Position Details


Reference Number 158455
Position Title Planning and Referral Team
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Community Health & Rehab Operating
Location Geelong Hospital
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 32
Position Summary
  • Be a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supportive team environment
  • Enhance your career at Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the facility

Formed in 1998, Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing care at all stages of life and circumstance. Health services available through Barwon Health cover the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care. With the exception of neurosurgery and transplantation, virtually all other specialties are available through the Geelong Hospital.

About the role

In this role you will be part of the Planning and Referral team who are based on University Hospital wards and in the Emergency Department; and provide services that facilitate "right care, right time, right place" care to patients who will be discharged from the acute setting to another bed based service or the community with appropriate supports in place. Weekend and evening work will form part of the role.

About the culture

We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused team who work cohesively together. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care.

  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will 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.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
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: Current Registered Nurse Division 1, OR Senior Allied Health Clinician with AHPRA
Desirable: Post graduate qualifications in relevant discipline
Essential: Significant post registration experience
Essential: Extensive clinical knowledge, skills and experience
Essential: The ability to work autonomously, meet deadlines and contribute effectively as a team member within a multidisciplinary environment.
Contact Person Fiona Brennan 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0437 315 129 
Closing Date 13/02/2019
Position Description
File name 
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.