Position Details
Reference Number 376901
Position Title Child Life Assistant
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Geographical Location , Westmead
Advertised Award/Classification Tech Assist.Gde 1
Salary
Hours per Week 20.00
Number of FTE 0.53
Purpose of Position

To assist the Child Life and Music Therapy Department.

 

Great opportunity to join the Child Life and Music Therapy Department as an Assistant. We are a team of 14 staff members and the assistant role is an integral part of our team. There may be opportunity to gain additional temporary hours.

 

This position is Permanent Part Time working 20 hours per week and is classified as a Technical Assistant Grade 1.

 

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. Interest in children’s services

2. Professional approach to work practices

3. Certificate level training in children’s services, Allied Health assistance or other relevant courses

4. Good communication skills

5. Well organised work practices

6. Able to maintain confidentiality
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 Cathy Quinn
Contact Number 98452585
Contact Email cathy.quinn@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 04/03/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view