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Assistant in Nursing - Casual Bank

LocationAlfred Health
Work TypeCasual
Positions10 Positions
Job no: 66914
Category: Administration, Administration & Office Support
  • Casual Positions Available
  • Healthcare Worker Grade 1
  • Great staff benefits!

Alfred Health

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.

  • Casual positions available 
  • Night and PM shifts available
  • Healthcare Worker Grade 1 (IN37)
  • Alfred Hospital Location
  • Great Staff benefits!
  • Please note, we are unable to offer visa sponsorship for this role


The Department

Alfred Health is a health service for residents of Melbourne's inner south-eastern suburbs and is also a major provider of specialist services to Victorians across three main facilities: The Alfred Hospital, Caulfield Hospital and Sandringham Hospital. We are seeking enthusiastic and qualified individuals to come and join our team.


Position Summary

The role of the AIN is to provide support to the nursing team in the delivery of safe and quality patient centred care. The AIN is required to work under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse at all times, within their level of education and assessed competencies and also under clearly defined role parameters. A unique experience of working across a wide range of general and specialty areas. These include: Vaccine Clinic, Oncology, Trauma, Infectious Diseases, Respiratory, Renal, Neurology, Emergency, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic, Neurosurgery and Burns.

The main objectives of this role are:

  • To participate in delegated care delivery relating to patient activities of daily living, ensuring that the personal needs and comfort of patients is maintained
  • To assist in providing a safe patient environment and additional supervision ensuring patient safety is maintained
  • To enhance patient recovery by assisting with patient bed positioning, transfers, ambulation and other care activities as outlined in the AIN specific duty list within the care environment
  • Within the confines of the AIN role, to provide general support to the Wards/Units, ensuring effective and efficient care delivery


Skills and Qualifications Required 

  • Previous experience of working in an acute hospital is desirable but not essential
  • Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute) or willingness to undertake additional units if required
  • Basic computer skills


Staff Benefits

  • Generous salary packaging and novated leasing are available through Maxxia
  • Onsite staff gym, a payroll deductible expense
  • Modern onsite library faculties, exclusive to Alfred Health staff
  • Access to health and wellbeing incentives
  • Discounted health insurance 


If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact the Nurse Bank and Pool Team on 0438 901 548


Applications close Friday, 14 June 2024


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.

All Alfred Health employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine and must provide evidence of their vaccination status. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination.    


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