23307, several - 01P0Y

Assistant Recruitment Officer
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 02 April 2020

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 3
Salary: $64,230 - $69,125 plus superannuation
Position No: 23307, several - 01P0Y
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 17 March 2020
Contact Officer: Jennifer Edmistone on jennifer.edmistone@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 9994

About us
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focused on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‚Äźbased 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 of 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.
  • Mental Health, Justice Health, Alcohol and Drug Services provide a range of health services from prevention and treatment through to recovery and maintenance at a number of locations and in varied environments for people suffering from mental health issues.
  • Six community health centres: Providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
  • Four Walk-in Centres: Which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
  • A range of community based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Services.
Canberra Health Services is a partner in teaching with the Australian National University, the University of Canberra and the Australian Catholic University.
Canberra Health Services is a values-led Directorate. Our values guide our day to day actions, behaviours, decisions and communications to successfully deliver the best services to meet the needs of our community. They were developed by us, for us and are unique to our work.
Overview of the work area and position
The People and Culture Branch is responsible for strategic and operational management, ensuring the effective and efficient operation of strategic people management advice, policy and programs across ACT Health.
Under broad direction, you will play a key role in providing day to day recruitment support and advice to managers and staff across ACT Health on all matters relating to recruitment and establishments.
Eligibility/Other Requirements
  • Knowledge or experience with an e-recruitment system
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
Note There is one permanent full time position. And the potential of a temporary role available for 6 months with possibility of extension. An order of merit list will be formed and may be used to fill future temporary positions over the next 12 months.

How to Apply

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There is one permanent full time position. And the potential of a temporary role available for 6 months with possibility of extension.

Career interest categories:

Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services