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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 23097
Position Title Outpatients Ward Clerk
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time
Location Frankston Hospital
Advertisement text About Peninsula Health
Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

Position Summary
Peninsula Health currently has an opportunity for an experienced and personable ward clerk to join our outpatient clerical team on a Temporary, Full-time, Maternity leave cover basis. Collaborating closely with a committed clerical and clinical team, the ward clerk will present a professional, welcoming and informative reception to patients and visitors. They will also ensure efficient and effective general clerical support for outpatients staff respecting confidentiality at all times. Experience in an outpatient or patient reception setting in the health sector would be highly regarded.

Key Responsibilities
· Ensure a high level of customer service is delivered at all times.
· Deal with administrative priorities in a timely manner.
· Respect and maintain confidentiality at all times.
· Demonstrates positive workplace behaviours and relationships at all times.

Essential Criteria
· Demonstrated competency in medical terminology.
· Sets personal standards of excellence and measures and delivers outcomes in a timely manner
· Addresses priority tasks first.
· Understands the purpose of, and is able to use, common software applications and email.
· Ability to manage a multi-line telephone system.
· Effective, clear and courteous communication skills.

Benefits
· Supportive and dynamic team environment
· Opportunities for skill development

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

Other Information
· Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
· Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
· Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

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Selection Criteria
Contact Person Amanda Webb
Contact Number 97842650
Closing Date 17/06/2018
Position Description Ward Clerk with Inherent Requirements.pdf