Position Details
Reference Number 162607
Position Title Ward Clerk - General Medical and Respiratory Unit
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 30
Position Summary
  • Enjoy a challenging and rewarding role within the Heath Wing 7 team
  • Build your career with a dedicated team
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility 

Heath Wing 7 is a 32 bed General Medicine ward specialising in Respiratory Medicine. The specialised multidisciplinary team manage adult patients with a wide range of medical conditions of which are complex and inclusive of multiple co-morbidities. The staff are highly-skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated, taking pride in providing high quality, safe healthcare.

About the role 

As the ward clerk you will be responsible for the delivery of consumer focused administrative support, ensuring equity of access throughout the patient journey on the ward and to assist the multidisciplinary team by providing efficient and effective clerical support so as to achieve desired outcomes. This position is a Monday to Friday role, working shifts of 1600hrs to 1900hrs.  

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Providing prompt, equitable and accurate customer services in a professional, courteous and helpful manner, ensuring consumer focused standards are continuously maintained.
  • Maintaining patient confidentiality at all times in conjunction with Barwon Health’s policy and values.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective communication within a multi-disciplinary team.

About the culture

Heath Wing 7 is a supportive environment that you will find to be a challenging yet rewarding workplace. Together we strive to provide high quality care while encompassing the Barwon Health values in all that we do. If you are looking for a friendly, well supported team, we urge you to apply.   

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

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 on (03) 4215 0520 or 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 Barwon Health are 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?
Essential: Recent ward clerk or administrative experience
Contact Person Jane Findlay 
Contact Person Job Title Acting Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2349 
Closing Date 24/08/2020
Position Description
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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.