Position Details
Reference Number 36209
Position Title Family Healthcare Support Worker
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary


Family Healthcare Support Worker

  • Part Time (minimum 0.6 EFT) and Full Time positions available, Fixed term until 30.06.2021
  • COVID screening of staff and hospital visitors
  • Fabulour employee benefits, including salary packaging

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:


Are you looking to make a difference or to start your career in healthcare?


An exciting opportunity exists to become a Support Worker and join our Royal Children’s Hospital Family Healthcare Support team. We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated workers to work in our COVID screening team at the main entrance of RCH. This role will involve asking screening questions and checking the temperature of staff, patients, parents and other visitors entering the RCH. Staff will be provided with a RCH Uniform and the required Personal Protective Equipment for the role.


We are looking for staff with experience in customer service roles and with confidence in managing moments of conflict or disagreement. Staff must also have confidence in learning new IT systems and processes.


This role will involve regular shift work. We are looking for staff to work 0.6 FTE up to full time for a fixed term period. Shifts are available 7 days per week with shift times between 6am and midnight.



For a list of key selection criteria please see the attached position description.


If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Katherine Maughan
Contact Number 93455301
Closing Date 26/11/2020
Position Description 20200924 - Family Healthcare Support Worker - Level 3-4 Part TIme PD_Nov20.pdf