Careers at St John (Vic)

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Thanks for your interest in a career with St John Ambulance Victoria.

St John offers challenging and rewarding careers in pursuit of our mission of ‘Saving lives through First Aid’ and offer a range of opportunities for people with varying backgrounds and experience.

St John is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We believe that a range of backgrounds brings a variety of ideas, perspectives and experiences that create a productive work environment. St John staff enjoy a myriad of benefits.

Current career opportunities with St John appear below:

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  • Ambulance Transport Attendants

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    • Casual
    • Based in Regional Victoria
    • PBI Salary Packaging Benefits

    St John Ambulance Australia holds an iconic place in Australia’s not for profit sector having served the Victorian community for over 130 years. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified Ambulance Transport Attendants (ATAs) to join our growing team based in Geelong, Bendigo and Mildura.

    Reporting to the Operations Manager, ATAs will be engaged in the care, treatment and transport of a client staff base at a particular event in accordance with the SJAPT Quality System and Non-emergency Patient Transport Regulations 2005.

    Successful ATAs will be required to work on a selected casual-based roster operating at a variety of events across Victoria.

    Key responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

    • Ensuring full compliance with organisational policies and procedures including adherence to the St John Ambulance Patient Transport Quality System
    • Acting as the primary carer in the assessment, treatment and transport management of patients allocated.
    • Performing as part of a team to deliver high quality treatment in a timely, safe and efficient manner
    • Ensuring compliance with patient care documentation requirements including all aspects of patient privacy and confidentiality
    • Working under the direction of both internal and third party despatch agencies to deliver quality and timely service
    • Ensuring vehicles and equipment are in optimum working order and fit for purpose at the start and end of each and every shift
    • Adhering to all relevant regulations and procedures pertaining to cleanliness and infection control
    • Maintaining currency of qualifications by undertaking training and updates as required
    • Playing an ongoing role in support of a zero harm working environment culture

    Successful applicants will need to demonstrate:

    • Strong experience as an Ambulance Transport Attendant in the NEPT Industry
    • Ability to take a leadership role within the team to ensure high standards of patient care and safety
    • A proven ability to resolve issues that may impact timely service delivery
    • Ability to work a roster that includes weekends and public holidays
    • Effective communications skills when dealing with patients, allied healthcare professionals and SJAPT personnel
    • Able to work reasonable additional hours if required
    • An understanding of the ethos of St John Ambulance Victoria whilst maintaining an extraordinary professional manner

    Candidates will also need to meet:

    • A minimum 12 months relevant experience working within the NEPT Field preferred
    • Minimum Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance) or equivalent, Registered Nurse Division 1 with appropriate Ambulance Bridging Course.
    • Possess a Current Victorian Driver’s license and safe driving record
    • Ability to obtain and maintain a Current Working with Children’s Check
    • Ability to obtain a clear Current Police Check
    • Meet a Fitness for Work Medical Assessment

    This is a rare opportunity to join a reputable organisation and to play a key role in its continuing development.

    If you possess the required skills and experience to meet the challenges of this position please submit your application addressing the Key Selection Criteria via the link below and we will be in contact shortly.

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