Position Details
Reference Number 33545
Position Title Ward Support Assistant - Medical Imaging
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Ward Support Assistant – Medical Imaging

  • Full-time role, ongoing
  • Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4.00pm
  • Parkville Location
  • Fabulous employee benefits

 The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


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/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


The Role:

An opportunity has become available within The Royal Children’s Hospital for Ward Support Assistant in Medical Imaging. Working in Medical Imaging, the WSA provides indirect patient care, contributing to the maintenance of a welcoming, clean environment for all and supporting the clinical areas through the delivery of equipment and cleaning services.

Reporting to the Support Services Coordinator and the nurse in charge, you will maintain a clean & safe environment within the unit and ensure cleanliness and maintenance of unit equipment. You will also be aware of requirements to ensure that practice is consistent with Infection Control guidelines, policy and according to Cleaning Standards for Victorian Health Facilities.

Your well-developed written and verbal communication skills combined with your interpersonal skills will provide you with the ability to work within a team environment in varying locations throughout the hospital. Your customer focus attention to detail will enable you to provide a high level service to patients, families and colleagues.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Certificate III in Health Service Assistant (PSA) is essential.
  • Previous experience as a PSA is desirable.
  • Well-developed communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Proven interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to service excellence.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Willingness to undertake required training.
  • A true team player.
  • Ability to resolve conflict in a professional manner.
  • Ability to establish and maintain a good working relationship with a diverse team.

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


Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.

Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.


To learn more about our staff benefits please go to:    https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/

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.


Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

Contact Person Chee Van Douwen
Contact Number 54176
Alternate Contact Person David Murphy
Alternate Contact Number 54177
Closing Date 24/07/2019
Position Description Ward Support Assistant Medical Imaging PD_July19.pdf