Job Vacancies at NHW

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services. Successful applicants will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

NHW is an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to respecting and celebrating all forms of diversity and recognises the value of these unique identities within the community.

NHW encourages all people of diverse backgrounds to apply including but not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI), Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD), Sex, sexuality and gender diverse (LGBTQIA+) community and those living with a disability.

If you require support or assistance in applying for a position please direct enquiries to hr@nhw.org.au

Title: Registered Midwife
Position Type: Full/Part Time, Fixed Term
Hours: Various
Reference: #19179
Contact: Karen Oddie
Phone: 03 5722 5133

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

NHW currently has positions available for Registered Grade 2 Midwives to join the team of professionals that contribute to our hospital’s excellent reputation.  

The Maternity Services Unit is a progressive unit that boasts modern birthing, postnatal and special care nursery facilities.  The ward is well supported through the Education Department of the hospital and is well regarded within the region as a resource for Midwifery practice.

The successful applicant’s will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Karen Oddie on (03) 5722 5133
• A PD for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

Position Description:
Registered Midwife.pdf

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

NHW are seeking expressions of interest from Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Allied Health Assistants, Dietitians, Social Workers, Diabetes Educators, Continence Nurses & Care Coordinators who are keen to explore casual, temporary, weekend and/or ongoing opportunities for work at NHW.

Roles within our Allied Health & Ambulatory services division offer exciting clinical diversity across emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams. 

If you are dynamic, team orientated, innovative and committed to allied health and ambulatory services then we would love to hear from you.

For further information, or to obtain a copy of position descriptions for any of the positions available, please contact:

Physiotherapy: Brooke Winzer / Alison Gargan (03) 5722 5413
Occupational Therapy: Lisa Peters / Kane Fitzpatrick (03) 5722 5508
Speech Pathology & Allied Health Assistants: Courtney Ward-Jackson (03) 5722 5566
Social Work: Sandi Darlow (03) 5722 5113
Dietetics, Diabetes Education & Continence Nursing: Eleanor Capel (03) 5722 5179
Complex Care Service: Ruth Mulligan (03) 5722 5053

Position Status: Full time, Temporary (12 months)
Classification: Pharmacy Intern (SQ1)
Hours: Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week (with a rostered ADO every 4 weeks)
Start date: 7th December 2020 (in order to participate in the collaborative training program with the Pharmacy Intern based at nearby Benalla Health)

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is seeking 3 Pharmacy Interns for hospital-based internships during 2021.  We offer Pharmacy Interns an innovative, predominantly hospital-based training program as we partner with other health services in our region. 

Interns are provided with a comprehensive 2-week orientation to Northeast Health Wangaratta, prior to commencing clinical rotations (see “NHW and BENH” Pharmacy Intern Orientation Timetable”).  Interns will work closely with rotational clinical pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, as part of 3-person teams that deliver all aspects of pharmacy service to their rostered ward areas.  (See “NHW and BENH Pharmacy Intern 2021 Weekly Roster).  Early in the internship period, Pharmacy Interns take on the responsibility for clinical & operational duties for our Maternity, Day Stay and Dialysis Units (under supervision).  

In addition to rotations through NHW wards & operational areas, each Pharmacy Intern will spend a week at Benalla Health to develop an understanding of how a small hospital pharmacy department provides pharmacy services.  In addition, our Pharmacy Technicians will spend a week each at Beechworth Pharmacy (which provides pharmacy services to Beechworth Health) and Terry White Chemist Yarrawonga (which provides pharmacy services to Yarrawonga Health).  During those times, the Benalla Health Pharmacy Intern will be rostered at NHW. 

A comprehensive Tutorial Program is facilitated by our team of pharmacists, most of whom are credentialed Clinical Pharmacy Educators experienced in delivering the Monash University Intern Training Program (ITP) and Intern Foundation Program (IFP) (see “NHW and BENH Pharmacy Intern 2021 DRAFT Tutorial Timetable).  Pharmacy Interns are also assigned an Early Career Pharmacist Mentor.  The Mentor assists the Intern to navigate and overcome the requirements of their ITP (and IFP if enrolled) having been through it recently themselves. 

Eligibility Criteria:
The government-funded position is available only to Citizens of Australia or New Zealand, or Permanent Residents of Australia, who have completed a registrable pharmacy degree (or will complete their degree during 2020).

Whilst 2 hospital-funded positions exist, NHW will consider applications from international students only if there are inadequate or insufficient local applicants.

Selection Criteria (Essential):
• Ability to complete requirements for provisional registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia
• Excellent written & oral communication
• Ability to develop strong working relationships
• Commitment to personal and professional development
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications 
• Ability to commence orientation at NHW on 7th December 2020 
• Agreement to undergo a Working with Children Check (successful applicant on appointment, prior to commencement)
• Agreement to undergo a National Police Records Check (successful applicant on appointment, prior to commencement)

Selection Criteria (Desirable):
• Driver’s license and own transportation 
• Proficiency in use of iPharmacy software

Application Process:
Applications open on 22 July 2020 and close on 5 August 2020.  Applicants should address the selection criteria above in their cover letter, and also provide their CV, for SHPA to coordinate the matching of applicants to positions.  Refer to https://www.shpa.org.au/interns/vic for details on how to apply.  

The successful candidate must complete the Northeast Health Wangaratta Application for Employment Form and commit to upholding NHW’s Care & Kindness Charter.

Further information:
NHW and BENH Pharmacy Intern 2021 Orientation Timetable FINAL
NHW and BENH Pharmacy Intern 2021 Weekly Roster FINAL
NHW and BENH Pharmacy Intern 2021 DRAFT Tutorial Timetable FINAL
Relevant award (including leave entitlements and rates of pay) available at http://vhia.com.au/docs/default-document-library/bul-2223-attachement-a.pdf?sfvrsn=2

Title: Dentist
Position Type: Part Time
Reference: #2308
Contact: Tricia Voss
Phone: 03 5722 5729

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

Northeast Health Dental Service is a public 9 chair Dental Clinic located across two sites in both Wangaratta and Benalla with the latest up-to-date equipment and facilities. We currently have a vacancy and are looking for a dentist to join our clinical team.

The main clinic is situated at Northeast Health Wangaratta which is a busy integrated health service and major specialist referral hospital in North East Victoria.

The successful applicant will be supported by an experienced clinical team including a senior dentist, oral health therapists and dental assistants.

This person will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

The successful applicant will be able to enjoy the wonderful North East Victorian lifestyle with major sporting and cultural amenities and opportunities. It is the centre of world-class food and wine venues, has excellent cycling tracks and river walks and easy access to the snowfields. The area is home to excellent public and private schools and is only 2 ½ hours on a major freeway from Melbourne.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Tricia Voss on(03) 5722 5348
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 7 August 2020

Position Descriptions:
Graduate Dentist - Level 1 PD.pdf 
Dentist Level 2 .pdf
Dentist Level 3 PD.pdf

Title: 2021 Registered Nurse Graduate Program (YP2)
Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term (12 or 24 months)
Reference: #2309
Contact: Graduate Programs Coordinator
Phone: 03 5722 5824

Overview:
Building on our culture of valuing lifelong learning, Northeast Health Wangaratta aims to provide Registered Nurse Graduates with opportunities to fulfil their professional goals by becoming resilient, autonomous and reflective clinicians. 

The Registered Nurse Graduate Program is a joint collaboration between Health Services in Central Hume Region; aimed at building a strong and resilience workforce, which offers:

• a supported professional development program, specifically targeted at assisting graduates to transition to the workplace;
• dedicated clinical educators work with unit based clinical facilitators to provide local support to graduates in the clinical environment;
• Two six-month rotations, which may include an intra-hospital rotations within the central Hume collaboration;
• A second year graduate program is also available upon a lodgement of expression of interest. 

Applying for the role:
Applications for the following 2021 Graduate Nurse positions open on Monday 13 July 2020

• General Nursing (22 positions available)
• Double Degree Nursing/Midwifery (2 positions available)
• Double Degree Nursing/Paramedicine (1 position available)

To apply for a Graduate Nurse position at Northeast Health Wangaratta, graduates must be registered with Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) and meet the essential criteria for PMCV computer match www.allocations.pmcv.com.au/

Individual and group interviews will be conducted for all positions. 

NB: If COVID restrictions are still in place these interviews will be conducted online.

Applications must include all documents listed below:
1. Letter of application
2. Completed NHW Employment Statutory Declaration
3. CV, including placement history and 2 professional/clinical referees (via PMCV portal), i.e. clinical placement facilitator, a manager from current healthcare-related workplace (if relevant)
4. Most recent academic transcript with results legend, including academic transcripts for previous nursing qualifications (i.e. Enrolled Nurse)
5. Passport sized photograph
6. Two most recent ACUTE full clinical placement reports – must be inclusive of interim and final reports & may include 2nd or 3rd year reports  (Aged Care, Mental Health & Community placement reports will NOT be accepted)

For more information visit Nurse Graduate Program or to arrange a tour of the NHW campus and our facilities please call (03) 5722 5149 or email grads@nhw.org.au

How to submit your application:
Your application must be submitted before 5.00pm on Wednesday, 5 August 2020

All applications should to addressed to: Graduate Programs Coordinator

• Hand delivery: Graduate Programs Coordinator, Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta, Green Street, Wangaratta, 3677
• Post: Graduate Programs Coordinator, Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta PO BOX 386, Wangaratta, 3676
• Email: careers@nhw.org.au

In accordance with the Information Privacy Act 2001 and the Information Privacy Principles, all recruitment and selection information notes remain the property of Northeast Health Wangaratta and cannot be accessed by applicants.

Position Description:
PD Registered Nurse Midwife 2020

Title: Podiatrist - Grade 2
Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term (to February 2021)
Reference: #2301
Contact: Erica Anderson
Phone: 03 5722 5145

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

NHW has a part time position available for an experienced Podiatrist to join the Out Patients Team. This position has the responsibility for implementation and consultation of the Wangaratta Integrated High Risk Foot Service. 

The High Risk Foot Service is a collaborative high risk foot service that aims to establish itself as an exemplary service recognised for its excellence in managing complex patients with foot related pathologies. 

This role requires a motivated Podiatrist with excellent skills in the high risk foot with demonstrated personal attributes, innovative thinking and action that fosters strong productive relationships and optimal patient outcomes.  

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Erica Anderson on 03 5722 5145
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close Thursday, 6 August 2020

Position Description:
PD HRFS Grade Two Podiatrist

Title: Orderly / Cleaner
Position Type: Casual (All Shifts)
Reference: #2293
Contact: Peter Edwards
Phone: 03 5722 5318

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

Applications are invited for a casual Orderly / Cleaner position within the Support Services Department to perform cleaning services within the ward areas.  This position involves, but is not limited to:

- Final cleans (discharge, infectious cleaning) 
- Support bed cleaning and making
- Bathroom cleaning
- Utility room cleaning
- Vinyl and soft floor maintenance
- Waste collection
- Patient mattress maintenance and cleaning

All cleaning performed to the required standard of cleaning as per the Victorian Cleaning Standards for Public Hospitals.  

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Peter Edwards on (03) 5722 5318
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 6 August 2020

Position Description:
Orderly - Orderly Cleaner PD


Title: Patient Services Assistant (PSA)
Position Type: Casual (All Shifts)
Reference: #2294
Contact: Peter Edwards
Phone: 03 5722 5318

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

Applications are invited for Casual PSA Food positions within the Support Services Department. The primary role of the PSA is to maintain a high standard of cleaning, and to assist with meal and beverage delivery service throughout the organisation.

The successful applicants will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Peter Edwards on (03) 5722 5318
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 6 August 2020

Position Description:
PSA PD

Title: Grade 2 Occupational Therapist OR Physiotherapist, Hand Clinic
Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term (12 months)
Reference: #2313
Contact: Lisa Peters / Kane Fitzpatrick
Phone: 03 5722 5508

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

We are seeking an experienced Grade 2 Occupational Therapist to provide hand therapy services within our specialist outpatient hand clinic. Experience in hand therapy is essential as at times you may be the sole clinician. Experienced hand therapy team support and supervision is available.

This position is part of the NHW Occupational Therapy team, a group of 14 staff (12.3EFT), including Grade 1, 2 and 3 clinicians servicing clinical areas inclusive of emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams. Our department strives for evidence based services that meet the needs of our community and contribute to our profession. 

The successful applicant/s will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Lisa Peters/Kane Fitzpatrick on (03) 5722 5508
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 6 August 2020

Position Description:
Hand Clinic PD


Title: PAS Project - System Administrator
Position Type: Full Time
Reference: #2316
Contact: Jason O'Keeffe
Phone: 03 5722 5310

Overview:
Looking for a tree change to Northeast Victoria where you will be surrounded by beautiful countryside, snow-capped mountains for the adventurous, wineries to tempt your palate, along with a host of recreational and lifestyle choices to choose from.

Central Hume Partnership (CHP) are replacing their Patient Administration System and they want you on  board to share this journey with them. 

Seven (7) agencies in CHP will be transitioned to a new PAS application, including the associated migration and integration activities required to enable this. These seven agencies are independent authorities, and effective communication with each agency will be a key deliverable for this role.

The Key purpose of the System Administrator will be to provide application administration, end-user support, data quality and training services, to support work processes for departments, services or other dependant systems.  

The successful applicant will serve as an interface between application support teams, application build teams, business partners, project managers and IT leadership.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Jason O’Keeffe on (03) 5722 5310
• A PD for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 6 August 2020

Position Description:
CHPpas System Administrator PD

Title: Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Maternity Services
Position Type: Full Time (Part Time considered)
Reference: #2311
Contact: Juie Kane
Phone: 03 5722 5133

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) currently has a position available for an experienced Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) to join the Maternity Services team of professionals that contribute to our hospital’s excellent reputation.  

The Maternity Services Unit is a progressive unit that boasts modern Birthing, Postnatal and Special Care Nursery facilities.  The ward is well supported through the Education Department of the hospital and is well regarded within the region as a resource for Midwifery practice

About the role:
• Permanent Position up to 76 hours available   
• Manage the day-to-day operation of the Maternity Services Unit  
• Contribute to and support the strategic direction and management within Maternity Services Division
• Provide positive leadership, support the nursing and midwifery team and work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team
• Preparedness to work across all shifts including Night Duty

The successful applicant will have:
• Registered Midwife with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
• Current midwifery experience, excellent clinical and communication skills    
• Current or working towards a level 3 CTG RANZCOG score
• Current or working towards credentialing for Intravenous Cannulation insertion
• Current or working towards Perineal Suturing
• Possession of or working towards a post-graduate qualification in management
• Membership of relevant professional organizations
• Experience in management of change processes, risk management and quality improvement processes.

NHW is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.  The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries to: Julie Kane Maternity Unit Manager on (03) 5722 5133 or Julie.kane@nhw.org.au
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 11 August 2020

Position Description:
ANUM Maternity Services PD

Position Title: Obstetrics & Gynaecology Registrar (Senior)
Employment Type: Full time – Fixed Term (12 months) 01 Feb 2021
EBA: Victorian Public Health Sector – Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021
Classification: Registrar (level according to years of experience at Registrar level) HM25 – 30
Hours per fortnight: 86 per fortnight

Hospital Application Open Date: Wednesday, 29 July 2020
Hospital Application Close Date: Wednesday, 12 August 2020
*NHW encourages timely applications as applications will be assessed upon receipt

As the Senior Registrar within Northeast Health’s (NHW) Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) Service you will have the opportunity to progress your specialty training in a health service committed to the provision of high quality patient care using up to date methods, materials and equipment. 

The Senior Registrar will work at developing collaborative relationships with medical, surgical, anaesthetic, paediatric and mental health colleagues and senior staff in addition to the broader multidisciplinary team. 

This role has a requirement to attend Obstetrics’ and Gynaecology training clinics and opportunities as authorised.

This role will provide leadership and guidance to junior medical staff and medical students and contribute to the unit’s education and training initiatives.

Key responsibilities will include:
• Management of O&G patients at both outpatient and inpatient levels and the supervision of their clinical care in consultation with senior medical staff. Provide assistance at Theatre as required for O&G patients and undertake surgical procedures under supervision. 
• Develop and maintain complex obstetric management skills, including birthing unit management, complex operative obstetrics and supervision / teaching of junior trainees and Hospital Medical Officers (HMOs). 
• Thoroughly and promptly record in the medical record all clinical encounters, in an appropriate manner, from the initial assessment and investigations through to treatment and clinical progress. 
• Expand and consolidate understanding of common gynaecology presentations and diseases and the associated management. Commitment to extending and updating personal medical knowledge and skills. Regularly attend Clinical Meetings and Education Sessions as required and remain familiar and compliant with College Training Requirements and current medical literature. 

How to apply: 
• Only applications emailed to medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au will be accepted
• In subject line write: 2021 O&G Registrar (Senior)

Please submit the following documents to complete your application:
1. CV
2. Covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and your interest in applying for the role at NHW

Essential criteria to be eligible to apply:
KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
1. Currently registered or eligible for registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). 
2. Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent degree and at least 4 years of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) Integrated Training Program (ITP) training completed by the commencement of this position. 
3. Successful completion of RANZCOG fellowship oral and written examinations is preferred. 
4. Demonstrated excellent clinical skills, judgment and expertise in managing inpatients with complex issues. 
5. Demonstrated teamwork within a multidisciplinary team in a complex and challenging environment, with high level time management, problem solving and communication (both written and verbal) skills. 
6. Demonstrable innovative ideas, ability to contribute to system improvement and a strong clinical governance framework in O&G. 

Health Service Requirements:
1. A current National Police Check shall be provided / undertaken prior to appointment. 
2. A Working with Children’s Check (as per relevant State legislation) may be required where the role requires working unsupervised with children. 
3. Evidence of immunisation against specified infectious diseases must be provided for all Category A positions prior to appointment. 

Interviews will only be offered to shortlisted applicants. 

Contact and address application to:
Dr Amelia Bock 
C/O Manager Medical Workforce: Merryn Lodding
Email: medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au 

Position Description:
OG SNR Registrar PD 2021V1

PLEASE NOTE: Direct Applications Only. This vacancy is NOT open to any agencies of employment consultants, regardless of their status.

Title: Endoscopy Technician
Position Type: Part Time
Hours: 40 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2317
Contact: Lois Foley
Phone: 03 5722 5327

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

NHW is seeking a motivated individual to work in our Operating Theatre & Central Sterilising Supply Department (CSSD) as an Endoscopy Technician. This role is responsible for cleaning and the reprocessing of Endoscopes in accordance with policies and procedures set by NHW guidelines, related Standards and Manufacturer’s Instructions. 

This position offers the successful applicant the opportunity to work within a team environment and extend their skills within the field and further develop their career options.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Lois Foley on (03) 5722 5327
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 17 August 2020

Position Description:
CSSD Endoscopy Tech PD

Title: Instrument Technician Grade 1 or 1 (TD18-TD19)
Position Type: Part Time
Hours: up to 76 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2318
Contact: Lois Foley
Phone: 03 5722 5327

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

NHW is seeking a motivated individual to work in our Sterilising Department (SD). In this role you will take responsibility for the decontamination, packaging and sterilisation of reusable medical devices and equipment for the operating suite and other customers of Northeast Health Wangaratta. This service operates 7 days a week, including public holidays. 

This position offers the successful applicant the opportunity to work within a team environment and extend their skills within this field and further develop their career options.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Lois Foley on (03) 5722 5327
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 18 August 2020

Position Description:
CSSD Instrument Tech PD

Title: Critical Care Registered Nurse 
Position Type: Part Time (permanent and fixed term positions available)
Hours: 64 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2322
Contact: James Duncan
Phone: 03 5722 5064

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

We have an excellent opportunity available within the Critical Care Unit (CCU) for a motivated and skilled Registered Nurse seeking to develop their career in a supportive and dynamic environment.  

This position will be part of an enthusiastic team providing innovative quality care to critically ill patients. To fulfil this role, the successful applicants must possess a current registration, a postgraduate qualification in Critical Care, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a desire to be involved in ongoing skills development, and a commitment to achieving the hospital and ward’s strategic plan.

The successful applicants will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with James Duncan on (03) 5722 5064
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 18 August 2020

Position Description:
RN CCU PD

Title: Health Care Worker - Medical Ward
Position Type: Part Time
Hours: 56 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2312
Contact: Jessica Osborne
Phone: 03 5722 5496

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

We are seeking a Health Care Worker (previously known as Personal Care Worker) to join our dynamic Medical Ward.  We are looking for someone to base their care on Evidenced Based Practice, to work towards the best outcome for our patients. The position will be based in the Increased Observation area of the Medical Ward.

Applicants must have a current Certificate III in Individual Support (or equivalent), excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to relate to clients, carers and other health care providers. Demonstrated experience and interest in dementia behaviour and memory support is highly desirable.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:
• Enquiries can be made with Jessica Osborne on 5722 5496
• A PD for this role can be downloaded below
• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
• Applications close 18 August 2020

Position Description:
PD - Health Care Worker

How to apply

Writing a good job application gives you the opportunity to show why you believe you are the best person for the job and how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the key selection criteria. Read the position description carefully as this will help you to address the key selection criteria when you prepare your application.
You must apply for each job separately.

Checklist

When you are putting together your job application, remember to include:

  • a letter of introduction addressing the key selection criteria – include your full name, address and contact details, the job title and the job number listed in the advertisement
  • a copy of your current Curriculum Vitae (CV) – include all your qualifications, and professional affiliations, a full employment history, and the names and contact details of at least 3 current/recent professional referees
  • certified copies of your qualifications and any additional supporting documentation – include your current driver’s licence, if required
  • a completed and signed Northeast Health Wangaratta ‘Application for Employment’ form.

Successful applicants will require a police record check and a Working with Children Check for pre-employment safety screening purposes.

How to submit your application

Your job application must be submitted by 5.00 pm on the closing date listed in the advertisement.

Medical Officer applications must be emailed to medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au

All other job applications should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

or

Hand delivery: Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta, Green Street, Wangaratta, 3677

Post: Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta PO BOX 386, Wangaratta, 3676

In accordance with the Information Privacy Act 2001 and the Information Privacy Principles, all recruitment and selection information notes remain the property of Northeast Health Wangaratta and cannot be accessed by applicants.