HEALTH AND SECURITY ASSISTANT
SOUTHERN NSW LOCAL HEALTH DISTRICT
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
Purpose of Position
To provide cleaning of patient and non-patient areas to approved standards and assist with patient care in hospital wards under supervision. In accordance with
Quality Assurance, WH&S and Infection Control standards, to undertake Mortuary duties from transporting and storing of deceased persons.
This is a Casual position, working hours depending upon Health Services needs and classified as a Health and Security Assistant. This position is located in Queanbeyan which belongs to Southern NSW Local Health District.
Australian Citizen/Resident or Independently, Legally Able to Live/Work in Australia
Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia.
1.Hold current NSW Security licence (Class 1A minimum) and the ability to maintain the security licence. 2. Demonstrated ability to communicate with patients, other members of staff and members of the public with empathy and an appreciation of confidentiality. 3. Proven ability to use initiative, be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision as per a rotating roster. 4. Demonstrated capacity to learn new skills and procedures and an aptitude for adapting to change. The position is responsible for security duties and on the training will be provided. 5. Demonstrated ability to work as a team member, and effectively communicate verbally and in writing. 6. Current C class Drivers Licence, with the ability and willingness to travel for work purposes. 7. Experience with dealing with aggressive and challenging behaviours.