20995 - 01OZK

Administration Manager
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 30 March 2020

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $79,253 - $83,888 plus superannuation
Position No: 20995 - 01OZK
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 16 March 2020
Contact Officer: Trudi Thompson on trudi.thompson@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 1537

Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together
Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed 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 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.
Overview of the Work Area and Position
There are seven Community Health Centres as part of Canberra Health Services. These health centres are located at Belconnen, Gungahlin, Dickson, City, Phillip, Weston and Tuggeranong. Three of these health centres also have a Walk-In Centres co located with them, and the fourth Walk-In Centre/Health Centre opened at Weston Creek late 2019.
This position manages administration staff across the Community Health Centres and Walk-In Centres. Under the general direction of the Operations Manager, this position oversees the management of human and material resources, monitors and reports on performance indicators and implements policies and procedures aimed at achieving a high quality, consistent consumer focused service.
Eligibility/Other Requirements:
  • Working towards or hold a Certificate in Management, Customer Service, Medical Terminology or another relevant field is desirable.
  • Must hold a current driver’s license.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
  • This is a temporary position available from 31 May 2020 until 20 December 2020.

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This is a temporary position available from 31 May 2020 until 20 December 2020.

Career interest categories:

Administration and Governance
Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services