Hospital Assistants
HealthShare NSW
REQ123024 Requisition #
Employment Type:  Casual
Position Classification: Wardsperson
Salary: $25.98 - $26.17
Requisition ID: REQ123024

Where you’ll be working


HealthShare NSW provides support services to the NSW health system. An organisation of over 6,500 staff, our services include food and patient support, linen, patient transport, procurement and logistics, and financial and employee transactions. We are the largest provider of these services in Australia. For more information please visit www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au


HealthShare NSW values diversity. 


We are an organisation of excellence when it comes to the health, safety and wellbeing of our staff. We expect and encourage all staff to do more than simply comply with policies and procedures. We seek a genuine commitment from all staff to embed safety in every aspect of our work. We actively promote wellbeing initiatives, encourage proactive strategies designed to minimise injuries, respond quickly to incidents, and work to continually improve the culture of safety in our workplaces.


If you are a person with disability and require information or specific arrangements to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the Disability Employment Leader by email HSNSW-DisabilityEmployment@health.nsw.gov.au


If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person and would like some more information about applying for a role within HealthShare NSW, please contact one of our Aboriginal Workforce Consultants aboriginalcareers@health.nsw.gov.au



Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination


This is a NSW Health Category A position. All Category A applicants must read, understand and agree to comply with Policy Directive PD2011_005 Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Specified Diseases. Preferred applicants must provide evidence of protection against specified diseases prior to appointment and medical practitioner costs to determine protection is covered by the applicant.


Preferred applicants must also participate in a Pre-Employment Health Assessment (PEHA) prior to appointment.

What you'll be doing

Responsible for maintaining a high degree of cleanliness, patient care and patient flow to support the effective and efficient functioning of the health service .

  • Ability to priotize busy workload and to complete cleaning of theatre in timeframe and to cleaning policy standards.
  • Understanding of and commitment to the principles of confidentiality
  • Knowledge of cleaning procedures and agents
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work shift work
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Previous experience in Wardsperson, cleaning and Patient care duties

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For role related queries or questions contact Amanda Smith on Amanda.Smith2@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 25 August 2019 

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