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.

 

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Closing Date: No closing date applied to this position

Title:  Registered Midwife

Position Type: Full Time & Part Time Positions Available

Hours: Up to 80 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #19179

Contact: Karen Oddie

Phone: (03) 5722 5133

Overview:  NHW currently has positions available for Registered 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.

Download Position Description: PD Midwife.pdf


Closing Date: No closing date applied to this position.

Title:  Allied Health & Ambulatory Services EOI

Position Type: Various Positions Available

Hours: Up to 80 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #19208

Phone:

Physiotherapy – (03) 5722 5413

Occupational Therapy – (03) 5722 5508

Speech Pathology & Allied Health Assistants – (03) 5722 5566

Social Work – (03) 5722 5113

Dietetics, Diabetes Education & Continence Nursing – (03) 5722 5179

Complex Care Service – (03) 5722 5053

Overview:  Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is 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. 



Title:    Registered Nurse Graduate Program

Position Type:  Part Time Fixed Term Positions Available

Hours:   64 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #19258

Phone:    Education & Research Unit – (03) 5722 5149

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 on by expressions of interest.

Please note - Applicants must be eligible for the Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) Computer Match program.

Closing Date: 19 July 2019

Position Description:  PD Graduate Student Nurse

Application Information

Closing Date: 28 July  2019

Title: Speech Pathologist Grade 3 (up to VW9)

Position Type: Part Time 12 month Fixed Term Position Available

Hours:   40 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #19299/3

Contact:  Sarah Coles

Phone: (03) 5722 5566

Overview:   NHW is seeking applications from experienced Speech Pathologist who are team focused and have the skill set to assist in leading our adult stream.  This key leadership position will work collaboratively with the Manager of Speech Pathology to provide strategic direction and ensure the delivery of high quality adult clinical services across all NHW programs.   

In addition to a leadership role, the Grade 3 Speech Pathologist will have the opportunity to hold a clinical portfolio within our acute program.  They require a broad adult clinical knowledge and skill set and a commitment to work in conjunction with other disciplines and craft groups to achieve patient centred care.

The successful applicant will assist in the development of Grade 1 and 2 staff through supervision, mentoring and support and themselves will have the support of an experienced allied health management team. 

Download Position Description:  PD Grade 3 Speech Pathology.pdf


Closing Date: 28 July 2019

Title: Social Worker Grade 1(SC11-16, AF25) or Grade 2 (SC21-SC24)

Position Type: Part Time Fixed Term Contracts Available

Hours:   Various Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #19184-19189/4

Contact:  Sandra Darlow

Phone: (03) 5722 5113

Overview:   Northeast Health is seeking a qualified Social Worker to fill an exciting, and diverse position primarily in the acute wards, but may be required to provide service in other areas of the hospital. An approved degree in Social Work, which enables eligibility for AASW membership, is essential.

The desired applicants will have Social Work experience, they will possess the ability to work both autonomously and within a multidisciplinary team environment, they will be flexible and self motivated.

Download Position Description:  PD Social Worker Gr 1.pdf

Download Position Description: PD Social Worker Gr 2.pdf


Closing Date: 28 July 2019

Title: Dental Assistant Grade 2 (DY13-DY17)

Position Type: Full Time Positon Available

Hours:   76 Hrs Per Fortnight

Reference: #2005/2

Contact:  Karen Spokes

Phone: (03) 5722 5829

Overview:   Northeast Health Dental Service is a public 9 chair Dental Clinic located across two sites with the latest up-to-date equipment and facilities.  We currently have a vacancy and are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated dental assistant who enjoys a very busy workplace, and working in a team environment.  You will require a recognised Dental Assistant Certificate of Accreditation or alternatively have recent and extensive experience in this role.  A job share arrangement will be considered. The successful applicant will be supported by an experienced 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.  NHW also provide services to the Benalla clinic along with a mobile van delivering services in remote areas.


Download Position Description:  PD Dental Assistant .pdf


Closing Date: 2 August 2019

Title: Graduate Dentist - Level 1 (DF1)

Position Type: Full Time Positon Available

Hours:   76 Hrs Per Fortnight

Reference: #2006

Contact:  Emily Pagen

Phone: (03) 5722 5325

Overview:  Northeast Health Dental Service is a public 9 chair Dental Clinic located across two sites with the latest up-to-date equipment and facilities.  We currently have a vacancy and are looking for a Graduate 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.  NHW also provide services to the Benalla clinic along with a mobile van delivering services in remote areas.
 
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. 


Download Position Description:  PD Graduate Dentist.pdf

Closing Date: 21 July 2019

Title:  CSSD Supply Storeperson (JR3)

Position Type: Full Time Permanent Position Available

Hours:   80 Hrs Per Fortnight, with ADO.

Reference: #2004

Contact: Lois Foley

Phone: (03) 5722 5327

Overview:  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 and surgical instruments and equipment for the operating suite and other customers of Northeast Health Wangaratta. This service operates fourteen hours a day, Monday to Friday, with On Call coverage over the weekends and 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.

Download Position Description:  Storeperson.pdf


Closing Date: 21 July 2019

Title:  Instrument Technician Gr 1 or 2 (TD18-TD19)

Position Type: Full Time or Part Time Permanent Position Available

Hours:  Up to 80 Hrs Per Fortnight, with ADO.

Reference: #2003

Contact: Lois Foley

Phone: (03) 5722 5327

Overview:  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 and surgical instruments and equipment for the operating suite and other customers of Northeast Health Wangaratta. This service operates fourteen hours a day, Monday to Friday, with On Call coverage over the weekends and 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.

Download Position Description:  CSSD Instrument Technician.pdf



Closing Date: Applications assessed upon receipt until 28 July 2019

Title: Registered Nurse - Nurse Pool (YP2 - YP11)

Position Type: Full Time and Part Time Permanent Positions Available

Hours:  Up to 80 Hrs Per Fortnight

Reference: #19175

Contact: Erica Anderson

Phone: (03) 5722 5079

Overview:  NHW encourages expressions of interest from Resisted Nurses for employment within our Nursing teams.

Applicants must possess good interpersonal and communication skills and have a sound knowledge and understanding of the pre-admission process. A proficient knowledge of current nursing practice is essential.

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

Download Position Description: Registered Nurse Casual Bank-Pool.pdf


Closing Date: 21 July 2019

Title: Speech Pathologist Grade 2 (VW1-VW4)

Position Type: Part Time Fixed Term Position Available

Hours:  Up to 64 Hrs Per Fortnight

Reference: #2007

Contact: Eleanor Capel

Phone: (03) 5722 5379

Overview:  Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) strives for excellence and provides its employees with leadership and vision that fosters an environment with a strong sense of teamwork, integrity, accountability and respect. 

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is seeking an innovative and experienced Grade 2 Speech Pathologist to join our inpatient rehabilitation and community rehabilitation programs.   As the Grade 2 Speech Pathologist you will provide best practice assessment and intervention within a hospital and community settings alongside experienced clinicians of various disciplines.  You will deliver evidenced based patient care and have the ability to work collaboratively with a range of health professionals.  In this role you will also have the opportunity to supervise junior staff and students and actively participate in discipline and multidisciplinary projects.

An approved degree in Speech Pathology with eligibility for SPA membership is vital along with demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience in the provision of Speech Pathology assessment and intervention within an adult population. The successful applicant will be part of the Speech Pathology team, which provides services at both the Northeast Health Wangaratta site, along with surrounding regional sites. 

This is an excellent opportunity for Speech Pathologists who are seeking opportunities to further their clinical skills and broaden their leadership skills within an expanding Allied Health service.

Download Position Description: PD Speech Pathologist Grade 2


Closing Date: 21 July 2019

Title: ANUM Thomas Hogan Rehabilitation Centre (YW11- YW12)

Position Type: Part Time Permanent Positions Available

Hours:  Up to 80 Hrs Per Fortnight

Reference: #2009

Contact: Maree Delaney

Phone: (03) 5722 5409

Overview:  The Thomas Hogan Rehabilitation Centre has permanent Part Time ANUM positions available for Registered Nurses who would like the opportunity to further develop their leadership skills. Applicants must have a current registration, excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to relate to patients, family members and other health care providers. Current acute and sub-acute experience is desirable.

Download Position Description: PD ANUM THC.pdf


Closing Date: 21 July 2018

Title:  Registered Nurse (YP2-YP11) or Enrolled Nurse(up to IB75) -Thomas Hogan Rehabilitation Centre

Position Type: Multiple Part Time Positions Available

Hours: Various Terms/Hours

Reference: #2008

Contact: Maree Delaney

Phone: (03) 5722 5409

Overview:  The Thomas Hogan Rehabilitation Centre (THC) is a dynamic unit basing their care on Evidenced Based Practice. There is currently part time vacancies for either a Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse to join the team who will assist and work towards the best outcome for the patients.

Applicants must have current registration, excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to relate to clients, carers and other health care providers.

Download Position Description:PD Registered Nurse THC

Download Position Description: PD Enrolled Nurse THC


Closing Date: 28 July 2018

Title:  Registered Nurse - Pre-Admission and Day Stay Unit (YP2-YP11)

Position Type: Multiple Fixed Term Positions Available

Hours: Various Terms/Hours

Reference: #19296/2

Contact: Sally Arthur

Phone: (03) 5722 5667

Overview:  Excellent opportunities for temporary secondment is available within the Admissions and Day Stay Unit for a motivated and skilled Registered Div1 Nurse with minimum 5 years’ experience seeking to further develop their career in a dynamic environment working across Pre-Admission Clinic and the Admission and Day stay unit.

Applicants must possess good interpersonal and communication skills. A sound knowledge and understanding of the pre-admission process is required as periods of time will be dedicated to contacting patients via telephone. A proficient knowledge of current acute nursing and assessment skills is essential.

Download Position Description: PD RN G2 ADU.pdf


Closing Date: 28 July 2018

Title:  Dietitians Grade 1 & Grade 2

Position Type: Multiple Fixed & Permanent Positions Available

Hours: Various Terms/Hours

Reference: #2010-#2013

Contact: Eleanor Capel

Phone: (03) 5722 5379

Overview:  NHW is seeking innovative and team orientated Grade 1 & 2 Dietitians to provide high quality dietetics services across a variety of clinical areas. Within the NHW Allied Health Division, our Dietetics Department is a dynamic team delivering evidence based services to meet the needs of our community, support the broader region and contribute to our profession.
Available roles include:
• Ref #2010 Grade 2 Community Health Dietitian: Full time 80 hrs/ftnt, Temporary (12 month Maternity Leave backfill)
• Ref #2011 Grade 2 Residential Aged Care Dietitian: Part Time 8 hrs/ftnt, Ongoing
• Ref #2012 Grade 1 Inpatient Rehabilitation Dietitian: Part Time 36 hrs/ftnt, Ongoing (with scope for increased hours on temporary basis)
• Ref #2013 Grade 1 Acute Dietitian: Part Time 16 hrs/ftnt, Ongoing

Download Position Description:  PD G1 Dietitian.pdf

Download Position Description: PD G2 Dietitian.pdf

Closing Date: 28 July 2018

Title:  Registered Nurse Grade 2 Year 2 - Medical Ward (YP3-YP11)

Position Type: Full or Part Time Permanent Positions Available

Hours: Various Hours

Reference: #2014

Contact: Natalie Speziale

Phone: (03) 5722 5496

Overview:  The successful applicant for this role in our Medical Ward must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to relate to staff, patients, relatives and other health care providers as well as pride themselves on being able to deliver evidence based care to all patients and visitors.

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.

Download Position Description:  PD RN Medical.pdf


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.

Applications for all medical jobs must be emailed to: medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au

Methods for submitting all other job applications include:
Hand delivery: Human Resources Department Northeast Health Wangaratta, Green Street, Wangaratta, 3677
Email: careers@nhw.org.au
Post: Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta PO BOX 386, Wangaratta, 3676

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