Patient Transport Officer HammondCare NSW

HammondCare

Patient Transport Officer

  • A great full time opportunity
  • No shift work and great work life balance
  • Role based at Greenwich Hospital, NSW

Patient Transport Officer - Ambulance

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that exists to improve quality of life for people in need.

They specialize in aged and dementia care, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health services for older people, and other related health and aged care services.  HammondCare seeks to embed evidence based best practice in its services and they provide these services through home care, sub-acute hospitals and residential aged care.

Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances.

HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.

About the role

The role of the Patient Transport Officer works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to ensure that clients are transported in a safe and timely manner to and from required venues; that items are couriered as required; general administrative duties.

The essence of this role:

  • Safe and timely transport of clients to and from required venues.
  • Couriering resident related items as required.
  • Performing computer data entry, receiving and sending emails, electronic filing and general clerical and administrative duties as required by the Fleet & Transport Manager.
  • Washing and cleaning including general maintenance of Patient Transport vehicles ,packaged and pool motor vehicles and associated items.

 About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
  • A current NSW Driver’s License (Class C-Car license) and safe driving record (LR license desirable).   Prepared to undertake the Driver Assessment Test if required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Health and/or Aged Care Sectors, with experience in transporting frail, aged and / or vulnerable people desirable but not essential.
  • Presents professionally and takes pride in personal appearance.
  • Senior First Aid Certificate desirable.
  • Confident at using computers, including Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook, using relevant software.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Empathy and patience.
  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.
  • Customer service focus.

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info check out their website: www.hammond.com.au/careers.

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack, including the selection criteria, and details on how to apply, please  see their website: www.hammond.com.au/careers

For any specific queries not answered by the information pack, please contact Alex Whyte on 0455 149 022.

[button open_new_tab=”true” color=”accent-color” hover_text_color_override=”#fff” size=”large” rel=”canonical” rel=”nofollow” url=”https://www.seek.com.au/job/35460858″ text=”Apply now for Patient Transport Officer – HammondCare NSW” color_override=”#2ac4ea”]

What is your career journey?

To discover how you can become a fully qualified Ambulance Paramedic or Basic/Advanced Life Support Medic, complete a personalised paramedical career development plan.