Position Details
Reference Number 35614
Position Title Year 10 Work Experience Program 2020 - Western Health
Employment Type Casual
Location Western Health
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 1 million people. We have 7,000 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth has seen the addition of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's at Sunshine Hospital.

About the Program 

The Western Health Year 10 Work Experience Program provides students with an opportunity to gain an insight into the healthcare industry. This program will provide a variety of experience which is administrative based only. The program is coordinated by the People & Culture department at Footscray Hospital.

Our Work Experience vacancy is available to students undertaking Year 10 in 2020 only. Students are given the opportunity to spend five working days in departments/wards across Western Health sites. If you are interested please apply.


At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Selection Criteria Desirable: What school will you be attending during the completion of your year 10 studies?
Desirable: Do you have a family member currently working at Western Health? If so please list their full name and department.
Desirable: Briefly explain why you would like to undertake your work experience at Western Health and your interest in the healthcare industry.
Desirable: We cannot guarantee preferences however please nominate which campus you would prefer: - Sunshine Hospital - Footscray Hospital - Williamstown Hospital - Sunbury Day Hospital
Essential: Will you be undertaking year 10 studies in 2020?
Essential: Please provide two sets of dates that you will be available to undertake the work experience program in 2020.
Contact Person Natalie Bucello
Contact Number 83456689
Contact Email westernhealthHR@wh.org.au
Closing Date 17/11/2019
Position Description Work Experience 2020 Position Description.pdf
Application Guide click here to view
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