Health and Security Assistant – Lismore

  • Company:
    Northern NSW Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

<div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Employment Type</b>: Permanent Full Time or Part Time<br><b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp;Health and Security Assistant<br><b>Remuneration</b>:&nbsp;$27.88 per hour<br><b>Hours Per Week</b>:&nbsp;up to 38<br><b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ185837<br><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <div>Master Licence No: &nbsp;&nbsp; NNSW LHD: 407500912</div> <br> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>A current valid NSW Working With Children Check is a requirement of this position.</i> Visit <a href="https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/">https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/</a><i> for more information.</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>NNSWLHD embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Northern NSW Local Health District is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position. All applications from Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably. &nbsp;For help with your application to this role visit <i><a href="http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/">Stepping Up</a></i><i>, o</i>ur online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.</p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Please note, to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.&nbsp; For more information please see <a href="http://www.border.gov.au/">www.border.gov.au</a></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Where you’ll be working</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>&nbsp;</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>“A healthy community through quality care”</i></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><i>&nbsp;</i></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Northern NSW Local Health District is located in north eastern NSW, extending from Grafton in the south, to Tweed Heads on the Queensland border, and west to Tabulam and Urbenville.&nbsp; Northern NSW offers a diverse range of landscapes and lifestyles, from world-heritage listed mountain ranges, to world-renowned surfing breaks, and everything in between.&nbsp; </p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Our people live in some of Australia’s most vibrant regional centres, with first class infrastructure, unspoilt natural wonders, pristine coastlines, and a thriving arts scene. It’s a fast-growing region with rewarding careers and adventures to be found among the large cities, regional towns and relaxed rural villages.&nbsp; </p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">For more information visit <a href="http://nnswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/about/employment/lifestyle-locations/">Northern NSW Local Health District</a></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <br><b>What you'll be doing</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b></b><br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Provide clinical support services including general assistance in wards, cleaning duties, transfers of patients, equipment and supplies at the facility and undertake security related duties as required and or directed. <br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><ol><li>Hold current NSW Security licence (Class 1A minimum) and the ability to maintain the security licence.</li><li>Experience as a Health and Security Assistant or Wardsperson in a hospital setting, or experience in the security industry with an interest in the provision of patient care.</li><li>Demonstrated experience in working in a multi-disciplinary team environment and the ability to organise and prioritise work demands within required timeframes.</li><li>Demonstrated effective communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with a staff, patients and members of the public.</li><li>Sound knowledge and practical application/commitment to understanding of risk management, safety and quality principles (including manual handling) and the role of the Health &amp; Security Assistant in applying these principles.</li><li>Demonstrated knowledge of hygiene, infection prevention and control and environmental cleaning standards.</li><li>Availability and capacity to participate in a 24 hour/ seven-day rotating roster which includes working all shifts, all days of the week including public holidays</li></ol></div><br><br><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> Need more information? <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ185837" target="_blank">Position Description</a> <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br> For role related queries or questions contact John Hall on John.Hall1@health.nsw.gov.au<br><br> <b>Applications Close:<b> 21 September 2020&nbsp; </b></b></p></div>