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2015 Anaesthetics Registrar
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 130085 | Applications Close: 03/09/2014

2015 ANAESTHETIC REGISTRAR / SENIOR REGISTRAR / PROVISIONAL FELLOW
Fixed Term Full-time
2 February 2015 to 31 January 2016



Ballarat Health Services is an expanding and well regarded multi-service regional health organisation, and a major service provider for the Grampians region (pop: 200,000+) with over 24,000 annual admissions
Anaesthetics – why Ballarat?
• Join a team of 27 Consultant anaesthetists and intensivists, 7 anaesthetic registrars and 2 HMO's.
• The six main theatres and 2 Procedure Rooms undertake nearly 10,000 cases per year.
• A busy ICU of 11 beds (5 ventilated) is associated with the department.
• Pain Service, an Obstetric Service (1200 deliveries pa), and a Day Procedure unit.
• Excellent opportunities to use your non-clinical time for research, teaching and other professional development activities
• All surgery specialties are catered for with the exception of cardiac surgery and neurosurgery. In particular, opportunities exist to gain further experience in paediatric and obstetric anaesthesia prior to commencing specialist practice.
• Medical students from the University of Melbourne (Rural Clinical School) and Deakin Clinical School attend and undertake their anaesthetic training in the department.
• A long established culture of audit exists, with M&M Meetings being held every second week, and reports prepared and presented in the VCCAMM format.

You will be a registered medical practitioner (AHPRA) and be a registered ANZCA trainee (registrar position), have passed the final FANZCA examination, or a trainee of the College of Intensive Care Medicine. Enquiries to be directed to Dr Fred Rosewarne, Director of Anaesthesia, (03) 5320 4590, or fredr@bhs.org.au.

Applications should be submitted via email to fredr@bhs.org.au . Applications close at 5pm on Friday 22nd August 2014.

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2015 BPTs - BHS appointed
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 130159 | Applications Close: 12/09/2014

Basic Physician Trainees – General Medicine Rotations – 4 positions
Full-time Fixed Term to February 2016
Ballarat Health Services

Ballarat Health Service is a Regional Health Service for a population of approximately 200,000 people and a land area extending from the Western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. We are the primary referral centre for our local region and the secondary referral centre for much of Western Victoria. The Hospital provides care across a broad range of medical specialties including oncology, cardiology and gastroenterology. We are accredited as a level 2 hospital for RACP training.

Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

These positions are accredited full-time training posts based at the Ballarat Health Service. There are 4 positions available for 2015. The positions are part of a pool that includes the following rotations:
 General Medicine – Respiratory & infectious diseases Unit A
 General Medicine – Renal Unit B
 General Medicine – Endocrinology & diabetes Unit C
 General Medicine – Night shifts
 Medical Oncology
 Neurology
 Cardiology
 Rehabilitation
 Geriatrics
 Acute – Subacute Geriatric Rehabilitation
 Relieving

Ballarat Health Service supports trainees attending the Consortium Training Program activities.


KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
Good communication skills including competency in spoken and written English.
Medical knowledge and clinical procedural skills consistent with a Basic Physician Trainee in General Medicine
Essential Criteria:
•A qualified medical practitioner, i.e., MBBS or equivalent, currently registered with the Medical Board of Australia
•Registration with the RACP as a Basic Physician Trainee
•Well-developed clinical skills in the assessment and management of hospital patients.
•An ability to work and make clinical decisions independently.
•A commitment to provide high quality clinical care.
•An ability to supervise the activities of more junior medical staff.
•An ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
•Well developed organisational skills.
•A commitment to developing and improving professional skills and work practices.
•Driving license
•Residency or VISA with right to work in Australia

For details please contact Professor James Hurley, Director of General Medicine. P:(03) 5320 4322 E: jamesh@bhs.org.au

Applications should be submitted on-line and include a CV and Cover Letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria and any potential referees who we could contact. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

Applications close on Friday 12th September 2014.

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2015 ED Critical Care HMO
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 131003 | Applications Close: 27/08/2014

Critical Care HMO
Fixed Term - Full Time
2 February 2015 to 31 January 2016

Ballarat is a Rural Base Hospital and Regional Trauma Centre servicing a population of approximately 200,000 people and a land area extending from the Western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. It is the primary referral centre for its local region and the secondary referral centre for much of Western Victoria. The Hospital provides care across most specialties with the exception of cardiothoracics, neurosurgery and major plastic surgery.

Our Emergency Department case load comprises a broad mix of medicine from major trauma to primary care across all age groups. Our department is growing, with attendances currently in excess of 52,000 and growing at 5% per annum, approximately 25% paediatric attendances.

BHS Emergency Department is the only Rural Emergency Department in Victoria accredited by ACEM for 12 months of advanced training; we are also accredited for paediatric logbook training.

Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

Two Critical Care HMO 3-4 Positions are available.
The Critical Care HMO positions complete rotations in Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine. Applicants who are interested in a career in other specialties such as GP or Medicine are also eligible to apply

To apply for these positions please submit your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

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2015 Emergency Registrar / SHMO
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 130985 | Applications Close: 27/08/2014

Emergency Registrar
Fixed Term - Full Time
2 February 2015 to 31 January 2016

Ballarat is a Rural Base Hospital and Regional Trauma Centre servicing a population of approximately 200,000 people and a land area extending from the Western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. It is the primary referral centre for its local region and the secondary referral centre for much of Western Victoria. The Hospital provides care across most specialties with the exception of cardiothoracics, neurosurgery and major plastic surgery.

Our Emergency Department case load comprises a broad mix of medicine from major trauma to primary care across all age groups. Our department is growing, with attendances currently in excess of 52,000 and growing at 5% per annum, approximately 25% paediatric attendances.

BHS Emergency Department is the only Rural Emergency Department in Victoria accredited by ACEM for 12 months of advanced training; we are also accredited for paediatric logbook training.

Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

Emergency Registrar positions include 12 months of Emergency Medicine or a mix of 3 month rotations including Emergency Medicine, Intensive Care Medicine and/or Anaesthetics.

Applications for these positions are invited from provisional and advanced trainees of ACEM.

To apply for this position please submit your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

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2015 General Medicine Advanced Trainee
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 130113 | Applications Close: 12/09/2014

General Medical Registrar – Advanced Trainee
Full-time 12 months commencing Feb 2015
Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Health Service is a Regional Health Service for a population of approximately 200,000 people and a land area extending from the Western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. We are the primary referral centre for our local region and the secondary referral centre for much of Western Victoria. The Hospital provides care across a broad range of medical specialties and the Internal Medicine and Sub-acute Medicine divisions include the following units:
 General Medicine – Respiratory & infectious diseases Unit A
 General Medicine – Renal Unit B
 General Medicine – Endocrinology & diabetes Unit C
 Medical Oncology
 Neurology
 Cardiology
 Gastroenterology
 Rehabilitation
 Geriatrics
 Acute – Subacute Geriatric Rehabilitation

Ballarat Health Services is an accredited level 2 hospital for RACP training and a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

This position is an accredited full-time training post based at the Ballarat Base Hospital. The Advanced Trainee position is a leadership role for the Internal Medicine division and supports a team of 10 BPTs, 4 HMOs and 9 interns.

This role is also involved in the provision of teaching and education to undergraduate medical students at the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools.

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
Good communication skills including competency in spoken and written English.
Medical knowledge and clinical procedural skills consistent with an Advanced Physician Trainee in General Medicine
Essential Criteria:
• A qualified medical practitioner, i.e., MBBS or equivalent, currently registered with the Medical Board of Australia
• Registration with the RACP and completion of Basic Physician Training
• Residency or VISA with right to work in Australia

For details please contact Professor James Hurley, Head of General Medicine. P:(03) 5320 4322 E: jamesh@bhs.org.au

Applications should be submitted on-line and include a CV, Cover Letter and two referees who we could contact. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

Applications close on Friday 12th September 2014.

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Accommodation Coordinator
Base Hospital | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 133363 | Applications Close: 01/09/2014

Accommodation Coordinator
Corporate Services
Permanent - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight) with an ADO

Ballarat Health Services is currently seeking applications for the Accommodation Manager to oversee the running of the accommodation department. This position is essential in providing clean and tidy accommodation through an effective reservation system.

The successful applicant must display a high level of communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work under pressure in order to meet internal deadlines. Well developed computer and time management skills and the ability to work well within a tight knit team is essential.

All applicaitons must be submitted online

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BHS Catering Manager
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 133573 | Applications Close: 03/09/2014

Catering Manager
Ballarat Health Services
Fixed Term - Full Time
(76 hrs per fortnight) 3 year contract

The BHS Catering Manager is responsible for the overall management of a complex business unit, the successful incumbent will enjoy a fast paced, varied and often challenging role whilst being supported by a valued team of high calibre. The position has direct influence over the day-to-day running and success of the business and accordingly, functions such as company accounting, finance, HR and marketing are significant components of the role. The position’s key goals include the successful management of multidisciplinary teams, delivering the highest standards of service while ensuring continued financial returns to relevant stakeholders.

Due to the role’s nature, candidates should ideally possess tertiary business qualifications with emphasis on marketing, management and/or finance and relevant industry experience. The ability to relate and communicate effectively across various levels is paramount, with previous experience in dealing with health, aged care and state funded organisations being highly desirable. Candidates will also ideally have;

• An excellent understanding of current and emerging food service technologies
• Health Care sector knowledge and/or experience
• A proven history of successful business/business unit management, and
• Previous exposure to formalised quality management systems

An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

For further information call Russell Hardy, Executive Director Corporate Services - BHS on (03) 5320 3864

All applications must be submitted online.

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Clinical Manager - Ballarat South Adult Community
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 132402 | Applications Close: 27/08/2014

Manager
Adult Mental Health Services- Ballarat South Community
RPN5, SW4, P4, OT4
Permanent - Full Time
(80 hrs per fornight) with an ADO

Ballarat Health Services Mental Health Services seeks to employ a highly motivated and innovative professional to manage its Adult Mental Health Service - Ballarat South Community.

The service delivers community based mental health treatment and care to adult persons with a mental health disorder residing throughout the geographical catchment area for the Adult Psychiatric Service - Ballarat South Community.

This adult community mental health service strives to provide client-centred, evidence-based, best practice, recovery orientated treatment services to its clients within a family inclusive context utilising a multi-disciplinary team framework and an integrated model of care.

The successful applicant will be someone who has the passion to be involved in an exciting and developing service, enjoys a challenging and continuously improving clinical environment, and aims to ensure the service routinely provides evidence-based and best practice treatments to adult persons with a mental illness and their families.

A very attractive salary and benefits package will be negotiated with the successful applicant, who will hold qualifications in an area of relevant clinical practice, have experience in the management of an adult community mental health team or equivalent, and ideally hold post graduate (minimally Masters) qualifications.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Community Mental Health Clinician
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 133427 | Applications Close: 03/09/2014

Mental Health Clinician
RPN3, OT2, SW2, P2
Ballarat Adult Community Services
Permanent – Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO)

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated clinician to undertake an ongoing position in on of the Community Mental Health teams.

Ballarat Health Services – Ballarat Mental Health Services (BHS – BMHS) is a dynamic Area Mental Health Service striving to provide the highest standards of treatment for the City of Ballarat and local surrounding communities, while maintaining a commitment to a continuously improving clinical environment. Clinicians who undertake a career at BHS - BMHS will find the role is both challenging and rewarding, with exposure to a wide range of mental health disorders and treatments. Our clinicians develop comprehensive knowledge and expert skill in the provision of contemporary mental health treatment for clients and families, leading to many opportunities for career progression and advancement.

Applications are sought from candidates interested in developing specialist clinical skills in the area of mental health treatments. This is a superb opportunity for you to develop your mental health career.

If you want to work in a multi disciplinary team and provide evidence-based treatment to consumers and their families whilst working collaboratively with all services within Ballarat Health Services and the client’s community, we would be delighted to receive your application.

A current Victorian Drivers Licence, immunisation record, Working with Children Check and Police Check are mandatory for this position.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Dental Receptionist
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 132578 | Applications Close: 01/09/2014

Dental Receptionists
Fixed Term – Full Time
(76 hrs per fortnight) until 25 August 2015
Multiple positions available

Maternity Leave Replacements

Ballarat Health Services (BHS) is seeking two (2) enthusiastic people to join our dynamic Dental clinic team.

The successful applicants will be joining an experienced and dedicated public dental team in a well-equipped and busy clinic.

An attractive remuneration package is available including salary packaging and superannuation.

Key Selection Criteria:
1. Demonstrated skills and experience in dental nursing and/or dental reception/admin duties.
2. Good computer and keyboard skills.
3. Good cash handling skills.
4. Current Victorian drivers licence preferred not essential.
5. Demonstrated initiative and enthusiasm.
6. Highly competent in dental terminology.
7. Flexibility around working hours and location.
8. Good organisation and time management skills.
9. Demonstrated ability to work effectively autonomously or as part of a team.
10. Exceptional customer service skills (internal and external).
11. Must be able to communicate and empathise with people from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

Applications must be submitted online.

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Emergency Registrar
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 132689 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Emergency Medicine – ED/Short Stay Unit Registrar
Fixed Term - Full Time
29/08/2014 to 01/02/2015

Ballarat Health Services (BHS) is a regional trauma service servicing a population of approximately 240,000 people and a land area extending from the western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. The Emergency Department case load comprises a broad mix of medicine from major trauma to primary care across all age groups including approximately 25% paediatric attendances.

BHS Emergency Department is the only Rural Emergency Department in Victoria accredited by ACEM for 12 months of advanced training; the department is also accredited for paediatric logbook training.

BHS is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

The ED/Short Stay Unit Registrar works on a four weekly cycle which includes ED, ED nights and SSU. The ED nights involve being the 2nd senior person on nights with a Registrar in charge and consultant oncall.

Applications for this position are invited from HMOs PGY 3-4. This position is an important step in training, including preparation for future night shifts in charge and supervising interns and second year HMOs.

To apply for this position please submit your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

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Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
PS Hobson | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 132527 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
PS Hobson Nursing Home
Fixed Term Part Time
(48 hours per fortnight)

Maternity Leave Replacement

PS Hobson nursing home is seeking a dynamic, resourceful endorsed enrolled nurse to work within the team for a maternity leave position commencing August 2014 until approx May 2015.

Knowledge of residential aged care and the Aged Care Standards is essential. Applicants must have a strong commitment to continuous improvement and quality outcomes for residents.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Enrolled Nurse - Central Allocations Unit (Casual Bank)
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 110029 | Applications Close: 30/06/2015

Enrolled Nurse
Level 1 or 2
Central Allocations Unit
Casual Bank

Ballarat Health Services, Central Allocations Unit is seeking applications from general and specialised Enrolled Nurses to join our Casual Bank across our Acute, Sub Acute and/or Aged Care sites.

To be successful for interview applicants must hold a current registration under the National Registration & Accreditation Scheme and have a current Police clearance (less than 12 months old).

Being part of a team that values Leadership and Excellence in Healthcare you will work in first class facilities that maximises care, compassion, individual choice and quality outcomes for all clients and patients.

At BHS we offer excellent remuneration, benefits and incentives, including:

• Excellent hourly rates
• Paid orientation
• Salary packaging options
• In-service education & professional development opportunities
• Flexible rostering
• Staff car parking

This is a great opportunity to join the dynamic nursing team at Ballarat Health Services and enjoy flexibility and variety whilst maintaining your specialist skills.

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EOI: Casual Hospital Medicial Officer
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 128345 | Applications Close: 02/02/2015

Hospital Medical Officer
Medical Workforce Unit
Casual

Ballarat Health Services are currently accepting Expressions of Interest for the HMO casual bank. Please note: this is not a permanent position.

Ballarat Health Services comprises the Base Hospital (221 acute beds), Queen Elizabeth Centre (Sub Acute Care 70 beds) and Psychiatric Services (67 beds]. New short stay unit and modern, emergency, critical care, ambulatory, aged care and rehabilitation facilities uniquely integrate in-patient, ambulatory, community and home based services. Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (80 minutes).

All applications must be submitted online.

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Food Services Assistant
Base Hospital | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 132669 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Food Services Assistant
Catering Department
Permanent - Part Time
(20 hrs per fortnight)

Ballarat Health Services has an opportunity for a Food Services Assistant to join our Catering Department.

The position of Food Service Assistant includes the preparation and plating of foods in a hygienic and effective manner (core business & commercial) and the delivery and collection of function trolleys.

The successful candidate must possess; knowledge in safe food handling and storage of foods, an accredited certificate in basic food handling and be committed to high quality customer service.

Experience in the food services industry / a large food production kitchen preferred. This position is subject to a satisfactory police check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Homeless Youth Dual Diagnosis Worker
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 131428 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Homelessness Youth Dual Diagnosis Initiative (HYDDI) Clinician
P2, SW2, OT2, RPN 3
Youth Mental Health Services (YMHS)
Fixed Term - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO) until 30 June 2015

Ballarat Health Services - Mental Health Services (BHS-MHS) offers a range of exceptional opportunities in the Youth Mental Health Services. Youth Mental Health Services seeks applications from self-motivated and enthusiastic clinicians seeking to consolidate their career in youth mental health. This is an opportunity to receive training and professional development specific to youth psychiatry while gaining experience within an extended community network.

The HYDDI position is an exciting opportunity to work within the homelessness sector to provide early intervention to young people experiencing mental health difficulties who are or at risk of homelessness. In addition, the role will develop the sectors capacity to identify and address mental health through secondary consultation and training.

Current Victorian allied health or nursing professional registration is essential, as are highly developed interpersonal and clinical skills. You will demonstrate knowledge of current issues within the modern youth mental health service delivery system. Salary and conditions are consistent with the appropriate Award, with grade/level in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Appointment is subject to satisfactory clearance of a current police record check and provision of a valid Working with Children Check. A current drivers licence is required.

Benefits of working at Ballarat Health services:
• Broad salary packaging options.
• Attractive regional lifestyle.
• Youth mental health career opportunity.
• Commitment and support to staff development opportunities.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Lifestyle coordinator
James Thomas Court | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 132366 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Lifestyle coordinator
James Thomas Court Hostel
Permanent Part Time
(56 hours per fortnight)

James Thomas Court is 34 bed low care Residential Aged Care facility in Sebastopol as part of Ballarat Health services.

We are seeking to appoint a permanent part time Lifestyle coordinator to engage Residents with an active and engaging lifestyle program.

The successful applicant will have the folowing attributes:

• Experience in the provision of Planned Activity Groups in a similar discipline.
• Current First Aid Certificate.
• Certificate 1V in Leisure and Health or equivalent.
• Current Safe Food Handling Certificate.
• Ability to work as a sole practitioner.
• Self-motivated with a high level of communication, organizational and able to demonstrate efficient time management skills.
• Demonstrate evidence of an understanding of Aged Care Standards particularly Lifestyle (Standard 3).
• Demonstrate commitment to professional standards of practice and personal professional development.
• Demonstrate commitment to continuous improvement and quality service and outcomes.

Interested applicant may contact James Thomas Court Facility Manager on 53350510 for further information about this role.

Applications must be submitted online.

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Medical Officer- Mental Health
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 133777 | Applications Close: 27/08/2014

Hospital Medical Officer
Ballarat Mental Health Services
Fixed Term - Full Time
(76 hrs per fortnight) 1 year contract

Ballarat Health Services - Mental Health Services is a dynamic area Mental Health Service striving to provide the highest standards of treatment for the region of Ballarat and local surrounding communities, while maintaining a commitment to a continuously improving clinical environment.

Our Community Mental Health Service provides contemporary best practice, evidence based, family inclusive services to its clients and families, utilising a multi-disciplinary team framework and an integrated model of care.

This is a great opportunity for an HMO to work on a fixed term to be responsible for provision of clinical care to clients of the service under the supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist.

The role will include the following responsibilities:
- Admissions
- Ongoing Management of Inpatients
- Discharge Planning
- On-call duties

A current Drivers Licence, Police Records Check & Working with Children’s Check are mandatory for this position.

All applications must be submitted online.




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Packaged Care Intake and Promotions Officer
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 132753 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Packaged Care Intake and Promotions Officer

Linkages Central Highlands Coordinated Community Care
Ballarat Health Services
Fixed Term - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO) until 18 September 2015


We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Packaged Care Intake and Promotions Officer to join our well-established and highly skilled team which provides Home Care Packages (HCP) and Home And Community Care (HACC) Linkages Package.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the admissions of consumers to the Linkages programs and maintenance of target occupancy levels. The role will include a variety of tasks including liaising with prospective Consumers and or their representatives, conducting needs-based assessment and the creation of goal plans, assisting Consumers to complete pre-admission documentation and managing the waitlist for community packages.

The person appointed will need to have well-developed skills in marketing and promotions and will be responsible for the development of promotional media including merchandise, print and electronic information. The successful applicant will organise and coordinate focus groups and working committees to determine the needs of the target population and to ensure that Linkages is providing the most appropriate service.

If you would like to work as part of a dynamic case management team that delivers consumer directed care that is evidence-based, we would be delighted to receive your application.

For further information please contact Nick Grakini, Manager: Linkages: Central Highlands Coordinated Community Care (03) 5320 3010.

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Personal Care Assistant
Eureka Village | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 133178 | Applications Close: 01/09/2014

Personal Care Assistant
Eureka Village Hostel
Permanent - Part Time
(48 hrs per fortnight)

Eureka Village Hostel is a 45 bed Low level residential aged care facility located in Ballarat East. We currently have a position for a Personal Care Assistant to join our dedicated care team for 48hrs per fortnight.

The successful applicant must be able to work a rotating roster, with the ability to rotate to night duty, as per unit requirements.

Applicants must have a current police check and Safe Food Handling Certificate. A certificate III or IV in Residential Aged Care including medication module.

The successful applicant must have an interest in aged care nursing and a commitment to providing high quality care in a resident focused environment.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Personal Care Worker
James Thomas Court | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 132375 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Personal Care Worker
James Thomas Court Hostel
Permanent Part Time
(Multiple positions available)

James Thomas Court is a 34 Residential Aged Care Facility with a 15 bed TCP unit in Sebastopol as part of Ballarat Health Services. James Thomas Court is seeking to appoint a number of Personal Care Workers to work part-time within the facility. There are a range of hours available which cover a seven day roster.These hours will be offered to the merit selected applicants.

Interested applicants must have a Certificate 3 in Aged Care Qualification with enthusiasm to work in Aged Care. previous experience in aged care and familiarity with ACFI will be well regarded. Applicants require a team focus with high quality communication skills both verbally and via documentation.

Interested applicants may contact the James Thomas Court Hostel Manager for further information about these positions on 53350510.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Pharmacist
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 125869 | Applications Close: 24/08/2014

Pharmacist
Fixed Term
(74 hrs per fortnight) until 26 September 2014

Maternity Leave Replacement

Applications are invited from hospital pharmacists for this fixed term position at Ballarat Health Services Pharmacy Department. Applicants must be registered with the Pharmacy Board of Australia.

This role will primarily involve supporting the functions of the hospital pharmacy dispensary, including inpatient and outpatient dispensing. There may be opportunities for hospital pharmacists with established clinical pharmacy skills to assist with ward based services on a relief basis.

Remuneration will be award-based according to experience. Salary packaging and allowances for higher qualifications may provide additional salary benefits.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Receptionist - Maternity Leave coverage
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 132569 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Receptionist
Radiology Department
Fixed Term - Part Time
(40 hrs per fortnight) until 29 October 2015

Maternity leave replacement

The Ballarat Health Services Radiology Department incorporating Ultrasound, Digital Radiography, Bone densitometry, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Angiography, Fluoroscopy and Interventional Radiology currently has a vacancy for receptionist to cover maternity leave.

The successful applicant will have a strong patient focus and excellent communication skills and demonstrate confidence when dealing with a multi-disciplinary team. Experience within Radiology would be advantageous though not essential.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Midwife
Base Hospital | Permanent Part Time , Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 130584 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Registered Midwife
Maternity Unit
Permanent Part Time Positions
up to 96 hours per fortnight available

We are currently seeking a suitably qualified Registered Midwife to join our team in the Maternity Unit.

The successful applicant may be required to take part in rotations through the Post-Natal/Labour Ward, Special Care Nursery and Maternity Outpatients.

You will also be required to perform work across all shifts and a seven day roster.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse Div 1
Base Hospital | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 132963 | Applications Close: 01/09/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1
Grade 2
4 South
Permanent part time.

A permanent part time position of up to 64 hours per fortnight is available on 4 South. Division 1 Registered Nurses may apply and should have a genuine interest in Oncology, Medical and Palliative care Nursing.
The successful applicant must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and sound clinical skills. It is essential to work a seven day roster with rotations to night duty;and a commitment to ongoing education and professional development is essential.
Please indicate your preference for hours on you application.

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Registered Nurse Division 1 - Central Allocations Unit (Casual Bank)
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 124722 | Applications Close: 30/09/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1 Grade 2
Central Allocations Unit
Casual Bank

Ballarat Health Services, Central Allocations Unit is seeking applications from general and specialised Registered Nurses to join our Casual Bank across our Acute, Sub Acute and/or Aged Care sites.

To be successful for interview applicants must hold a current registration under the National Registration & Accreditation Scheme and have a current Police clearance (less than 12 months old).

Being part of a team that values Leadership and Excellence in Healthcare you will work in first class facilities that maximises care, compassion, individual choice and quality outcomes for all clients and patients.

At BHS we offer excellent remuneration, benefits and incentives, including:

• Excellent hourly rates
• Paid orientation
• Salary packaging options
• In-service education & professional development opportunities
• Flexible rostering
• Staff car parking

This is a great opportunity to join the dynamic nursing team at Ballarat Health Services and enjoy flexibility and variety whilst maintaining your specialist skills.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse/Operating Suite
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time , Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 131298 | Applications Close: 25/08/2014

Registered Nurse - Division 1
Operating Suite
Permanent & Fixed Term hours available
(varying end dates for fixed term hours)


Ballarat Health Services are seeking applications from suitably qualified peri-operative nurses.

Our theatre attracts high calibre specialists which enable us to provide a variety of specialty services including Orthopaedics, Gynaeology, Urology, ENT, Vascular, ophthalmology and General surgery. You will have the opportunity to be exposed to all facets of Perioperative work - Anaesthetics, PACU, Scrub/Scout, when suitably qualified.

Our unit welcomes new team members, and offers a supportive environment with a comprehensive orientation process in addition to continued training. Applicants must have a commitment to being part of the on-call team.

The successful applicant will demonstrate:

* Experience in perioperative nursing
* A good understanding of the role of a perioperative nurse
* Proficiency and commitment comp lying with current standards of practice
* Proven ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
* Highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills.
* Proven ability to respond appropriately in high pressure situations

The successful applicant will benefit from:

* An attractive remuneration package.
* Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options
* Inservice education and professional development opportunities.
* Flexible rostering

Please indicate your preference of hours on your application. All applications must be submitted online.

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