Position Details


Reference Number 158900
Position Title Ward Clerk - Rehabilitation
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 65
Position Summary
  • Be a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life
  • Enjoy a flexible and healthy work/life balance
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

The South Wing is located at Barwon Health’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Centre situated only minutes from the centre of Geelong. It is situated on a vibrant community asset within the parkland surrounds of the McKellar Centre and incorporates state of the art equipment. South Wing provides care for specialist orthopaedic, spinal, multi-trauma, amputee and general rehabilitation patients.

About the role

Barwon Health has an opportunity for a Ward Administrator to become part of the dynamic team at our Rehabilitation centre at McKellar’s South Wing. In this role you will be assisting the ward in delivering care to rehabilitation patients in a supportive learning environment. 

As the successful applicant you will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated team who take pride in providing a high quality service. You must have highly developed interpersonal skills as well as sound communication skills both verbal and written.

About the culture

The team at South Wing are supportive, professional and educated and are only too willing to provide support and direction in providing high quality service of care.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • 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.
  • 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?
Essential: Demonstrated experience in a challenging consumer focused environment
Essential: Previous employment in an administrative/clerical role
Essential: Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Desirable: Previous experience using Barwon Health’s computer programs
Desirable: Previous ward clerk experience
Desirable: Familiarity with medical terminology
Desirable: Telephone experience in consumer centred environment
Contact Person Julie Barr 
Contact Person Job Title Acting Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 6052 
Closing Date 25/09/2019
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.