Mater Private Hospital Springfield (MPHS) are seeking three Support Services Assistants to join the team in a casual position.
Mater has been providing compassionate health care services for more than 100 years. Now comprising a group of world class private hospitals (including three hospitals which offer public health services), Mater provides care to some 500 000 people each year.
The Support Service Assistant supports the provision of patient care by providing support services to the staff and volunteers and assisting with housekeeping and maintaining supplies for the centre.
Salary range: $23.63- $25.91 (PSS Award Group A) per hour plus superannuation & casual loading.
What you’ll be doing
The Support Services team is a welcoming and friendly team, consisting of many ages and cultures who work collaboratively in a variety of areas, including Housekeeping/Cleaning, Waste Services, Linen Services, Equipment Delivery/Collection/Orderly/Porterage Services.
The purpose of this role is to uphold our exemplary hygiene standards by providing high level cleaning duties, which includes theatre cleaning in addition to general area cleaning.
Please note, theatre cleaning can include the disposal of blood or bloodied material, and/or discarded theatre waste products.
To ensure our new team member can hit the ground running and contribute immediately, you will have significant experience in Housekeeping/Cleaning or previous hospital cleaning roles. Food services and Administration experience are not necessary to perform the role.
We are looking for flexibility in your approach and willingness to contribute to the overall success of MPHS, an eager contributor who can prioritise and organise your personal workload, whilst assisting your team to achieve goals. As you will frequently be around patients, you will be an effective communicator with a friendly and approachable demeanour.
We also require the successful candidates to have availability across a 24/7 roster including working nights, weekends and public holidays. Shifts range from 6am-2am.
Why join us?
In return for your skills, effort and enthusiastic commitment you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients, consumers and community.
Mater provides benefits not offered in other workplaces. In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options.
Applications for this role close Wednesday 29th of June 2022.
**It is now a mandatory requirement of employment at the Mater to be and to remain fully vaccinated against COVID-19.