Position Details
Reference Number 37095
Position Title Patient Services Assistant G2
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Location Olivia Newton-John Cancer & Wellness Centre
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Ward 6 South
Hours per Week 32.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation. 


We currently have an exciting opportunity for experienced Patient Services Assistant (PSA) - Grade 2 to join our ward - 6 South. This position is a permanent position being offered Monday, Thursday, Sunday and every second week of Friday and Saturday. 


6 South is a 32 bed acute oncology & urology ward based within the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre. 6 South manages all oncology tumor streams. The ONJ Centre also includes haematology and palliative care wards, day oncology, radiation oncology, specialist clinics, clinical trials and wellness and information centres, combining care with wellness and research for the best outcomes and patient experience. 


Further information can be obtained from the Nurse Unit Manager. 


To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities will include: 


Essential for Performance in the Position  

  • PSA Certificate – Certificate III in Health (Patient Services) 
  • Willing to work in a hospital environment with sick people 
  • Flexible attitude 
  • Willingness to carry out all PSA duties and tasks and work in a team 
  • Ability to use initiative and to prioritise tasks and problem solve 
  • Physically capable of undertaking the full range of PSA duties 
  • Basic verbal and written English skills 

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program. 


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check. Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged. 

Selection Criteria Essential: PSA Certificate – Certificate III in Health (Patient Services)
Contact Person Fumie Hattori
Contact Number (03) 9496 3505
Closing Date 14/04/2021
Position Description
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