Personal Assistant - Specialty Medicine Cancer & Critical Care

Job posted: 18/02/2021
Applications close: 04/03/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: 45291

Reference: 45291

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

• Join Victoria’s largest public health service, Monash Health
• A competitive remuneration package can be negotiated
• Full time, permanent role, Monday – Friday, accrued ADO (one day off per month)
• Flexibility to work from home

About our Services at Monash Health

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities on over 40 locations.

Our Specialty Medicine, Cancer and Critical Care Program delivers healthcare to patients with a variety of conditions including diabetes, lung and kidney diseases, blood and cancer disorders and those requiring treatment in our Intensive Care Units.

About the Role

In this executive support role, you will work closely with the Program Director and Executive Management Team to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the Program administration. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering high quality customer service to both internal and external stakeholders

  • Coordination of meetings (face to face and virtual), including venue bookings, agenda preparation and minute taking

  • Effective coordination and management of office communications, diaries and systems

  • Preparation of high quality reports, presentations and documents.

About You

You have supported high level executives or directors in the past, you know how to provide that level of administrative support they will need.

With your strong written and verbal communication skills and your ability to uphold strict confidentiality, you will thrive in this busy dynamic setting and be able to respond to the changing needs that come with working in Public Health.

What you need:

  • Previous experience working as PA/EA in high level administrative support to an Executive or Director

  • Tech savvy

  • A go-getter attitude, a genuine passion in administration support

  • Australian working rights

Previous administrative experience in healthcare will be highly regarded but is not essential.

What we Offer:

  • Access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your skills and knowledge base

  • Avenues to further develop your skills

  • Mentorship and career guidance

  • Monthly ADO’s

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite discounted staff car parking, and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Things You Need to Know

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

This position is readvertised and previous applicants need not reapply.

Personal Assistant - Specialty Medicine Cancer & Critical Care

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heather.briese@monashhealth.org - 0411 838 086

Personal Assistant - Specialty Medicine Cancer & Critical Care