Patient Services Assistant Level 1 (Cleaner / House Keeper) Job at Barwon Health – in Geelong VIC

Job Description

Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time

Program Finance

Location University Hospital Geelong, McKellar Centre

Hours Per Fortnight 0.00

Position Summary

Multiple permanent part time and full times roles based at three sites – University Hospital, McKellar and Alan David Lodge

Build your career in a variety of functions working as a cleaner, house keeper and in food services

Roles based at three sites – University Hospital, McKellar and Alan David Lodge

About the facility

Barwon health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is Victoria’s largest regional health service 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 1000 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.

About the role

You will be required to undertake a combination of cleaning, food & beverage delivery, patient and non-patient related transportation and support across the facility; in accordance with the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards. The effective and efficient cleaning of the facility; including public, staff, inpatient and clinical areas; together with the operation of waste disposal and recycling systems; ensuring a clean and safe environment for patients, visitors and staff in accordance with the Victorian Healthcare Cleaning Standards.

As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to attend a Group Assessment Centre on a day between June 6th and June 10th 2022

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated workforce who take pride in providing high quality service. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation in achieving our vision of – By 2050 everyone in our community enjoys the best health and wellbeing in Victoria.

Barwon Health staff benefits

Flexible working arrangements

Professional development

Access to employee wellness facility

Salary packaging

Social club

Relocation and sponsorship support options

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

About the Geelong Region, AUSTRALIA

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! Derived from the local Wathaurong Aboriginal name for the region Jillong, Geelong is thought to mean ‘land’ or ‘cliffs’.

Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.

High standard of schooling options throughout the area

A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road

Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries

To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.

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 [email protected] noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

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

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health’s values?

Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health’s values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?

Desirable: Previous experience in healthcare/aged care environment

Desirable: Previous experience in healthcare/aged care environment

Essential: Cleaning experience in a service organisation

Essential: Understanding of Food Safety regulations

Essential: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.

Essential: I have uploaded my Immunisation History with proof of Influenza vaccination (under the Free Text Document option) in the Application Document section

Contact Person Matthew Elkins

Contact Person Job Title Environmental Services Manager

Contact Number (03) 4215 2107

Closing Date 02/06/2022

About Company

Company: Barwon Health –
Company Location:  Geelong VIC
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