Position Details
Reference Number 36743
Position Title Secretary
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 38.00
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.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced secretary to join our Department of General Medicine.

The Department of General Medicine is part of the Medical Services Division.  It is a large clinical unit that aims to continuously provide expert quality care to inpatients and outpatients of Austin Health.  There are two dedicated general medicine wards at the Austin campus.  They are large wards providing high quality acute medical care.  The flow of general medicine patients through the hospital has a significant impact on overall hospital access performance. The department is organised into multiple medical teams and is staffed by Consultant Physicians in General Medicine, many of whom also have an additional subspecialty qualification.  General Medicine consultants work closely with allied health personnel including Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists, Nutritionists and Care Coordinators.

The Department of General Medicine has important roles in research and undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and is closely affiliated with The University of Melbourne.  It continues to play an integral role in the Austin's COVID-19 response.

The department is seeking a secretary on a full time, fixde term (2 year basis) to provide essential administrative support.  Full details of the role and selection criteria can be found in the position description.

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.

Contact Person Alana Goldman
Contact Number (03) 9496 5843
Alternate Contact Person David Smallwood
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 5267
Closing Date 26/02/2021
Position Description
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