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2015 Geriatrics Advanced Trainee
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 130122 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Advance Trainee Geriatric Medicine
Queen Elizabeth Centre
Full-time - Fixed Term
(12 months commencing Feb 2015)


This is an accredited full-time training post based at the Ballarat Health Service. The position is unique in being able to offer a range of ambulatory and community based positions alongside an inpatient care role. Advanced trainees are not included on the after hours roster.

Role: Memory (CDAMS) Clinic, Continence Clinic, community based visited with ACAS and liaison with the acute medical and surgical services.

Ballarat Health Service supports trainees attend the Victorian Geriatric Medicine Training Program and Western Alliance Training Days held every second Thursday. We are a member of the Western Training Alliance in Geriatric Medicine with Melbourne Health, Western Health and Barwon Health.

We also provide specific professional development beyond the existing Statewide Program For example, in the past three years the Advance Trainees regularly attend external organisations to develop: (a) clinical education skills at a simulation training centre; (b) legal aspects of aging at statutory and regulatory offices; and (c) Fitness to drive at a recognised leading Driving Assessment Clinic.

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
Good communication skills including competency in spoken and written English
Medical knowledge and clinical procedural skills consistent with an Advanced Trainee in Geriatric Medicine
Essential Criteria:
• A qualified medical practitioner, i.e., MBBS or equivalent, currently registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia
• Completed first part of FRACP (written and clinical)
• 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 to older people.
• An ability to supervise the activities of more junior medical staff.
• An ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
• Well development organisational skills.
• A commitment to developing and improving professional skills and work practices.
• Driving licence
• Residency or VISA with right to work in Australia


For details please contact Professor Joseph E Ibrahim, Clinical Director Sub-Acute Medicine. P:(03) 5320 3815 E: josephi@bhs.org.au

Applications should be made online and include a CV and Cover Letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.


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Associate Nurse Unit Manager
Eureka Village | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 137910 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Associate Nurse Unit Manager
RND1 Grade 3
Eureka Village Hostel
Fixed Term - Part Time
(48 hrs per fortnight) until approximately October 2015

Eureka Village is a 45 bed residential aged care facility located in Ballarat East. It is staffed by a team committed to delivering resident focused high quality care.

The successful applicants will have experience or an interest in the Aged Care Sector and have demonstrated abilities to work as a team leader within a dynamic progressive team environment.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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CICM trainee 6 month Rural ICU rotation
Base Hospital | Registrar , Registrar , Registrar

Reference Number: 135676 | Applications Close: 12/11/2014

College of Intensive Care Medicine Trainee
Fixed Term - 6 Month Rural ICU Post


Applications are invited from suitably qualified APRHA registered, enrolled CICM trainee for this Intensive Care Senior registrar position at Ballarat Health Services. The Department of Intensive Care comprises 8 Sessional consultants who rotate to supervise and assist the clinical management of all aspects of the Critical Care Unit. In addition, there are 4 registrars plus 5 HMO’s.

Requirements include AHPRA registration, and current enrolment in the College of Intensive Care Medicine trainee program.

Appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Check & Immunisation Clearance.

Enquiries regarding this appointment may be directed to Dr Tony Sutherland, Director of Intensive Care at Tonys@bhs.org.au

Applications are to be submitted online stating full personal particulars, qualifications and experience, together with the names of two (2) referees.

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CICM trainee 6 month rural ICU rotation
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 135694 | Applications Close: 01/12/2014

College of Intensive Care Medicine Trainee
Fixed Term - 6 Month Rural ICU Post
(10/8/15 - 4/2/16)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified APRHA registered, enrolled CICM trainee for this Intensive Care Senior registrar position at Ballarat Health Services. The Department of Intensive Care comprises 8 Sessional consultants who rotate to supervise and assist the clinical management of all aspects of the Critical Care Unit. In addition, there are 4 registrars plus 5 HMO’s.

Requirements include AHPRA registration, and a current enrolment in the College of Intensive Care Medicine trainee program.

Enquiries regarding this appointment may be directed to Dr Tony Sutherland, Director of Intensive Care at Tonys@bhs.org.au

Online applications stating full personal particulars, qualifications and experience, together with the names of two (2) referees; should be lodged via e-Recruit at bhs.org.au

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

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Emergency Physician
Base Hospital | Permanent Full Time , Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 134533 | Applications Close: 17/11/2014

Emergency Physicians
Permanent - Full Time/Part Time
3 EFT Available (Hours negotiable)

Ballarat Health Services is moving to strengthen its Emergency Department workforce by recruiting new Emergency Physicians. A recent review of the ED identified staffing as a key issue to address and there is a strong commitment to achieve this. There already have and will also be further changes introduced and developed as a result of this review in an effort to improve ED performance. This is your opportunity to join a cohesive group of Emergency Physicians and have a positive input into the future direction of Emergency Medicine in Ballarat.

The ED has experienced strong growth in recent years with patient attendances increasing to around 53,000 presentations currently. Growth in absolute patient numbers has slowed in the last 2-3 years however there has been significant increase in ATS Category 2 and 3 patients. This is reflected in an admission rate that is also climbing (currently 21%). Paediatric presentations account for approximately 28% of attendances. Also in recent years the ED has expanded with completion of separate Fast Track area and also SSU.

The ED is accredited with ACEM for 12 months of advanced training and forms an EMET training hub with Wimmera Health Care Group (Horsham). We have had several ED certificate candidates as well as diploma candidates since these were introduced. The department maintains separate registrar and HMO teaching programs with paid training for both groups. Ballarat has clinical schools from both University of Melbourne and Deakin University with the ED teaching students from both.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle 115 km northwest of Melbourne with excellent access to Melbourne via car (divided freeway) or via fast train to Southern Cross station. Ballarat has excellent property values, established houses, vacant blocks to build on or 15 minutes out of town to farm or forest acreage. There are excellent public and private schools, child care centres, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Daylesford and Hepburn spa area is on our doorstep and access to Geelong, the Grampians, the Great Ocean Road, South West Victoria and Pyrenees wine region is also straightforward.

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful applicants, with a roster that is well balanced and non-clinical time strongly supported.

Further information contact Dr Andrew Crellin or Emergency Administration on 03 53206455. Email andrewcr@bhs.org.au or emergencyadministration@bhs.org.au.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance. Applications must be submitted online.

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Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
Eureka Village | Fixed Term Part Time , Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 137485 | Applications Close: 05/11/2014

Endorsed Enrolled Nurses
Level 2
Eureka Village Hostel
Fixed Term - Part Time
(Multiple Night Duty Positions Available) until 20 April 2015

We are seeking Enrolled Endorsed Nurses to join our team, multiple night duty positions available.

Eureka Village is a 45 bed residential aged care facility located in Ballarat East. It is staffed by a team committed to delivering resident focused high quality care.

The successful applicants will have experience or an interest in the Aged Care Sector and have demonstrated abilities to work as team leader in a dynamic progressive team environment.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 137824 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
Level 2
Jim Gay Unit
Permanent - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO)

Will consider job share

The Jim Gay Unit is seeking to employ a dynamic, resourceful endorsed enrolled nurse.

The successful applicant must be able to provide a high standard of work performance, have good communication skills, the ability to work well with others, and have a strong commitment to deliver a high standard of care. An interest in dementia and caring for the elderly is essential.

The successful applicant will be expected to work both day and afternoon shifts seven days a week.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

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

Reference Number: 134282 | Applications Close: 30/06/2015

ICU/CCU Registered Nurse Division 1 Grade 2
Intensive Care Unit
Casual positions

Ballarat Health Services, Central Allocations Unit is seeking applications from specialised Registered Nurses to join our Casual Bank. Opportunities exist for casual staff to become part of the dynamic and progressive CCU team. Previous experience within Critical Care is essential. Applicants who have completed or are completing post graduate critical care studies will be highly regarded.

BHS Critical Care Unit (CCU) is a dynamic service striving to provide the highest standards of care for our patients, while maintaining a commitment to a continuously improving clinical environment. BHS CCU (Level 3 ICU) currently has 13 beds that manage Intensive Care, High Dependency and Coronary Care admissions. The unit looks after more than 1500 patients per year from Ballarat and surrounding regions.

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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National Project Officer
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 136617 | Applications Close: 12/11/2014

National Project Officer
Dementia Care in Hospitals Program
Fixed Term – Full Time
(76 hrs per fortnight) until April 2017

The Dementia Care in Hospitals Program is an all of hospital education program to improve communication with and awareness of patients with Cognitive Impairment (CI) linked to a bedside alert. This program was first developed at Ballarat Health Services (BHS) in 2004 in partnership with people with dementia and their families. The DCHP has been adopted by 25 public and private hospitals in Victoria. The program involves comprehensive training for clinical and non-clinical hospital staff and has been shown to improve staff and carer satisfaction.

The National Project Manager, will be based at Ballarat Health Services and will work with the DCHP Advisory Team comprising of BHS based Director of Nursing Sub-acute Services, Clinical Nurse Consultant Cognition, and Geriatrician. This position will have responsibility, to ensure the successful implementation and evaluation of the project in partner organisations. This will include but not limited to;

• compliance with the key performance indicators as set by the funding body, Department of Social Services
• timely completion of the activity plan as determined by the National Advisory Group, National Advisory Team and key stakeholders, Alzheimer’s Australia National. NCSQHC, Partner Hospitals.
• support and mentorship to partner organisation Project Officers
• timely communication with partner organisations and national team
• working with the DCHP evaluators and researchers to complete timely and efficient data collection.

Key Selection Criteria:
• Experience in Project Management or similar in tertiary education or healthcare. Experience and knowledge in hospital service redesign would be an advantage.
• Knowledge of, dementia professionally or personally would be an advantage.
• Proven skills in research, planning, organisation and time management.
• Advanced organisational skills including the ability to manage numerous tasks concurrently, use initiative, establish priorities and work to tight or competing deadlines.
• Established capacity to work collaboratively and cooperatively as a team member and to undertake work independently and with supervision.
• Demonstrated well-developed interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills including evidence of clear and concise writing for a variety of audiences.
• Ability to develop and maintain productive, effective working relationships with stakeholders.
• Demonstrated ability to support and mentor others.
• Excellent information literacy with demonstrated proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of programs, databases and web.
• Willingness to travel interstate.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Occupational Therapist, Community Care Unit
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 136432 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Occupational Therapist
Grade 2
Community Care Unit
Fixed term - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO) until 9 October 2015

Maternity Leave Replacement

• Strong professional development focus.
• Multidisciplinary teams
• Exposure to a wide range of mental health disorders and evidence-based treatments in a client-focused environment.

Eastern View Community Care Unit is a progressive residential recovery program with a strong focus on family inclusive, client-centred and evidence-based treatments for clients recovering from a major mental illness.

This is a unique opportunity to utilise your OT qualification in a recovery-focused and contemporary mental health setting. You will be a self-motivated and flexible clinician with a strong commitment to evidence-based models of care.

Ballarat Health Service - Mental Health Services (BHS-MHS) 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-MHS 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.

Applicants who have highly developed skills in the delivery of contemporary mental health practices, and are motivated to further enhance their specialist clinical practice are encouraged to apply. This is a superb opportunity for you to develop your mental health career in a progressive service located in a regional city offering all the attractions of a regional lifestyle.

If you want to work in a multidisciplinary 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.

Applications must be made online and appointments are subject to an Immunisation Clearance.

Please contact Brendan Thomas on (03) 5320 6810 for more information


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Personal Care Worker
Hailey House | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 137528 | Applications Close: 03/11/2014

Personal Care Worker
Hailey House
Fixed Term - Part Time
Multiple positions available until 31 January 2015

Hailey House is a 60 bed Residential Age Care facility located in Ballarat. It is staffed by a team committed to the delivery of resident focused high quality care, in a modern light facility.

We are looking to employ a number of dedicated and enthusiastic Personal Care Assistants to join our progressive Age Care Team.

The successful applicant must be able to work across a 24/7 roster.

Key Selection Criteria:

• Possession of Certificate III or IV in Residential Aged Care.
• Successful attainment of CHCCS305C – Assist clients with medication.
• Successful attainment of HLTFS207C – Follow Basic Food Safety Practices.
• Demonstrate the ability to undertake appropriate care that meets the individual needs of the resident and relatives.
• Demonstrate an ability to participate in the development and review of Resident Care Plans.
• Highly developed interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with residents, families, carers, staff and others.
• Well-developed written skills.
• Ability to utilize computer software, particularly use of the Microsoft Office suite.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Personal Care Worker - Central Allocations Unit (Casual Bank)
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 136552 | Applications Close: 30/06/2015

Personal Care Worker
Central Allocations Unit
Casual Bank

A great opportunity exists for Certificate qualified Personal Care Workers to join the Ballarat Health Services Casual Bank, working across the Sub-Acute and Residential sites.

To be successful for interview, applicants must have completed: Certificate III in Aged Care, including the unit CHCCS305C - Assist clients with medication and must hold a Safe Food Handlers Certificate.

The position calls for applicants with a high degree of availability and flexibility. We provide a paid orientation day on commencement, salary packaging, in-service education and professional development, along with all other permanent staff benefits.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check and immunisation clearance.

Applications must be submitted online.





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Personal Response Service Call-taker
Safety Link | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 137959 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Personal Response Service Call-taker
Safetylink
Permanent - Part Time
(48 hrs per fortnight)

Safety Link, one of Australia's largest and most respected providers of quality personal response services requires a new team member for its Monitoring Department.

Providing phone based monitoring services, the successful applicant will enjoy a fast paced, varied and often challenging role.

Key functions of this position include:
• Responding to client initiated alarms according to Safety Link’s procedures and standards
• The effective handling of incoming call traffic
• Responsibility for the maintenance of client data

The role calls for applicants with a high degree of flexibility, initiative and willingness to learn. Experience in the aged care, call centre or disability sectors will be highly regarded and will provide the successful applicant with an excellent grounding for the position.

Candidates should be aware that availability to work day, afternoon and night shifts on a set rotating roster is essential.

For further information about Safety Link or the role, visit www.safetylink.org.au or email jmclean@safetylink.org.au

Application must be submitted online, attaching your covering letter and responses to the key selection criteria contained within the position description.

Appointments are subject to an Immunisation Clearance.

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Pharmacist - Casual
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 132797 | Applications Close: 03/11/2014

Pharmacist - Casual
Pharmacy Department

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

This role will primarily involve weekend hours supporting the functions of the hospital pharmacy dispensary with the possibility of working additional hours on weekdays also. There may also be opportunities for hospital pharmacists with established clinical pharmacy skills to assist with ward based services.
Remuneration will be award-based according to experience.

All applications must be submitted online and are subject to a satisfactory Police Check and Immunisation Clearance.

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Pharmacy Technician - Full Time (Maternity Leave replacement)
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 138009 | Applications Close: 05/11/2014

Pharmacy Technician (Hospital)
Fixed Term - Full Time
(Maternity Leave Replacement)until 4th December 2015
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO entitlement)

An exciting opportunity is available for an enthusiastic, suitably qualified and experienced pharmacy dispensary assistant or hospital pharmacy technician for this fixed term position. This position involves a variety of duties to support dispensary services including distribution of medications to ward areas. The successful applicant will have a keen interest to develop their skills as a pharmacy technician and provide support to Ballarat Health Services' progressive pharmacy department.

It is preferable that applicants hold a Certificate III in Health Service Assistance (Hospital Pharmacy Technician) or equivalent.

For further information contact Jaclyn Baker, Deputy Director of Pharmacy, on (03) 5320 4106

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

Applications must be submitted online.

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Preadmission Nurse
Base Hospital | Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 137700 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Pre-Admission Clinic Nurse
Registered Nurse Division 1/Registered Enrolled Nurses
Preadmission and Day Procedure Unit
Permanent position (64 hours per fortnight)

Applications are sought from suitably qualified Registered/Endorsed Enrolled Nurses to join our Pre-Admission team. Experience in Preoperative Assessment Clinics desired

Ballarat Base Hospital is located in Central Ballarat.
The Operating suite comprises 6 Operating Theatres & Central Sterilising Department. The Day Surgery Unit comprises 2 Endoscopy suites and a 14 bed recovery area.

Services provided by the hospital include a variety of surgical procedures including General surgery, ENT, Plastic, Urology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Gynaecology and Dental surgery.

This successful applicant will be part of a dynamic preadmission team who are responsible for the pre-operative assessment and education of all elective surgical patients to be admitted to the Ballarat Base Hospital. The Preadmission Clinic operates five days a week (Monday to Friday).

Essential Criteria:
Current nursing registration with AHPRA
5 years post basic experience
Good organisational skills
Good communication skills
Demonstrated interpersonal & customer service skills
Motivated and enthusiastic

Desirable Criteria:
Experience in Day Surgery, Theatre or Surgical Wards
Experience in Discharge Planning
Experience in Preadmission

For further enquiries, please contact Loraine Hoiles, Nurse Unit Manager, Preadmission and Day Procedure Unit on 5320 4670.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All Applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Midwives- Central Allocations Unit (Casual Bank)
Base Hospital | Casual

Reference Number: 134291 | Applications Close: 30/06/2015

Registered Midwives
Maternity Unit
Casual and Permanent Part-Time Positions available.

Ballarat Health Services, Central Allocations Unit is seeking applications from suitably qualified Registered Midwifes to join our team on a casual or permanent part-time basis. Recent midwifery experience is essential. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work in all areas of midwifery.

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.

For further enquiries please contact Stacey Kelly, Recruitment Officer on 5320 6577.

All appointments are subject to satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse
Base Hospital | Permanent Part Time , Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 135016 | Applications Close: 03/11/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1
Emergency Department
Full-time & Part-time Positions

The emergency department is going through an exciting phase of development and growth and is looking for part time & full time staff to be part of our team. We are searching for motivated people, who are great role models with excellent communications skills and the ability to work in a high functioning dynamic team. It would be desirable to have emergency qualification & or previous experience in emergency care in a department that uses the Australasian Triage Scale.

For further enquiries please contact Phil Catterson, Nurse Unit Manager or Dianne Mayall, Emergency Administration Manager on 5320 6455.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse Div 1
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time , Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 137251 | Applications Close: 05/11/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1
2 North - Orthopaedic and Short Stay Surgical Unit
Fixed term position: November 3rd 2014 - March 1st 2015.
Applications for full or part time hours will be considered.

Applicants must have at least 6 months experience in an Acute Nursing environment post registration to be considered.

2 North is an acute 28 bed Orthopaedic/Short stay surgical unit.
Applicants must have a keen interest in surgical nursing, as well as good knowledge and preparation towards the National Standards accreditation.

Referees must be grade 4 level or above.

Please contact Danelle Klein, Nurse Unit Manager on 53206420 for further details.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse Division 1
Base Hospital | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 138000 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1
2 North - Orthopaedic and Short Stay Surgical Ward
Maternity Leave Replacement
Fixed Term: 23rd January 2015 - 21st September 2015
Up to 80 Hours per fortnight

Applications are invited from Registered Nurses for this Fixed - Term Maternity Leave position on 2 North. Applications up to 80 hours per fortnight will be considered.

2 North is an Orthopaedic and Short Stay Surgical ward, so applicants will need to demonstrate an interest in this type of Ward/Nursing.

Applicants must have at least 6 months Acute Nursing experience in the past 12 months, some of which has been in a Surgical Ward environment.

A good understanding of the National Standards is essential, and how these standards relate to everyday Nursing care.

Further queries about this position can be made to Danelle Klein Nurse Unit Manager on 53206420.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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

Reference Number: 124722 | Applications Close: 30/06/2015

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 appointments are subject to satisfactory police check and immunzation clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Registered Nurse Division 1 G2
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Permanent Full Time , Permanent Part Time

Reference Number: 135804 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Registered Nurse Division 1 Grade 2
Cardiovascular Suite
Permanent Part-time/Full Time & Fixed Term Part-Time positions

If you're looking for an exciting new job opportunity, we are looking for Registered Nurses with drive, motivation and the desire to be part of a dynamic team that operates a state of the art hybrid interventional cardiac/radiology service.

As a Registered Nurse you would be responsible for delivering high quality patient centered care during all aspects of diagnostic and interventional cardiology/radiology procedures. Applicants must be committed to working in a team environment, be patient focused, willing to advance their current skills and committed to ongoing quality outcomes. The successful applicant would be required to work 9.5hr shifts and on call.

To be successful in this position, you will have the right to work in Australia, hold a current AHPRA registration, have a minimum of 2 years continuous acute care nursing experience and greater than 12 months experience in one or more of the following areas;

- Interventional Cardiology
- Interventional Radiology
- Cardiology
- Emergency
- Critical Care

A comprehensive professional development and orientation program will support your transition into the role including on call requirements. If you have demonstrated experience in the area and the relevant qualifications, don't delay - this position may be your new challenge!

For further enquiries, please contact Tania Harrison, Nurse Unit Manager - Cardiovascular Suite on 0407 035411.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Staff Immunisation clearance and a satisfactory current Police Record Check.

All applications must be submitted online.

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RN Div 1/RPN G2 Adult Acute Unit
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 136686 | Applications Close: 03/11/2014

Registered Psychiatric Nurse
Grade 2
Adult Acute Unit
Permanent - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO )

Ballarat Health Services - Mental Health Services is a dynamic area Mental Health service striving to provide the highest standards of treatment for the community while maintaining a commitment to a continuously improving clinical environment.

Applications are invited from Division 1 nurses to work within the Adult Acute Unit in a permanent full time position. Successful applicants will be provided with the opportunity to develop discipline-specific skills in a recovery-focused environment where a client-centred, family inclusive approach is emphasised.

Qualifications in Mental Health are desirable and a commitment to achieving the highest standards of clinical treatment. Knowledge and ability to demonstrate individualised evidence based therapeutic interventions is required. Education and supervision will be provided to the successful applicant.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check a Working with Children’s Check & Immunisation Clearance.

Applications must be submitted online.

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RPN2/ Community Care Unit
Ballarat Psychiatric Services - Ballarat | Permanent Full Time

Reference Number: 137847 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2
Community Care Unit
Permanent - Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO)


• Strong professional development focus
• Multidisciplinary teams
• Exposure to a wide range of mental health disorders and evidence-based treatments in a client-focused environment

BHS–MHS 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-MHS 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.

Applicants who have highly developed skills in the delivery of contemporary mental health practices, and are motivated to further enhance their specialist clinical practice are encouraged to apply. This is a superb opportunity for you to develop your mental health career in a progressive service located in a regional city offering all the attractions of a regional lifestyle.

If you want to work in a multidisciplinary 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, Working with Children Check, Immunisation Clearance and Police Check are mandatory for this position.

Please contact Brendan Thomas on (03) 5320 6810 for more information.

All applications must be submitted online

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Social Worker
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Full Time

Reference Number: 137919 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Social Worker
Grade 2
Fixed Term – Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO) until 30 June 2015

Commencing 1 December 2014 until 30 June 2015

An opportunity exists to join the Social Work department at BHS. We are a large and dynamic team of social workers and provide service to inpatient, outpatient and community settings.

This position is primarily based at the sub-acute site in the Inpatient Rehabilitation unit. Previous experience in and commitment to rehabilitation (general and neuro rehabilitation) is preferred.

Key Selection Criteria:
* Eligibility for practising membership of Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).
* Sound knowledge and experience in psychosocial assessment, treatment and management and discharge options for patients of all ages with a broad range of conditions requiring inpatient rehabilitation, and a demonstrated ability to apply this knowledge.
* Evidence of a commitment to ongoing learning.
* Demonstrated ability to develop and empower others through supervision, modelling and training.
* Ability to cooperate and work well with others in the pursuit of team goals.
* Demonstrated flexibility and ability to adapt constructively within a busy and dynamic working environment.
* Demonstrated ability to identify, and actively participate in, quality improvement activities and positively influence change as required.
* Demonstrated understanding of, and desire to work in the role.
* Demonstrated ability to monitor, evaluate and modify own performance through reflective practice.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance.

All applications must be submitted online.

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Workcover Claims Administrator
Queen Elizabeth Centre | Fixed Term Part Time

Reference Number: 137760 | Applications Close: 10/11/2014

Workcover Claims Administrator
Occupational Health & Safety
Fixed Term - Part Time
(48 hrs per fortnight) until 16 November 2015

Maternity Leave Replacement

Ballarat Health Services is seeking a suitably competent person to join the Occupational Health and Safety team in the position of Workcover Claims Administrator. Reporting directly to the OHS Manager you will also work closely with the Injury Management Advisor ensuring all aspects of the Workcover claim process are dealt with accurately and in a timely manner.

The position is responsible for the day to day administration of all Workcover claims in accordance with the Workplace Injury Rehabilitation & Compensation Act 2013. The successful encumbent will ideally have experience in worker's compensation and timesheet preparation for employees on Workcover.

To apply for this position you are to apply online including a resume and application letter addressing the key selection criteria.

Appointments are subject to an Immunisation Clearance and satisfactory Police Check.

For further information please contact Alisha Bedggood OHS Manager via phone 03 5320 4218 or alishabe@bhs.org.au

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