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: Expression of Interest Only

Hours: Various Hours

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: Expression of Interest Only

Hours: Various Hours

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. 



Closing Date: No closing date applied to this position

Title:  Registered Nurse

Position Type: Expression of Interest Only

Hours: Various Hours

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.

Download Position Description: Registered Nurse Casual Bank-Pool PD


Closing Date: No closing date applies to this position

Title:  Outpatients Paediatric Clinic -Occupational Therapist Grade 2 & Physiotherapist Grade 2 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

Position Type: Part Time Position - pending funding.

Hours: 16 Hours Per Fortnight Occupational Therapist & 32 Hours Per Fortnight Physiotherapist.

Reference: #2029

Contact: Lisa Peters/Katrina Colvin

Phone: (03) 5722 5508

Overview:

We are seeking an experienced paediatric Occupational Therapist & Physiotherapist to provide services within our new paediatric clinic that service:
• High risk Infants
• Growth & Developmental Clinic
• Infant feeding clinic.

Experience in paediatrics is highly advantageous as is experience in service development. NHW would consider upskilling a dedicated and passionate clinician.

This position is part of the NHW Allied health team that services clinical areas inclusive of emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams. Our respective Physio and OT departments strive for evidence based services that meet the needs of our community and contribute to our profession.

Download Position Description: PD Physiotherapist Grade 2.pdf

Download Position Description: PD Occupational Therapist Grade 2.pdf

Closing Date: 22 September 2019

Title: Registered Nurse - Medical Ward

Position Type: Part Time, Full Time & Fixed Term Positions Available

Hours: Various Hours Available

Reference: #2061

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

 



Download Position Description: Position Description Registered Nurse Medical.pdf


Closing Date: 22 September 2019

Title:  - Patient Care Worker

Position Type: Part Time

Hours: 64 Hours per fortnight

Reference: #2062

Contact: Natalie Speziale

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.The Medical Ward is a dynamic unit basing their care on Evidenced Based Practice. There is currently an array of positions available within our team who will assist and work towards the best outcome for the patients. Applicants must have a current certificate 3 in Healthcare or similar certificate, excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to relate to clients, carers and other health care providers.The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.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.

Position Description:  Patient Care Worker.pdf

 

 



 

Closing Date: 22 September 2019

Title: Registered Nurse Division 1 - Pre-Admission and Day Stay Unit

Position Type: Part Time  Fixed Term Position Available

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fortnight Available

Reference: #2068

Contact: Cathy Larkings

Phone: 03-5722 5667

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.
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.
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: RN G2 ADU Position Description.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title: Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Registered Nurse Division 1

Position Type: Part Time  Fixed Term Position Available

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fortnight Available

Reference: #2069

Contact: Cathy Larkings

Phone: 03-5722 5667

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.
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 with 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.
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: ANUM PAC Position Description.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Speech Pathologist Grade 1

Position Type: Part Time Fixed Term Position Available

Hours: 72 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2073

Contact: Courtney Ward-Jackson

Phone: 03-5722 5566

Overview:   

Are you a Speech Pathologist interested in broadening and enhancing your clinical skills?  Northeast Health Wangaratta is an organisation aspiring to be leaders in rural health care and is seeking applications from interested Speech Pathologists to join our dynamic team.
This role is a rotating position which provides Grade 1 Speech Pathologists with the opportunity to work in various settings including Acute, Rehabilitation and the Community.  The NHW Speech Pathology service is a growing department that provides high quality, comprehensive paediatric and adult services to people in the Central Hume region.
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with patients, families and multidisciplinary teams to provide leading, best practice assessment and intervention to patients of NHW. 
The successful applicant will also enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

 

Download Position Description: Grade 1 Speech Pathology Position Description.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Physiotherapist Grade 2 - Community/SACS

Position Type: Full Time Fixed Term

Hours: 80 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2075

Contact: Andrea Voogt

Phone: 03-5722 5413

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 physiotherapists who are dynamic, creative, have a passion to support clients within their own community and work within a team. This role involves providing a service to a number of clinical areas including:
 Community Rehabilitation and RITH (Rehab in the Home)
 Illoura aged care facility ( 8 hours per week)
 Transition care program ( 4 hours per week)
 Inpatient rehabilitation
This position is open to job share and will be part of the NHW Physiotherapy team, a group of 27 staff (18EFT), 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 will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.


 

Download Position Description: Position Description Grade 2 Physiotherapist V1.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Food Services Assistant

Position Type: Part Time Positions Available

Hours: Various Hours

Reference: #2066

Contact: Jamie Lawrence

Phone: 03-5722 5224

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 are inviting applications from suitably experienced and motivated people for a diverse role as a Food Services Assistant. Applicants will need to be suitably experienced in the preparation and service of food.
The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Position Description: PD Food Services Assistant.pdf

Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Food Monitor - Food Services

Position Type: Permanent Part Time Position Available

Hours: 32 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2072

Contact: Jamie Lawrence

Phone: 03-5722 5224

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 are inviting applications from suitably experienced and motivated people for a diverse role as Food Monitor. Applicants will need to be suitably experienced in the preparation of menus and the service of food and beverages to patients, staff and clients of NHW.
Reporting to the Food Services Management team, you will be a strong, capable and energetic person with the ability to produce high quality and wholesome food to the NHW inpatients, residential aged care residents and community programs
The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.


Position Description: Position Description Food Monitor.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer

Position Type: Full Time Position Available

Hours: 76 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2078

Contact: Jorge Silveira

Email: Jorge.silveira@nhw.org.au

Overview:   

Are you looking for a tree change?
Would you like to relocate for a quieter more relaxing lifestyle, be able to utilise your Level 2-3 ICT Engineer and Cybersecurity experience, work in a dynamic team environment & enjoy the benefits of working for a not-for-profit organisation?
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region, only 2.5 hours north east of Melbourne and provide an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services. If you are looking to a tree change, Wangaratta is perfectly positioned.
The primary role of the ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer is to support Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) and partners with the provision of ICT infrastructure and cybersecurity services, Level 1 and Level 2 support as part of an ICT service management model.
The ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer plays a key role in responding to incidents and service requests in an effective, efficient and timely manner. The role is responsible for the supporting, monitoring and management of all ICT assets, their configuration, documentation, change management, commissioning and decommissioning. It includes patching, security, backups, disaster recovery, and compliance with regulations, standards and controls as per organisation policy.
The ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer will use a Service Management Tool to record, log time and respond to requests from users and to escalate calls as appropriate to deliver optimum service and meet established Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
The ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer will provide remote and on-site support for computer applications and hardware, including but not limited to desktop, tablets, phones, smart-phones, video conferencing units, duress, paging, smart TVs, data projectors, patient entertainment systems, CCTV, notebooks and will be included on the NHW out-of-hours roster.
Work includes a broad range of complex technical or professional activities, in a variety of contexts. The ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer investigates, defines and resolves complex issues, works under general direction within a clear framework of accountability, exercises substantial personal responsibility and autonomy and plans own work to meet given objectives and processes
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.


Position Description: Position Description ICT Operations and Cybersecurity Engineer.pdf


Closing Date: 25 September 2019

Title:  Reception / Switchboard ED Clerk - Reliever

Position Type: Permanent Part Time Position Available

Hours: 20.5 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2063

Contact: Rosalie Bennett

Phone: 03-5722 5370

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 are looking for a person who enjoys working in a busy position who can demonstrate the ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary environment.  The successful applicant will need excellent communication, time management and organizational skills, be able to work well under pressure with competing demands, be competent in clinical and administrative settings, and, be familiar with medical terminology and privacy principles. The ability to work as a team member is required.
The minimum roster hours for this position is 20.5 hours per fortnight with additional hours required on a regular basis to cover leave requirements including short notice sick leave.  The role of Switchboard Emergency - Reliever is a challenging position and requires the ability to be flexible and have an enthusiasm for variety in all aspects of the role.
The Hospital Switchboard/Emergency Reception operates 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.  In the role of Reliever you will be available to work any shift including days, nights, weekends and public holidays and will receive training for all shifts.
The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.



Position Description: Switchboard.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Surgical Ward

Position Type:  Part Time Position Available

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2070

Contact: Sally Arthur

Phone: 03-5722 5253

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.
The Surgical Services team at NHW are seeking applications from Registered Nurses to apply for a position or an increase in hours, in our Acute Surgical Ward. The ward provides care for adult patients following orthopaedic, urology, gynaecology, ENT or general surgery.
The successful applicant will require current registration, recent acute surgical nursing experience, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team to provide quality care to our patients.
The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.


Position Description: Registered Nurse - Surgical.pdf


Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Title:  Care Coordinator - Transitional Care Packages

Position Type:  Part Time Position Available & Part Time Fixed Term Position Available to 1/4/2020

Hours: 40 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2077

Contact: Jodie Finlayson

Phone: 03-5722 5378

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 sought from Allied Health professionals and Registered Nurses for the above permanent position.
The successful applicant will be joining a high quality Care Coordination team. Applicants should have a good understanding of community care needs; possess excellent interpersonal skills and have a demonstrated ability to relate to clients, carers and other health care providers
The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.



Position Description: Care Coordinator TCP PD.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.

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

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