HSA/Wardsmen - Macksville District Hospital - Perm Part Time

Hospital Assistants
REQ127164 Requisition #
Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Health and Security Assist
Remuneration: 55280.06 - 55280.06
Hours Per Week: 19
Requisition ID: REQ127164
Closing date: 26 Sep. 2019

What you'll be doing

Providing a safe and secure environment for staff, patients and visitors, and assisting clinical staff in the care and comfort of patients


Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply and, where found suitable, will be given higher priority.  Please ensure that you declare your Aboriginality in your statement, covering letter or CV.  In addition to addressing the selection criteria, Aboriginal applicants must demonstrate Aboriginality by supplying either a letter of Aboriginality signed under the common seal from a recognised incorporated Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community organisation such as Land Council or Elders group, Aboriginal Medical Service or a letter on letterhead from a Local Aboriginal Land Council demonstrating membership of the Council.  Further information on how to apply for vacancies can be obtained at http://hire.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/


Salary will be accordance with NSW Health State Awards for the advertised classification/s.  These awards are available at http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/conditions/pages/default.aspx.



  • Must hold a current Class 1A Security Licence with the NSW Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate (SLED), current Senior First Aid Certificate and current valid drivers licence.
  • Demonstrated skills to manage aggressive incidents and / or challenging behaviours and respond to duress situations.
  • Demonstrated flexibility in taking directions from supervisors and ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with all levels of staff, as well as patients/clients and members of the public.
  • Demonstrated understanding and ability to comply with environmental cleaning and knowledge of work health and safety principles, including safe manual handling and infection control.
  • Participation in a 7 day rotating roster that includes weekends, public and school holidays, including morning, afternoon and night shifts.
  • Understanding and willingness to work in a morgue environment

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For role related queries or questions contact Donna Kennedy on Donna.Kennedy@health.nsw.gov.au


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