Position Details
Reference Number 34791
Position Title WorkCover Coordinator
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

WorkCover Coordinator

  • Full Time, Fixed Term role (Maternity leave cover until November 2020)
  • Workplace Health, Safety & Wellbeing
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite carpark

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:

The main function of this position is to ensure the provision of advice and assistance on all WorkCover matters, to all staff, with a strong preventative focus.

This involves participation in the development and further improvement of the RCH Workplace Health & Safety (WHS) Management System and WorkCover training as required.

The role will also focus on the achievement of WHS objectives through the provision of quality customer focused services and undertake organisation wide WorkCover and WHS projects in line with RCH People & Culture strategy and act as subject matter expert for all WorkCover issues.


To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Previous experience with the SAP payroll system is desirable
  • Problem solving skills – complex WorkCover matters and dealing with difficult enquiries and interpersonal challenges
  • Effective stakeholder management and proven ability to build and maintain strong relationships, forming links with all areas of the business to support the achievement of objectives and goals;
  • Demonstrate RCH values individually and an ability to promote a values-based culture across the organisation;
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to work to tight deadlines in a dynamic fast moving environment;
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills;
  • Ability to accept advice and direction in a constructive and mature manner and exhibit change as appropriate

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 Dominic Morrison
Contact Number 9345 6166
Alternate Contact Person Shane Hendricks
Alternate Contact Number 93455170
Closing Date 10/11/2019
Position Description WorkCover Coordinator PD 2019.pdf