Position Details
Reference Number 162008
Position Title Nursing Attendant / Orderly
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Enterprise
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 17.5
Position Summary
  • Be part of our supportive, innovative and flexible team environment
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront
  • Ongoing training and professional development life

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 7,000 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 23 key locations throughout the region.

About the role 

The Nursing Attendant/Orderly will be required to assist Departments, Wards and Work Areas in providing a high standard of patient care by the timely provision of patient lifts and transfers and the prompt response to Codes that are applicable to the Nursing Attendant function. These duties are done with patient welfare as the highest priority, ensuring safe practice in technique and infection control, respect and courtesy to staff, patients, and visitors.

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.

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?
Contact Person Andrew Coles 
Contact Person Job Title Nursing Attendant Supervisor 
Contact Number 0412 899 392 
Contact Email coles@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Michael Fisher 
Alternate Contact Number 0418 146 013 
Alternate Contact Email FISHER@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 25/05/2020
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.