Patient Services Assistant - Casual Pool

Job no: 820684
Work type: Casual
Location: Fleurieu Peninsula
Categories: Catering and Hospitality
  • Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network, Southern Fleurieu Health Services  
  • Salary: $27.36 - $27.65 per hour + 25% casual loading - Casual (up to 16 March 2024) - WHA-2


Within a friendly and welcoming workplace based in Southern Fleurieu Health Services , this is a fantastic opportunity to step into a Kitchen Hand/ Patient Services Assistant role where you will have the benefits of flexibility in hours of work and job satisfaction. Primarily, you will be responsible for providing a timely, efficient and effective catering, cleaning and laundry service within the health unit. This will include the general and special cleaning components of wards, resident and patient care areas, doctors’ accommodation and other departments within the Health Unit including external services. You will actively participate in ongoing job rotation through multi-skilling arrangements such as catering assistant duties, delivery, collection and disposal of linen and refuse as appropriate.

Previous experience in providing a catering service or in cleaning in a commercial or health environment will contribute to your success in this role.  Independent and able to operate autonomously with minimal supervision, you will have the ability to use initiative and judgment in day to day execution of the position and ensure the timely completion of tasks as directed. You will be a cooperative and effective team member, with a flexible approach to work and rostering systems. Furthermore, you will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, able to communicate with all staff, patients, visitors and clients while exercising courtesy and tact.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.  COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.
Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.  
For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 820684.

Download File 820684 Patient Services Assistant Job Pack.pdf

Download File JCS+Catering+Kitchen+Attendant+Pantry+Hand+final.pdf


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