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.

 

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. 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: 11th November 2019

Title: Registered Nurses - Surgical and Medical Ward

Position Type:  Full Time Fixed Term Positions Available x 10

Hours: 76 Hours Per Fortnight 

Salary: $31.27 hr to $44.17 hr

Reference: #2107

Contact: Erica Anderson (03) 5722 5079

Overview: We have excellent opportunities available across the Medical and Surgical Wards for motivated and skilled Registered Nurses seeking to develop their career in a supportive and dynamic environment. The positions will be part of an enthusiastic team providing innovative quality care. To fulfil this role, the successful applicants will possess a current registration, 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. Salary classification is between YP2 - YP11 and dependent on successful applicant’s qualifications and years of experience.

Registered Nurses in the medical and surgical wards are expected to contribute to NHW’s commitment and strategy that forms part of the Strategic Plan by focusing on every patient every time.

Duties:

  • Ensure all aspects of nursing practice and delivery of care are consistent with NHW nursing standards
  • Ensure appropriate planning and documentation for all patient activities
  • Support communication systems which enhance patient care delivery and unit functioning
  • Participate in appropriate research, education and development activities
  • Maintain standards that are consistent with professional responsibilities
  • Integrates theoretical knowledge with clinical expertise to ensure delivery of safe patient care

Applying for the role:

  • Enquiries can be made with Erica Anderson on (03) 5722 5079
  • Cover letter, resume along with key selection criteria from the PD should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
  • Applications assessed upon receipt.
  • Applications close 11th November 2019.

Position Description: PD Registered Nurse 2019.pdf

Title:  Project Officer - Palliative Care

Position Type: 18 Month Fixed Term Contract 

Hours: 48 Hours per fortnight.

Reference: #2109

Contact: Elizabeth Jenkins 


Phone: 0417 780 684

Overview: 

An opportunity exists for a motivated individual to work in conjunction with the funded palliative care services in the Hume Region to plan, scope and provide support for the implementation of a dedicated palliative care software system within 6 palliative care services in the Hume Region.

Reporting operationally to the Hume Region Palliative Care Consortium Manager, the HRPC Project Officer will: 

• Develop and maintain strong communication pathways with key project stakeholders to scope requirements across individual palliative care services to successfully implement the software in an informed and structured manner.  

• Support the implementation of the software including the identification and facilitation of training needs for clinicians in the use of the software. 

• Support the development of relevant policies, guidelines and governance documentation as identified. 

• Complete project progress reports as scheduled by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services.

The successful applicant will have well-developed time management and problem-solving skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks working with numerous stakeholders at any given time. Applicants should have previous project management experience including demonstrated ability to plan, develop, implement and evaluate quality improvement projects.   

Applicants should also possess excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively within a team environment. A sound knowledge of computer based software applications including Word/Excel/database management systems is also required. 

Enquiries can be made with Elizabeth Jenkins on 0417 780 684

10 November 2019

Cover letter, resume along with key selection criteria from the PD should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

Applications must be in PDF format.  

Position Description: Project Officer PD.pdf


Closing Date: 13 November 2019

Title:  Post Graduate Certifictae in Rural Critical Care 

Position Type:  Part Time Fixed Term Position Available to January 2021

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2081

Contact: Alanna O'Connor


Phone: 03-5722 5139

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.

If you wish to reside in the country and would like to specialise in critical care nursing, then the Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Rural Critical Care) is for you! This course provides Registered Nurses with a unique combination of theory and clinical practice. Students study while earning a salary. Successful applicants will rotate equally between the Critical Care Unit and the Emergency Department at Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW). Students will be required to attend study days alternating between Wangaratta and Shepparton Health Service Education Centres, one day per fortnight.

A course in Rural Critical Care will prepare you to conceptualise aspects in all areas of assessment, management and evaluation of clients ranging in age from infancy through to the elderly, with a multitude of clinical presentations. The emphasis is on multidisciplinary, holistic, patient centred care that is evidence-based. The course prepares you to work in environments that may range from small district hospitals through to base and tertiary referral centres. 

You will become an integral asset to any critical care team, so why not join us in Wangaratta and become a dynamic Rural Critical Care Nurse?

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 Ms. Alanna O’Connor on (03) 5722 5139 alanna.oconnor@nhw.org.au

• Course Information: https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/2018/courses/gc-nprcc

• University of Melbourne application required ONLY if successful with NHW application (UoM will contact nominated students via email & provide hyperlink information to progress on-line application)

• A PD for this role is available from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications, including resume, contact details of 3 referees & certified academic transcript(s) should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

• Applications close 13th of November 2019 by 5pm. 


• Applied Pathophysiology (fully on-line delivery) 06/01/2020 – 03/03/2020

• NHW & GVH Rural Critical Care orientation commences February 2020

Position Description:Graduate Student Nurse PD 2019.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Dental Assistant  

Position Type:  Full Time 

Hours: 76 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2094

Contact: Karen Spokes 

Phone: 03-5722 5829

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 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.

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 Karen Spokes (03) 5722 5829 

• 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

• Closing Date 17th November 2019

Position Description:PD Dental Assistant.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Continence Nurse Advisor 

Position Type: 3 Years, Part Time, Fixed Term 

Hours: 16 Hours per fourtnight

Reference: #2118

Contact: Eleanor Capel 


Phone: (03) 5722 5179

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 dynamic and innovative Continence Nurse Advisor to provide high quality, evidence based care and establish a new outpatient clinic among our growing Continence team. This position will be part of Allied Health & Ambulatory Services which provides care to areas inclusive of acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams. Our department strives for evidence based services that meet the needs of our community, support the broader region and contribute to the 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.

Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Eleanor Capel on (03) 5722 5179

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page.

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au


• Applications close 17th of November 2019.

Position Description:Position Description CNA 2019.pdf



Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Diabetes Educator  

Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term 

Hours: 32 Hours per fortnight

Reference: #2119

Contact: Eleanor Capel 

Phone: (03) 5722 5179

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 dynamic and innovative Diabetes Educator to provide high quality, evidence based care and establish a new outpatient clinic among our growing team of Diabetes Educators. This position will be part of Allied Health & Ambulatory Services which provides care to areas inclusive of acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams. Our department strives for evidence based services that meet the needs of our community, support the broader region and contribute to the 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.

Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Eleanor Capel on (03) 5722 5179

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page.

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au.

• Applications close 17th of November 2019

Position Description:PD Diabetes Educator 2019.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Allied Health Assistant  - Grade 3

Position Type: Permanent, Part Time 

Hours: 32 Hours per fortnight

Reference: #2123

Contact: Courtney Ward Jackson 

Phone: (03) 5722 5566

Overview:

Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is seeking an innovative and team oriented Allied Health Assistant (AHA) to join our growing inpatient and community team.  The successful applicant will be expected to work collaboratively with patients, families and the multidisciplinary team to support Allied Health Practitioners (AHP) deliver high quality goal based therapy within our community rehabilitation program.  

A Certificate IV Allied Health Assistant Qualification is vital, along with demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience in the provision of Allied Health Assistant duties, including independently following AHP recommendations.  This is an excellent opportunity for an AHA who has an interest in working within a community setting, is seeking opportunities to enhance their clinical skills and has a desire to work within a multidisciplinary team. 

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 Courtney Ward - Jackson on (03) 5722 5566

• Completed letter and CV should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

• Applications close 17th November 2019.


Position Description:AHA Grade 3 Position Description.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: Grade 2 Physiotheripist  - Acute Allied Health 

Position Type:  Part Time, Fixed Term 

Hours: 64 Hours per fortnight until 19/05/20 then 32 Hours per fortnight until 21/10/20

Reference: #2115

Contact: Andrea Voogt

Phone: (03) 5722 5413


Overview:

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

NHW is seeking applications from experienced physiotherapists who are team focused and interested in pursuing opportunities to diversify and enhance their skills.

We are seeking a Physiotherapist Grade 2 Physiotherapist to provide a high quality, best practice physiotherapy service within the Acute Allied Health department.

This position will be part of the Physiotherapy team which services clinical areas inclusive of emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams.  

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 Andrea Voogt on (03) 5722 5413

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications, addressing the specific skill requirements from the position description, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au 

• Applications close 17th November 2019

Position Description:Position Description Grade 2 Physiotherapist.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: Grade 2 Physiotheripist  - Thomas Hogan Centre  

Position Type:  Permanent, Part Time  

Hours: 48 Hours per fortnight

Reference: #2116

Contact: Andrea Voogt

Phone: (03) 5722 5413 


Overview:

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

NHW is seeking applications from experienced physiotherapists who are team focused and interested in pursuing opportunities to diversify and enhance their skills.

We are seeking a Physiotherapist Grade 2 Physiotherapist to provide a high quality, best practice physiotherapy service within the Thomas Hogan Centre.

This position will be part of the Physiotherapy team which services clinical areas inclusive of emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams.  

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 Andrea Voogt on (03) 5722 5413

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications, addressing the specific skill requirements from the position description, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au 


• Applications close 17th November 2019


Position Description Grade 2 Physiotherapist.pdf

Closing Date: 25 November 2019

Title: Clinical Director of Emergency Services 

Reference: #2130

Contact: Merryn Lodding 


Phone: (03) 5722 5066 


Overview:

Wangaratta is surrounded by beautiful countryside, the Alps and wineries, with a host of recreational and lifestyle choices on offer. It has excellent schools and is just 45 minutes from Albury or two hours freeway driving from Melbourne.

Selection Criteria:

Essential

• A primary medical qualification registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. 

• Fellowship in one of the below listed Colleges:

o Fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine or

o Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine or 

o Fellowship of the Australian College of General Practitioners  

• Minimum 5 years ED experience with proven ability: 

- To work at consultant level 

- To be in charge and drive the ED 

- To lead resuscitations with updated ALS Level 2 

- To perform the core procedures in ED 

- Participation in the Continuing Medical Education program of the relevant college 

- Ability to provide appropriate supervision to junior medical staff within the Emergency Department. 

- Ability to provide teaching and training to junior medical staff and registrars within the 

- Emergency Department. 

- Demonstrated ability to provide quality specialist level clinical services in Emergency Medicine. 

- Demonstrated ability to effectively lead clinical team in the Emergency Department 


Desirable

• Experience in management role


Applying for the role:

• For enquiries contact Merryn Lodding, Manager Medical Workforce on (03) 5722 5066

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications including CV and cover letter addressing the selection criteria  from the PD, should be emailed to medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au

• Applications close 5.00PM Monday November 25, 2019

• PLEASE NOTE: Applications must be PDF as Word Documents cannot be received.


Applications should be directed to:

Dr Campbell Miller

Director of Medical Services

Northeast Health Wangaratta

medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au

Position Description:Clinical Director of Emergency Department.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: Grade 2 Physiotherapist  - Thomas Hogan Centre  

Position Type:  Permanent, Full Time   

Reference: #2117

Contact: Andrea Voogt

Phone: (03) 5722 5413 


Overview:

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

NHW is seeking applications from experienced physiotherapists who are team focused and interested in pursuing opportunities to diversify and enhance their skills.

We are seeking a Physiotherapist Grade 2 Physiotherapist to provide a high quality, best practice physiotherapy service within the Thomas Hogan Centre.

This position will be part of the Physiotherapy team which services clinical areas inclusive of emergency, acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams.  

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 Andrea Voogt on (03) 5722 5413

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications, addressing the specific skill requirements from the position description, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au 

Applications close 17th November 2019

Position Description:Grade 2 Physiotherapist.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: Patient Transport Officer 

Position Type:  Casual   

Hours: As per rostered 

Reference: #2120

Contact: Glenice Foster 


Phone: (03) 5722 5334

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.

This position is an excellent opportunity for staff to take on the role of Patient Transport Officer in conjunction with their other positions at NHW. This position requires applicants to safely transfer patients from NHW to various other destinations within the surrounding district and the greater Melbourne area.

Applicants must possess good interpersonal / communication skills and have a well developed level of problem solving to ensure safe transfers. A driver’s license and safe driving history 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.

Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Glenice Foster (03) 5722 5334

• 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 17 November 2019 


Position Description: Patient Transport Officer.pdf

Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: ICT Operations & Cybersecurity Engineer 

Position Type: Permanent, Full Time    

Reference: #2122

Contact: Jorge Silveira 

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.

Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Jorge Silveira - Director of Information Management / CIO at jorge.silveira@nhw.org.au  

• PD for this role can be downloaded from the NHW careers page

• Completed applications, addressing the essential selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au 

• Applications close 17 November 2019


Position Description:ICT Operations and Cybersecurity Engineer.pdf


Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title: Social Worker Grade 2

Position Type: Maternity Leave, Fixed Term until 30/03/2020   

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fornnight  

Reference: #2126


Contact: Sandra Darlow 

Phone: (03) 5722 5113


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 is seeking a qualified Social Worker to fill an exciting, and diverse position in the Sub-Acute and Ambulatory care Service. An approved degree in Social Work, which enables eligibility for AASW membership, is essential.

The desired applicant 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. 

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 Sandra Darlow Chief Social Worker on 03 5722 5113

• Position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

• Applications close 17 November 2019

Position Description: Grade 2 Social Work.pdf






Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Post Graduate Certifictae in Paediatrics  

Position Type:  Part Time Fixed Term Position 

Hours: 64 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2080

Contact: Jacqui Verdon  


Phone: 03-5722 5411


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 learning and development of our workforce is a key commitment of Northeast Health Wangaratta – we would like to therefore offer the opportunity of post graduate study in partnership with University Of Melbourne for a - Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice - Paediatrics.  The courses provide Registered Nurses with a unique combination of theory and support in advancing clinical practice, whilst earning a salary. 

A course will prepare you to conceptualise aspects in all areas of assessment, management and evaluation of clients ranging in age, with a multitude of clinical presentations. The emphasis is on multidisciplinary, holistic, patient centred care that is evidence-based. The courses prepare you to work in environments that may range from small district hospitals through to base and tertiary referral centres. 

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 Ms. Jacqui Verdon on (03) 5722 5411 jacqui.verdon@nhw.org.au 

• Course Information: https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/search?types%5B%5D=course&level_type%5B%5D=all&department=all&query=nursing+&faculty=all 

• Completed applications, including resume, contact details of 3 referees & certified academic transcript(s) should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au 

• University of Melbourne application can be completed post appointment 

• Applications close 17th November 2019.

• Applied Pathophysiology (fully on-line delivery) 06/01/2020 – 03/03/2020

• NHW - orientation commences February 2020

 

Position Description:Graduate Student Nurse.pdf

 

 


Closing Date: 21 November 2019

Title: Food Monitor

Position Type: Full Time, Fixed Term 

Hours: 80 Hours Per Fortnight with ADO

Reference: #2125

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. 

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.


Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Jamie Lawrence (03) 5722 5318 

• 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.hume.org.au

• Applications close 21 November 2019

Position Description: Food Monitor.pdf


Closing Date: 17 November 2019

Title:  Graduate Dietitian  

Position Type: Full Time, Fixed Term, Temporary 

Reference: #2127

Contact: Eleanor Capel 

Phone: (03) 5722 5179


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 dynamic and innovative New Graduate Dietitian to provide high quality, evidence based nutrition care within our service. This position will be part of the NHW Dietetics team which services areas inclusive of acute, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient and community funded streams as well as our food services department. Our department strives for evidence based services that meet the needs of our community, support the broader region 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.

Applying for the role:

• Enquiries can be made with Eleanor Capel on (03) 5722 5179

• A position description for this role can be downloaded from the NHW website careers page.

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au


• Applications close 17 November 2019. 

Position Description: G1 Dietitian June 2019.pdf

Closing Date: 21 November 2019

Title: Patient Services Assistant 

Position Type: Part Time 

Hours: 40 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2132

Contact: Peter Edwards 

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 has career opportunities for highly motivated, passionate individuals to take on a ward based PSA Cleaning Support/Food Support role. The primary role of the PSA is to maintain a high standard of cleaning, support linen services and to assist with meal and beverage delivery and service throughout NHW.  This role will be a trial position and specifically service the Emergency Department. 

The PSA will also carry out other duties as directed in accordance with NHW requirements and which relate to PSA classification descriptors within the Victorian Public Health Sector (Health Professionals, Health and Allied Services, Managers & Administrative Officers) Multiple Enterprise Agreement.

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 from the NHW intranet page

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au

• Applications close 18 November 2019


Position Description: Support Services PSA.pdf

Closing Date: 18 November 2019

Title: Ward Clerk

Position Type: Part Time  

Hours: 16 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2132

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 are looking for a person with sound clerical and computer skills, exceptional interpersonal skills and who have the ability to work in a busy environment within our Operating Theatre team. Applicant requires good data entry skills, time management, customer service skills. Current position is 2 days per fortnight with the potential for picking up additional shifts to cover leave and sick leave.
The successful applicant must 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 a strong requirement.
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 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 18 November 2019

Position Description:Ward Clerk Theatre 2019.pdf

Closing Date: 24 November 2019

Title: Change Management Officer 

Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term  

Hours: 48 Hours Per Fortnight

Reference: #2128

Contact: Sharyn Green   

Phone: 0466 508 865 


Overview:

Looking for a sea 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.

The Central Hume Partnership (CHP) is replacing their Patient Administration System (PAS). A number of agencies in CHP will be transitioning to a new PAS application, and will have significantly challenging change management requirements in order to achieve this. These agencies are independent authorities, and effective engagement with the business (corporate and clinical) areas of each agency will be a key deliverable for this role.

We are seeking to appoint a Qualified Clinician as our Project Change Management Officer who will assist the Change Management Lead in developing and implementing strategies and plans for Change Management across all agencies. 

The successful applicant will provide operational support to the Change Management Lead to ensure delivery of the Change Management strategy and plan for the PAS Project. 

The successful applicant will provide operational support to the Change Management Lead to ensure delivery of the communications strategy and plan for the CHP Projects. They will be a ‘go to’ person for the agencies Functional Groups to assist with documenting business process workflow (as is and to be), undertake system gap analysis and define business requirements, process design alternatives and decisions.

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 Sharyn Green, CHPpas Project Manager on 

0466 508 865

• Position Description (PD) can be accessed via NHW website at: https://www.northeasthealth.org.au/careers/jobs/

• Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au


• Application close Sunday 24th November 2019


Position Description: PAS Project Change Management Officer.pdf


Closing Date: 27th November 2019

Title: Patient Services Assistant 

Position Type: Full Time with ADO 

Reference: #2102

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 part time PSA position within the Support Services Department. The primary role of the PSA is to maintain a high standard of cleaning, Orderly duties, support linen services and to assist with meal and beverage delivery and service throughout the organisation.

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 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 27th November 2019


Position Description:Patient Services Assistant.pdf



Closing Date: 27th November 2019

Title: Patient Services Assistant 

Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term, Permanent Position 

Hours:  32 Hours per fortnight

Reference: #2103

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 part time PSA position within the Support Services Department. The primary role of the PSA is to maintain a high standard of cleaning, Orderly duties, support linen services and to assist with meal and beverage delivery and service throughout the organisation.

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 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 27th November 2019



Position Description:Patient Services Assistant.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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