Position Details


Reference Number 160518
Position Title Volunteer Coordinator - Patient Transport
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Chief Nursing Officer
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $2.00
Hours Per Fortnight 67.5
Position Summary
  • Coordinate Volunteer Patient Transport 
  • Supportive and motivated team environment
  • Exciting opportunity to join a team with 85 Volunteer Drivers 

About the facility 

Barwon Health's Volunteer Services Department is proud to be recognised as Australia's leading volunteer program across the health sector.

For over 50 years, volunteers have supported the vital work of Barwon Health and have focused on enhancing the consumer experience across our health service. We are proud to recruit, train, engage and retain a dedicated team of more than 1000 volunteers who donate more than 70,000 hours of volunteer support each year.

About the role 

The Volunteer Transport Coordinator is responsible for the efficient, safe and reliable non-emergency, volunteer transport available to Barwon Health consumers. The role will coordinate the online booking system, schedule transport bookings, be responsible for volunteer bus and vehicle fleet management, as well as provide exceptional support to all volunteers within the Volunteer Transport Portfolio. 

About the culture

The Volunteer Services staff are passionate about change and development in order to improve the way in which we engage volunteers, deliver patient transport and promote consumer participation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

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

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?
Essential: Do you meet all the essential criteria outlined in the attached position description
Contact Person Claire Taprell  
Contact Person Job Title Manager, Volunteer Services 
Contact Number (03) 4215 8901 
Closing Date 13/02/2020
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.