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IF YOU ARE A REGISTERED NURSE OR REGISTERED MIDWIFE

AND SEEKING EMPLOYMENT AT BENALLA HEALTH -

PLEASE CONTACT:

LISA WAITE - DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL SERVICES ON 5761 4750

TO DISCUSS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES.

 

 

KEY WORKER – CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT

HEALTH INDEPENDENCE PROGRAM (HIP)

Position Status: Temporary Part-time (48 hours per fortnight)

Leave Relief Position (March 2018 – January 2018)

Classification:  Allied Health Professional – Grade 2 (Physio/OT/Speech Pathologist/Dietitian/Social Worker/Podiatrist) or Registered Nurse Grade 3B Community Health ZJ1/ZJ2 or Pharmacist Grade 2 (SX2 – SX5).

Benalla Health is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Key Worker – Chronic Disease management to join our Health Independence Program.

The Key Worker – Chronic Disease Management, Health Independence Program (HIP) is involved in the provision of holistic assessment of clients, care coordination, and self-management coaching support to clients to assist them to achieve self-management and lifestyle goals. This includes support and education of both client and carer to assist in informed decision making processes and where necessary undertaking an advocacy role.

The Key Worker is expected to monitor client progress and evaluate care plans in liaison with GP’s and the multidisciplinary team at all stages of client care provision, ensuring clear communication between services, preventing duplication of referrals and service delivery.

The Key Worker role helps in providing clients and carers with a contact point for all client care issues during the episode of care.  The Key Worker identifies and actions a pathway of care and support for clients who are transitioning out of HIP in liaison with other service providers.

The Successful applicant must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Previous postgraduate experience in chronic disease management and / or multidisciplinary team care programs in a community setting.

  • Relevant postgraduate qualifications, or prepared to work towards and obtain same.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a community based program.

  • Demonstrated Health Behaviour Change, Chronic Disease self-management skills.

  • Possess knowledge of Health Independence Programs (HIP), including:

  • Post- Acute Care program (PACP),

  • Hospital Admission Risk Program HARP),

  • Sub-Acute Care Program (SACS).

  • Desirable experience in working in Orthopaedic, Cardiac or Pulmonary Rehabilitation programmes.

  • Care Coordination experience with knowledge of acute and tertiary subacute care systems.

  • Demonstrated ability to use electronic communication, software systems and relevant hardware

  • Demonstrated well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Proven ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to articulate clear decision making processes.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage time and conflicting priorities.

  • Possess knowledge of relevant legislation, including Health Independence Programs Guidelines, National Standards.

Benalla Health offers a working environment that encourages professional development and embraces the concept of work/life balance, whilst striving for excellence.

The Successful applicant will have undergone a National Police Records Check and Working with Children's Check for pre-employment safety screening purposes.

For more information regarding the role contact, Sally Matheson – Speech Pathologist Team Leader on 5761 4500.

Benalla Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong commitment to Child Safety. This includes establishing and maintaining child safe and child friendly environments.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please forward your application including a cover letter, resume, Key Selection Criteria address and the completed Benalla Health "Application for Employment" form to: hr@benallahealth.org.au 

All Applicants must complete the Benalla Health Application for Employment form, address the Key Selection Criteria and have read the Benalla Health Values Brochure.

Incomplete Applications will not be considered.

Applications Close: Tuesday 20th February 2018 at 9.00am.

/userfiles/Key Worker - Chronic Disease Mngt (HIP) PD Feb 2018.pdf

/userfiles/Application for Employment.pdf

 

PHYSIOTHERAPIST – GRADE 1

Position Status: Temporary Part-time or Full-time (48-80 hours per fortnight)

Leave Relief Position (March 2018 – May 2018)

Classification:  Physiotherapist Grade 1 (VA2 – AF13)

Benalla Health is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Physiotherapist to join our Community Health team.

Working as part of a multi-disciplinarily team and in accordance with the objectives of the hospital and physiotherapy / occupational therapy department, this Grade 1 physiotherapy position is required to co-ordinate, deliver and evaluate effective physiotherapy services within Benalla Health and other contracted service sites.

The Successful applicant must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Registration with AHPRA Registration Board of Victoria

  • A degree in Physiotherapy or equivalent.

  • Demonstrate written and verbal communication skills

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Proven ability to liaise with internal and external customers at all levels.

  • Computer applications skills

  • Proven ability to prioritise workloads and meet demanding work deadlines.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate with minimal supervision and show high levels of initiative.

  • Proven ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.

Benalla Health offers a working environment that encourages professional development and embraces the concept of work/life balance, whilst striving for excellence.

The Successful applicant will have undergone a National Police Records Check and Working with Children's Check for pre-employment safety screening purposes.

For more information regarding the role contact, Geoff Draper - Physiotherapy Team Leader on 5761 4500.

Benalla Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong commitment to Child Safety. This includes establishing and maintaining child safe and child friendly environments.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please forward your application including a cover letter, resume, Key Selection Criteria address and the completed Benalla Health "Application for Employment" form to: hr@benallahealth.org.au 

All Applicants must complete the Benalla Health Application for Employment form, address the Key Selection Criteria and have read the Benalla Health Values Brochure.

Incomplete Applications will not be considered.

Applications Close: Monday 19th February 2018 at 5.00pm.

/userfiles/Physiotherapist Grade 1 (VA2-AF13) PD February 2018.pdf

/userfiles/Application for Employment.pdf

 

HEALTH INDEPENDENCE PROGRAM – ADMINSTRATION SUPPORT

Position Status: Permanent Part-time (16 hours per fortnight)

Classification:  Administrative Worker Grade 1A (HS1A)

Benalla Health is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced administrative support worker to join our Health Independence Program.

This position is to assist in the provision of clerical, accounts and reception services to the Health Independence Program.

The Successful applicant must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality

  • Demonstrate sound communication skills with a commitment to provide superior levels of customer service

  • Demonstrate a high level of knowledge in the use of Microsoft Windows applications including – Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and PowerPoint

  • Ability to manage accounts

  • Proven ability to use data entry software

  • Capable of prioritising allocated work to meet deadlines

  • Able to follow instructions and comply with established routines, methods and procedures of the organisation

  • Ability to work within a team

  • Possess knowledge of Health Independence Programs (HIP), including:

  • Post- Acute Care program (PACP),

  • Hospital Admission Risk Program (HARP)

  • Sub-Acute Care Program (SACS)

Benalla Health offers a working environment that encourages professional development and embraces the concept of work/life balance, whilst striving for excellence.

The Successful applicant will have undergone a National Police Records Check and Working with Children's Check for pre-employment safety screening purposes.

For more information regarding the role contact, Jenny Fita, Administration Team Leader on 5761 4500.

Benalla Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong commitment to Child Safety. This includes establishing and maintaining child safe and child friendly environments.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please forward your application including a cover letter, resume, Key Selection Criteria address and the completed Benalla Health "Application for Employment" form to: hr@benallahealth.org.au 

All Applicants must complete the Benalla Health Application for Employment form, address the Key Selection Criteria and have read the Benalla Health Values Brochure.

Incomplete Applications will not be considered.

Applications Close: Monday 19th February 2018 at 5.00pm.

/userfiles/HIP Administration Support (HS1A) PD - February 2018.pdf

/userfiles/Application for Employment.pdf

 

General Practitioner Registrar - Obstetrics

Full-time position at GP Clinic

VMO position at Benalla Health

Commencement date negotiable

OPPORTUNITIES

Benalla Health and community’s clinics are seeking for Procedural General Practitioner (GP) in Obstetrics to complement the General Practice, Obstetrics and Specialty services. This is an opportunity to join the existing team of clinicians in growing and enhancing the healthcare services in a local community, in collaboration with Benalla Health, GP and Specialist VMOs, community services, and neighbouring health services. This will enhance the various specialties of services being offered to the region. Benalla Health currently has two operating theatres, three fully contained birthing suites, six urgent care beds, 40 inpatient beds, and is ‘Baby Friendly’ accredited. Further information about our health service is available at http://www.benallahealth.org.au/ .

The position offers successful candidates with the following work environment:

  • Well supported team of GPs, Specialists, Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health practitioners

  • 24 hours, 7 days a week Midwife coverage on-site

  • 24 hours, 7 days a week GP On-call and local coverage

  • Local GP Anaesthetics availability

  • Close network of support from neighbouring health services

  • Robust clinical governance supporting safe care provision, including regular clinical peer reviews with independent experts in the areas of Urgent Care, Medical, Anaesthetics, and Obstetrics

  • Training of GP / GP-Obstetrics / GP-Anaesthetics Registrar, and Interns

  • Attractive remuneration package with the respective clinic, and reimbursed medical indemnity for GP-Obstetrics

REQUIREMENTS

Candidates with the following background are encouraged to get in touch:

  • Current AHPRA Registration

  • Currently enrolled in Training for Fellowship with RACGP or ACRRM

  • Currently enrolled in training with JCCO (or equivalent), and supervision in C-sections

  • Recency of practice as per Clinical experience and RANZCOG CPD requirements

  • Participation in quality assurance activities

Other desirable attributes: energetic, highly motivated, excellent interpersonal communication skills, committed to providing quality health care experience, ongoing participation with continuing medical education and training of clinicians, ability and willingness to participate in on-call roster, commitment to professional development and willingness to participate in performance management programs.

Please refer to the Position Description for more details on this position and the organisational relationships.

HOW TO APPLY

If you believe you meet the requirements, please send a cover letter, CV and relevant documents through to hr@benallahealth.org.au Applications close Friday Friday 9th March 2018 at 5.00pm

Salary, conditions of employment or practicing contracts will be negotiated. Successful applicants will be required to:

  • Complete appropriate joint credentialing requirements with Benalla Health and respective Clinics

  • Complete prescribed appointment procedures and orientation modules

  • Provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement

FURTHER ENQUIRIES

For further enquiries regarding Benalla Health, please contact Dr Ken Cheng, Director of Medical Services on Ken.Cheng@benallahealth.org.au .

For further enquiries regarding Obstetrics Service and Clinic, please contact Dr John Lambert, Chair of Medical Staff Group through janine@churchstreetsurgery.com.au .

/userfiles/GP Reg Obstetrics PD (2).pdf

General Practitioner - Obstetrics

Full-time position at GP Clinic

VMO position at Benalla Health

Commencement date negotiable

OPPORTUNITIES

Benalla Health and community’s clinics are seeking for Procedural General Practitioner (GP) in Obstetrics to complement the General Practice, Obstetrics and Specialty services. This is an opportunity to join the existing team of clinicians in growing and enhancing the healthcare services in a local community, in collaboration with Benalla Health, GP and Specialist VMOs, community services, and neighbouring health services. This will enhance the various specialties of services being offered to the region. Benalla Health currently has two operating theatres, three fully contained birthing suites, six urgent care beds, 40 inpatient beds, and is ‘Baby Friendly’ accredited. Further information about our health service is available at http://www.benallahealth.org.au/ .

The position offers successful candidates with the following work environment:

  • Well supported team of GPs, Specialists, Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health practitioners

  • 24 hours, 7 days a week Midwife coverage on-site

  • 24 hours, 7 days a week GP On-call and local coverage

  • Local GP Anaesthetics availability

  • Close network of support from neighbouring health services

  • Robust clinical governance supporting safe care provision, including regular clinical peer reviews with independent experts in the areas of Urgent Care, Medical, Anaesthetics, and Obstetrics

  • Training of GP / GP-Obstetrics / GP-Anaesthetics Registrar, and Interns

  • Attractive remuneration package with the respective clinic, and reimbursed medical indemnity for GP-Obstetrics

REQUIREMENTS

Candidates with the following background are encouraged to get in touch:

  • Current AHPRA Registration

  • Fellow of the RACGP or ACRRM

  • Completion of training with JCCO (or equivalent), and independence in C-sections

  • Recency of practice as per Clinical experience and RANZCOG CPD requirements

  • Participation in quality assurance activities

Other desirable attributes: energetic, highly motivated, excellent interpersonal communication skills, committed to providing quality health care experience, ongoing participation with continuing medical education and training of clinicians, ability and willingness to participate in on-call roster, commitment to professional development and willingness to participate in performance management programs.

Please refer to the Position Description for more details on this position and the organisational relationships.

HOW TO APPLY

If you believe you meet the requirements, please send a cover letter, CV and relevant documents through to hr@benallahealth.org.au Applications close Friday 9th March 2018 at 5.00pm

Salary, conditions of employment or practicing contracts will be negotiated. Successful applicants will be required to:

  • Complete appropriate joint credentialing requirements with Benalla Health and respective Clinics

  • Complete prescribed appointment procedures and orientation modules

  • Provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement

FURTHER ENQUIRIES

For further enquiries regarding Benalla Health, please contact Dr Ken Cheng, Director of Medical Services on Ken.Cheng@benallahealth.org.au .

For further enquiries regarding Obstetrics Service and Clinic, please contact Dr John Lambert, Chair of Medical Staff Group through janine@churchstreetsurgery.com.au .

/userfiles/GP Obstetrics PD (2).pdf

 

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