Position Details
Reference Number 31816
Position Title Emergency Department Clerk - Casual Bank
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 800,000 people. We have more than 6,700 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth will see the completion of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital.

About the Role

Health Support Services are seeking experienced, motivated Emergency Department Clerks to join our casual bank . This position covers shifts at Footscray, Sunshine & Williamstown hospitals.

This opportunity may interest you if you enjoy the challenge of working in a professional high demand environment, have excellent customer service skills and thrive on teamwork. The person will need to be available for shifts that vary across a 24 hour period 7 days a week.

To be successful in this you will be required to have

Essential Skills

  • Highly developed customer service skills
  • Effective communication and inter-personal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritise duties
  • Highly developed computer & keyboard skills
  • Availability to work shifts over a 24/7 period.
  • Minimum of 32 hours per week availability.
  • Ability to adapt and flexible to change
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage under pressure
  • Concise written and verbal communication skills


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


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.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a working with children’s check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Lynne Eade
Contact Number 83450303
Alternate Contact Person Judith Osbon
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Mobile Number 0481903972
Closing Date 27/11/2018
Position Description PD ED Clerk December 2017.pdf
Application Guide click here to view
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