Covid 19 Patient Transport Officer - Patient Transport Services
HealthShare NSW
  • locationSurry Hills, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 10 June 2021
  • locationSurry Hills, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

<p style="font-family: Arial;;;;"><img _fcksavedurl="https://healthnswgov.taleo.net/transition/transition/TransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=HS9" alt="Created by Matthew Aldenhoven" src="https://healthnswgov.taleo.net/transition/transition/TransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=HS9" width="100%" /></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>What could you bring to HealthShare NSW?</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">Are you a hard worker and safe driver looking for work as a Patient Transport Officer? We have several COVID-19 Patient Transport opportunities working to move suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patients between Sydney Mascot Airport and Hotel Quarantine sites. $28.77 per hour, up to 38 hours per week.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">Make a difference by doing what you love. HealthShare NSW are looking for&nbsp;a Patient Transport Officer to assist in transporting patients throughout Sydney. You will be responsible for driving ambulances to transport to patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 cases.&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>About the opportunity</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">As a part of this role you will be ensuring a seamless service throughout the duration of each trip and taking utmost care with infection control. You will be involved in assisting patients to and from vehicles, safely driving the patients between Sydney Mascot Airport and local Hotels. You will be required to wear PPE for this role, and have a clean driving record.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><br /> This is a great opportunity for people who enjoy flexibility and a job on the road. If this sounds like a role you would be interested in, don&rsquo;t hesitate and apply now! We are prepared to give you all the in-house support, training and guidance to see you succeed in this role.&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><br /> Patient Transport Service will ensure all the necessary precautions are taken to ensure your safety in this role. These include the following:<br /> - Participating in pro-active or staff surveillance COVID-19 testing on a regular basis<br /> - Secondary employment confirmation<br /> - Correct PPE<br /> - Mandatory orientation and role-specific training </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ210456" target="_blank">Click here</a> to find out more.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>This is a Casual position graded as a Covid 19 Patient Transport Officer - Patient Transport Services with an hourly rate of $28.77&nbsp;per hour. Location based from Parramatta</strong><span style="font-family:Arial;margin-bottom:10px;margin-top:0px;"><strong>&nbsp;.</strong></span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>Why you&#39;ll enjoy working with us</strong></p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Work in an agile environment within and outside a hospital and other clinical facilities with a minimal, often 1:1 or 2:1, patient load.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Work autonomously in a team of Patient Transport Officers with remote clinical support,</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Take advantage of staff wellbeing benefits such as reduced-rate access to gyms and fitness centres through Fitness Passport, corporate private health insurance rates and free flu shots,</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with My Health Learning and the NSW Health RTO</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Professional growth and accelerated career progression</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>Where you&rsquo;ll be working</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">HealthShare NSW provides a range of services to assist Local Health Districts and other Health Agencies. Our people perform important roles which free up health professionals to focus on what they do best! For more information regarding working for HealthShare NSW and the benefits we offer, click <a href="https://www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au/careers/benefits" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>How to apply</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">During the application process, you will be required to attach your resume and provide answers to all of the Essential Requirements listed below. For more information about the role please see&nbsp;the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ210456" target="_blank">Position Description</a> prior to submitting your application.</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Possession of a current senior first aid certificate.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Ability to consistently maintain a professional manner and presentation.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work in an environment where customer service and compassion for those requiring healthcare are required.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and to participate as an effective team member.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated manual handling skills combined with proven ability to perform work of a physical nature including loading/unloading and maneuvering patients around, on/off stretchers and in/out of wheelchairs.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Possess an unrestricted NSW Manual Light Rigid Driver Licence prior to commencing employment and, without incurring more than six demerit points in the last three years or a licence suspension/cancellation in the last two years.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Well-developed basic literacy skills including reading and writing skills.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">I understand that I am only requested to provide my readily-available vaccination evidence. HealthShare NSW will inform me of any further requirements</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">I have attached any present evidence of immunity to Whooping Cough, Hepatitis B, Measles/Mumps/Rubella and Chicken pox.</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">Only candidates with current Australian work rights (Australian citizens, permanent residents, valid work visa) will be considered.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Vaccination Requirements</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">This is a NSW Health Category A position, which requires immunisation against the following:</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Whooping Cough</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Hepatitis B</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Measles / Mumps / Rubella</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Chicken Pox</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Screening for Tuberculosis</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If you have any current evidence of vaccination against these, upload them with your application. Your current vaccination status will not impact your application. If you are the preferred candidate, you will be responsible for covering the costs of any remaining vaccination requirements.&nbsp; For more information read the <a href="https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/PD2020_017.pdf" target="_blank">NSW Health OASV Policy</a>.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If you are the preferred candidate, you will also need to complete a Pre-Employment Health Assessment and a Fit Testing Assessment for a P2/N95 face mask, with costs covered by HealthShare NSW</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Need more information?</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">For role related queries or questions contact&nbsp;Samuel Miles (HealthShare NSW) &lt;Samuel.Miles@health.nsw.gov.au&gt;&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">HealthShare NSW are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you require any assistance with your application or have any questions about this position, please follow the links below.</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Learn more about our Aboriginal Workforce team <a href="http://www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au/careers/aboriginal-applicants" target="_blank">here</a></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;">Email our Access and Inclusion Team about how to apply with particular needs and accessing workplace adjustments at <a href="mailto:HSNSW-AccessAndInclusion@health.nsw.gov.au" target="_blank">HSNSW-AccessAndInclusion@health.nsw.gov.au</a></div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Talent Pool</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If the selection panel identifies a surplus of suitable candidates for the role, an eligibility list may be created where candidates may be offered casual, permanent or temporary full-time or part-time positions within the next 6 months.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Applications Close:</strong> <strong>Ongoing until filled</strong></p>

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<p style="font-family: Arial;;;;"><img _fcksavedurl="https://healthnswgov.taleo.net/transition/transition/TransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=HS9" alt="Created by Matthew Aldenhoven" src="https://healthnswgov.taleo.net/transition/transition/TransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=HS9" width="100%" /></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>What could you bring to HealthShare NSW?</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">Are you a hard worker and safe driver looking for work as a Patient Transport Officer? We have several COVID-19 Patient Transport opportunities working to move suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patients between Sydney Mascot Airport and Hotel Quarantine sites. $28.77 per hour, up to 38 hours per week.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">Make a difference by doing what you love. HealthShare NSW are looking for&nbsp;a Patient Transport Officer to assist in transporting patients throughout Sydney. You will be responsible for driving ambulances to transport to patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 cases.&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>About the opportunity</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">As a part of this role you will be ensuring a seamless service throughout the duration of each trip and taking utmost care with infection control. You will be involved in assisting patients to and from vehicles, safely driving the patients between Sydney Mascot Airport and local Hotels. You will be required to wear PPE for this role, and have a clean driving record.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><br /> This is a great opportunity for people who enjoy flexibility and a job on the road. If this sounds like a role you would be interested in, don&rsquo;t hesitate and apply now! We are prepared to give you all the in-house support, training and guidance to see you succeed in this role.&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><br /> Patient Transport Service will ensure all the necessary precautions are taken to ensure your safety in this role. These include the following:<br /> - Participating in pro-active or staff surveillance COVID-19 testing on a regular basis<br /> - Secondary employment confirmation<br /> - Correct PPE<br /> - Mandatory orientation and role-specific training </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ210456" target="_blank">Click here</a> to find out more.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>This is a Casual position graded as a Covid 19 Patient Transport Officer - Patient Transport Services with an hourly rate of $28.77&nbsp;per hour. Location based from Parramatta</strong><span style="font-family:Arial;margin-bottom:10px;margin-top:0px;"><strong>&nbsp;.</strong></span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>Why you&#39;ll enjoy working with us</strong></p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Work in an agile environment within and outside a hospital and other clinical facilities with a minimal, often 1:1 or 2:1, patient load.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Work autonomously in a team of Patient Transport Officers with remote clinical support,</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Take advantage of staff wellbeing benefits such as reduced-rate access to gyms and fitness centres through Fitness Passport, corporate private health insurance rates and free flu shots,</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with My Health Learning and the NSW Health RTO</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Professional growth and accelerated career progression</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;"><strong>Where you&rsquo;ll be working</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;">HealthShare NSW provides a range of services to assist Local Health Districts and other Health Agencies. Our people perform important roles which free up health professionals to focus on what they do best! For more information regarding working for HealthShare NSW and the benefits we offer, click <a href="https://www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au/careers/benefits" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>How to apply</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">During the application process, you will be required to attach your resume and provide answers to all of the Essential Requirements listed below. For more information about the role please see&nbsp;the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ210456" target="_blank">Position Description</a> prior to submitting your application.</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Possession of a current senior first aid certificate.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Ability to consistently maintain a professional manner and presentation.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work in an environment where customer service and compassion for those requiring healthcare are required.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and to participate as an effective team member.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated manual handling skills combined with proven ability to perform work of a physical nature including loading/unloading and maneuvering patients around, on/off stretchers and in/out of wheelchairs.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Possess an unrestricted NSW Manual Light Rigid Driver Licence prior to commencing employment and, without incurring more than six demerit points in the last three years or a licence suspension/cancellation in the last two years.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Well-developed basic literacy skills including reading and writing skills.</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">I understand that I am only requested to provide my readily-available vaccination evidence. HealthShare NSW will inform me of any further requirements</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">I have attached any present evidence of immunity to Whooping Cough, Hepatitis B, Measles/Mumps/Rubella and Chicken pox.</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">Only candidates with current Australian work rights (Australian citizens, permanent residents, valid work visa) will be considered.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Vaccination Requirements</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">This is a NSW Health Category A position, which requires immunisation against the following:</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Whooping Cough</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Hepatitis B</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Measles / Mumps / Rubella</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Chicken Pox</div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Screening for Tuberculosis</div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If you have any current evidence of vaccination against these, upload them with your application. Your current vaccination status will not impact your application. If you are the preferred candidate, you will be responsible for covering the costs of any remaining vaccination requirements.&nbsp; For more information read the <a href="https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/PD2020_017.pdf" target="_blank">NSW Health OASV Policy</a>.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If you are the preferred candidate, you will also need to complete a Pre-Employment Health Assessment and a Fit Testing Assessment for a P2/N95 face mask, with costs covered by HealthShare NSW</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Need more information?</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">For role related queries or questions contact&nbsp;Samuel Miles (HealthShare NSW) &lt;Samuel.Miles@health.nsw.gov.au&gt;&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">HealthShare NSW are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you require any assistance with your application or have any questions about this position, please follow the links below.</p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Learn more about our Aboriginal Workforce team <a href="http://www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au/careers/aboriginal-applicants" target="_blank">here</a></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;">Email our Access and Inclusion Team about how to apply with particular needs and accessing workplace adjustments at <a href="mailto:HSNSW-AccessAndInclusion@health.nsw.gov.au" target="_blank">HSNSW-AccessAndInclusion@health.nsw.gov.au</a></div> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Talent Pool</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;">If the selection panel identifies a surplus of suitable candidates for the role, an eligibility list may be created where candidates may be offered casual, permanent or temporary full-time or part-time positions within the next 6 months.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;;font-family: Arial;;;;;"><strong>Applications Close:</strong> <strong>Ongoing until filled</strong></p>


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