging & employee support services. The P&C team is a small, diverse & highly functioning team.

An opportunity exists for a People and Culture Consultant to be part of the leadership team and work within a small multidisciplinary People and Culture team that deliver the full range of staffrelated support and services to the organisation.  As a People and Culture Consultant you will provide information and advice to employees and managers in relation to all people practices and ensure there is timely delivery of services.

The role will provide a variety of opportunities to lead specific projects and activities including:

  • Coordinating the Induction and Orientation program

  • Overseeing the remote working principles

  • Coordinating the reward and recognition program

  • Representing the P&C team on organisational working groups and committees

  • Supporting managers to deliver best practise recruitment, retention and performance management

  • Providing advice on People and Culture policies, procedures, Award/EA provisions, leave management, legislation etc.

The successful candidate will be suitably qualified and have demonstrated experience in a similar role preferably in a hospital setting.

This position is full-time, part-time (0.8) applications will be considered.  This is a 12 month parental leave back fill position.

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

Centrally located, close to public transport and a short walk to the CBD, we offer considerable employee benefits, including salary packaging, subsidised car parking as well as educational support.                                                                                                         

The Eye and Ear is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a work environment which is free from harassment or discrimination and promotes cultural diversity and awareness in the workplace.

The Eye and Ear is a smoke free environment.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. 

At The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital we are committed to supporting people with disability gain employment and develop their careers with us, we encourage you to apply.  If you would like further information about this role please contact the people and culture department to discuss.’

People and Culture Consultant

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Arlene Sorbara - (03) 9929 8518

People and Culture Consultant