Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
- Allied Health-Therasafe Moves Coordinator
- Part time position available
- Total hours flexible
- Senior Grade 2 or 3 position
- Fixed term contract until 31 July 2022
- Play a key role in managing Manual Handling Training Initiatives
- Great benefits including Salary Packaging, Discount Health Insurance, Car Parking (subject to availability), Onsite Gym, Child care services
- Support and development opportunities
ALFRED HEALTH are committed to providing a safe workplace for staff. Part of this ongoing commitment is to support the safe practices of manual handling for Allied Health staff and therefore enable comprehensive patient care.
This role seeks to empower staff to assess and manage dependent care requirements for complex patient care scenarios, while facilitating manual handling safe practices.
The role will involve coordinating, facilitating and/or co-facilitating and evaluating the Manual Handling Training programs for Allied Health staff across all Alfred Health sites. This also directly involves risk assessment, prevention and control measures to assist with Allied Health staff manual handling tasks, incidents and injuries. They will work closely with Nursing Manual Handling Coordinator and OHS team to implement Alfred Health OHS Framework.
The OHS team is made up of three high preforming work areas (injury management, health and safety and training) that work in collaboration to deliver an end to end Health and Safety business partnering service across four campuses; The Alfred, Caulfield, Sandringham and Melbourne Sexual Health Clinic.
This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a dynamic senior Allied Health Professional who is passionate about staff and patient safety to join the manual handling team.
If you’re ready for a challenge, and looking to be part of a fun, dynamic team then we would love to hear from you.
For more details on the role please review the position description.
For a private and confidential enquiry please contact Kate Maren - Manager, OHS on 0417 546 598
Closing date: 05 December 2021
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.