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Clinical Workforce Team Members - C-19 Testing Sites

IPC Health
  • Casual positions + Patient Services Assistant Level 2 + $43- $50 per hour including 25% casual loading (above award) + 10% super
  • Make a difference in this pivotal support role as part of C-19 initiative and ARC Team!
  • Benefit from a passionate and creative work environment, on-going employee development, as well as exposure to a continuous improvement philosophy

We are One Team IPC Health, we are passionate, creative and we make a difference.

We deliver innovative high quality services that are client centred, collaborative, coordinated and demonstrate value through measured impact. We are a not-for-profit community health service committed to working with the rapidly growing areas of Melbourne’s middle and outer West, where population will grow by 400,000 in the coming 15 years. By the year 2035, we anticipate that the total population served will be approximately 1.2 million.

The Opportunity

The Acute Respiratory Clinics (ARCs) have a growth opportunity for casual Clinical Workforce team members to become part of a passionate and creative team, playing an integral clinical support role in the C-19 initiative.

Within this diverse and fast paced role, you will perform and provide patient care within a PPE environment by undertaking triage, screening clients for COVID-19 and respiratory illness to ensure appropriate care. Working within an established PPE zone and under current DHHS guidelines, you will support and provide advice to clients around respiratory illness management including isolation requirements; identify and manage acute illness, refer and transport for tertiary care as needed.

Our ARC services are provided across the west of Melbourne with numerous testing sites accessible to our community. The role requires flexibility to travel to these sites and availability including weekends.

This is an excellent opportunity for tertiary students in their final years in one of the following disciplines: Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Enrolled Nurse, Registered Nurse (minimum 2nd year), Medical (minimum 3rd year), Paramedics (minimum 3rd year).

About You

As a strong communicator, you will be able to build rapport with clients and identify their needs. You will be a tertiary student studying your final years in one of the following disciplines: Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Registered Nurse, Medical, Paramedics. You will have experience working with diverse communities providing social and mental health support. Experience in COVID-19 testing and use of PPE is advantageous. A Victorian driver's licence and Working with Children's Check is required.

Why work with us?

  • Access to options to flex your work and life commitments through Flexing with IPC Health
  • Comprehensive Orientation and Induction Program – we will ensure that you have the support you need to live and breathe excellence, service enhancement and innovation
  • Health Insurance - as a part of our team, you can get an ongoing 7% discount on health insurance
  • Training and Development – we will assist you to pursue your career goals and objectives through ongoing professional development
  • Supportive organisation that values growth through our professional development and Innovation framework
  • Free onsite car parking!

how to apply

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A position description is attached.

Applications will be open until positions are filled.

To be considered for the role you must submit a CV and respond to the application screen questions available on IPC Health's Careers page.

For enquiries please contact Sofi Milenkovski, Senior Manager Clinical Services on 0419 395 403.

If you require a reasonable workplace adjustment to support you during the interview process please email careers@ipchealth.com.au using the subject line: Clinical Workforce Team Members - C-19 Testing Sites enquiry via EthicalJobs with your request.

Reasonable workplace adjustments are changes that are necessary and achievable to enable a person to efficiently perform their role to the best of their abilities. A reasonable workplace adjustment can be requested at any time in the recruitment process or as a part of employment with IPC Health.

We are committed to maintaining a barrier-free environment for all and welcome individuals of diverse backgrounds, including but not limited to, those from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and the LGBTI communities to apply for our job opportunities.

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