Position Details
Reference Number 409129
Position Title Clinical Support Officer - Short Stay Surgical Unit
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Geographical Location Randwick
Advertised Award/Classification Administrative/Admin Clinical Support Off Lvl 3
Salary
Hours per Week 20
Number of FTE 0.53
Purpose of Position

The Clinical Support Office (CSO) will provide timely and accurate administrative/ transactional services for members of the health care team on designated ward(s)/unit(s) under the direction of the Nursing Unit Manager (NUM)/ Nurse Manger (NM). The CSO will work under broad supervision but will be required to take some independent action. Scope exists for exercising initiative in the application of established work practices and procedures. Decisions affecting the overall functioning and management of the ward/unit remain the responsibility of the NUM/NM.

 

This position is Permanent Part Time working 20 hours per week and is classified as an Administrative Officer Level 3.

 

Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.

 

SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 

 

**You may be required to work in any facility within The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network. Should this occur, reasonable notice will be provided.**

 

As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.

 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.

 

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Commission for Children and Young People.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission and Young People Website https://check.kids.nsw.gov.au/

Selection Criteria 1. Holds or is willing to undertake a Certificate III in Health Administration or equivalent

2. Excellent communication skills including accurate spelling, good comprehension, confidence in the spoken word and ability to deal confidently and courteously with people at all levels

3. Demonstrated experience in word processing, spreadsheet and database software

4. Capacity to work under broad supervision and to undertake a diverse range of tasks as an effective member of a team in a high pressure, high volume work environment

5. Recent, relevant experience in hospital setting.
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Elizabeth Giles
Contact Number 93821266
Closing Date 26/08/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view