Position Details


Reference Number 154174
Position Title Trainee MOVAIT Instructors
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Casual
Program Workforce & Culture
Location Multiple Locations
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary
  • Support our staff to confidently manage violent and aggressive incidents
  • Develop in your career with this exciting opportunity to join the MOVAIT team
  • Extend your career with Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the facility 

Guided by our values Barwon Health is Victoria's largest regional health care service and is also the largest employer in the Geelong and surf coast region, employing over 6,500 staff. Working at Barwon Health offers diversity where no two days are the same with varied areas of expertise and locations.  We have a dedicated education and training department giving you access to opportunities to improve your knowledge and skill base.   

MOVAIT is considered by many the most comprehensive, practical and effective course available in health care for addressing workplace violence and aggression.

About the role 

We are currently seeking Probationary Instructors to assist the current MOVAIT Instructors with the overall facilitation and delivery of Management of Violence and Aggression Training “MOVAIT” within Barwon Health and to our external clients. As the successful applicant you will have a strong commitment to managing violence and aggression in the workplace, excellent communication skills and a level of fitness suitable to 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. Everything we do centres all our services on the patient and is guided by our driving values:

Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.   

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: Must have completed a MOVAIT course prior
Contact Person Mark Parigi 
Contact Person Job Title MOVAIT Co-ordinator 
Contact Number 0481 002 118 
Contact Email markpa@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Tim O'Keefe 
Alternate Contact Number 0425 261 268 
Alternate Contact Email tim@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 22/08/2018
Position Description
File name 
Trainee and MOVAIT Instructors PD 2018.docx Open
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.