Closes: 16 December 2019
Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 3
Salary: $63,374 - $68,204
Position No: 19752 - 01N8V
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 02 December 2019
Contact Officer: Stephanie Edwards on
(02) 5124 7491
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together
Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.
CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:
- The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.
- University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.
- Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
- Seven community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
- A range of community based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Services.
The CHS division of Women’s, Youth and Children’s provides a broad range of primary, secondary and tertiary health services. The division has a strong focus on clinical governance to ensure quality of services this is underpinned by our partnerships with our consumers and other service providers. We are a family centred, multidisciplinary team that delivers care in Canberra Hospital and health Services, Community Health Centres, client’s homes, schools and Child and Family centres.
Overview of the work area and position
The Division of Women, Youth and Children provides a broad range of primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare services. The provision of services is based on a family-centred, multidisciplinary approach to care in partnership with the consumer and other service providers.
Paediatrics at Canberra Hospital (PatCH), collocated within the Centenary Hospital for Women, Youth and Children, can cater for up to 50 inpatients, and has an active medical and surgical day stay and clinical investigation unit, and a busy and growing outpatient department.
There is also a tertiary accredited Level 5 NICU. The hospital also offers subspecialty paediatric care in areas of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Paediatric Endocrinology and Paediatric Surgery. The Outpatient department includes a range of multidisciplinary clinics and is actively supported by staff specialists and visiting consultants from Canberra and from Paediatric tertiary hospitals in Sydney.
Under broad direction of the Operations Manager, the Administrative Support Officer role provides administrative support for a number of stakeholders and services within the department of Paediatrics. The Administrative Support Officer is responsible for preparing a range of correspondence, diary and inbox management, providing secretariat support to committees manage meeting room bookings, assisting with human resource and financial management functions as well as other general administrative duties.
- Previous experience using HP Records Manager 8 (aka. TRIM).
- Previous experience working in the health sector.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
- Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
For more information on this position and how to apply “click here”
Career interest categories:
Administration and Governance
Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services