Patient Ambulance Transport Officer – Northam Casual Job WA

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Patient Transport Officer – Northam (Casual)

The Patient Transfer Service (PTS) at St John Ambulance (W.A.) offers a varied service, with specialized staff that place an emphasis on customer care and service. PTS offers a quality and competitive service responding to pre-booked and on demand calls. They work in the public and private sectors, in partnership with local hospitals, medical centers and care facilities, as well as the general public.

They provide a reliable, professional service offering a full range of transport options for both ambulant and non-ambulant patients with low acuity medical requirements. For more information please visit www.stjohnambulance.com.au

The Opportunity

They are currently have opportunities available in Country Ambulance Service to join the team as a Casual Patient Transport Officer in Northam. As a Patient Transport Officer (PTO) you will be required to provide routine care and transportation for non-emergency patients to and from healthcare facilities, clinics and private residences.

The experience required:

  • You must reside within 30 minute drive of the Northam regional office
  • Hold an unrestricted ‘C’ or ‘CA’ driver’s license with no more than 6 demerit points
  • Have completed Provide First Aid HLTAID003 within the last 12 months

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated experience in providing excellent patient care
  • Display exceptional customer service
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment
  • Uphold St John Ambulance values, policies, systems and procedures
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to work across both internal and external stakeholders

Applicants will receive an automated receipt on application, if you have not received this email please contact recruitment prior to the closing date and time.

  • Your current resume and cover letter which outlines your skills and experiences as they relate to the above including your motivations for applying
  • Your current driver’s license
  • Proof of completed Provide First Aid HLTAID003 within the last 12 months

Applications close Midnight Sunday the 18th of February 2018

They are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

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