Employment at Great Ocean Road Health

All current positions are listed below.

General Practitioner – Apollo Bay Medical Centre

Full-time and part-time positions available

POSITION DESCRIPTION

  • Busy and growing, mixed billing clinic – high earning potential
  • Ability to work  part-time or full-time
  • Desirable location on the Great Ocean Road
  • Experience or interest in the provision of supervision for GP Trainees


ROLE

This GPA accredited mixed billing clinic sees 120-160 patients a week, providing care for the local communities as well as a significant tourist population between December and April.

As Apollo Bay Medical Centre is part of Great Ocean Road Health, there is an integrated multidisciplinary approach to care within the health service and a sharing of staff and expertise with Lorne Medical Centre, also part of Great Ocean Road Health. The service is also well supported by specialist regional services from Barwon Health

Participation in the After-Hours Urgent Care on call roster is available.

Support from a Practice Nurse, experienced Administration staff and a Practice Manager, will see you rapidly transition smoothly into the community within this well-established Centre.


PACKAGE

An attractive package will be negotiated with the preferred applicant including:

  • Accommodation
  • Car
  • Relocation allowance
  • Negotiable percentage of billings
  • On call incentives for participation in the on call roster

Other terms are open to negotiation.

 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA AND CONTACT DETAILS

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

  • Australian GP and Hospital experience preferred
  • AHPRA Registration – general or specialist
  • Accident and emergency skills desirable

 

For more information please contact Sandy Chamberlin, CEO at Great Ocean Road Health,
on (03) 5237 8501 or via email at sandy.chamberlin@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

Great Ocean Road Health is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

About Apollo Bay Medical Centre

PRACTICE DETAILS

The Apollo Bay Medical Centre is integrated within the Otway Health site, part of Great Ocean Road Health, which includes Urgent Care, Aged Care (20 beds) Acute Care and Community Care. The centre has visiting Allied Health and Specialist services on a regular basis. Pathology services are also on site with a pharmacy located within the community.

Apollo Bay Medical Centre currently has 3 doctors – 1 VR, 2 Registrars and Nurse Practitioners in the Urgent Care.  The Medical Centre consists of 5 consulting rooms with a treatment room.

Current practice hours are Monday to Friday, 8:45 am – 5.45 pm and Saturday 9 am to 12 pm, closed on Sundays.

The main patient health issues impacting on the practice are women’s health, Diabetes, and Chronic Disease Management within the community, with a wide range of clients accessing services during the summer months with an influx of tourists to the region between December and April.

Access to an Allied Health referral network is available through Otway Health with a wide range of services readily accessible.

Lorne and Apollo Bay practices are operating in similar organisation structures with integrated primary care focus. They work together to provide Great Care to the communities along the Great Ocean Road.

About Apollo Bay

THE AREA

Located at the foothills of the Otway’s, Apollo Bay is on Victoria’s scenic coastal route, the Great Ocean Road. A popular tourist destination, Apollo Bay offers both swimming and surf beaches, as well as a large boat harbour and marina that is home to a major fishing fleet.

The rolling green hills of the Otway’s provide a scenic backdrop when viewed from the beach, foreshore and shops.  The beach is a focus for activity all year round whether swimming in the clear water, sea kayaking with local seals, deep-sea fishing, learning to surf, or horse riding along the beach at sunset.

The Great Ocean Walk stretches 104 kms from Apollo Bay to within sight of the magnificent 12 Apostles. Weave through beautiful National Parks, walk deserted beaches and gaze over pristine marine sanctuaries.

Apollo Bay is nestled in the heart of The Otway Ranges, where you’re free to explore and discover waterfalls, Californian Redwoods, glow worm caves and iconic Australian flora and fauna by mountain bike or bush walk.

Apollo Bay has great facilities for young families and a range of community services and activities.

Just 45 minutes from Apollo Bay, Lorne offers a host of activities including swimming, diving, surfing in pristine coastal waters and fantastic deep-sea fishing. Being situated along Australia’s dramatic southern coastline also provides locals and visitors alike with some of the world’s most scenic driving routes.

Click here for further information about Apollo Bay

 

Registered Nurse Grade 2

(Lorne Community Hospital Campus)

Part time / Fixed Term (Leave replacement) 

64 hours/ fortnight

Great Ocean Road Health is currently seeking a highly motivated Registered Nurse to join their amazing team. The successful candidate will be committed to the delivery of high quality client focused services and the highest standards of care guided by our values of service and Great Care Framework.

Essential requirements;

  • Current Registration with the NMBA Division 1 [General]
  • A passion for patient centred care and commitment to delivering excellence in clinical care
  • Highly developed assessment and documentation skills

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Tuesday 21 January 2020

For more information please contact the Director Clinical Services, Andrea Russell on phone 03 5289 4300.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au  or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Administration Assistant

(Otway Health Campus)

Fixed Term (up to 30/06/2020)

GORH (Otway Health Campus) currently has a vacancy for the role of Administrative Assistant for a fixed term period up to 30/06/2020. The role will involve providing comprehensive and effective administrative support and maintaining GORH’s document management and legislative compliance systems.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Monday 27 January 2020.

If you require further information please contact Director Corporate Services, Carissa Brock carissa.brock@gorh.vic.gov.au ph. 0352378500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au 

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Finance Assistant

(Otway Health Campus & Lorne Community Hospital Campus)

Part time – 13 hours / week

GORH (Otway Health Campus) currently has a vacancy for the role of Finance Assistant to provide financial administration support, assist and backup the Finance Co-ordinator in the administration, processing and control functions of the health service and  maintain timely, effective, efficient and well organised office systems and procedures.  Role will be based at Otway Health and requires the successful applicant to work one day per fortnight at Lorne Community Hospital Campus.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Monday 27 January 2020.

If you require further information please contact Director Corporate Services, Carissa Brock carissa.brock@gorh.vic.gov.au ph. 0352378500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au 

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Executive Administrator

(Lorne Community Hospital Campus)

Part time – 19.5 hours / week

 Fixed Term (up to 30/06/2020)

GORH (Lorne Community Hospital Campus) currently has a vacancy for the role of Executive Administrator for a fixed term period up to the 30/06/2020. The role will involve providing comprehensive and effective administrative support for the Executive Administrative team and assist in coordinating the provision of a professional, timely, effective and well organized administrative support function for Lorne Community Hospital. Role requires the successful applicant to work Mondays, Tuesdays & Fridays.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Monday 27 January 2020.

If you require further information please contact Director Corporate Services, Carissa Brock carissa.brock@gorh.vic.gov.au ph. 0352378500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au 

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Community Care Worker

(Lorne Community Hospital Campus)

Casual

GORH (Lorne Community Hospital) is seeking to employ Community Care Workers to provide personal care, domestic assistance services and social support to clients in their homes. We are seeking a compassionate, enthusiastic and caring individuals to join the Community Care team.  The position of Community Care Worker requires the following:

  • Current or working towards Certificate III in Individual Support (or equivalent)
  • Apply Advanced First Aid
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Current Drivers Licence.
  • Own Vehicle

 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Tuesday 28 January 2020

For further information please contact Co-ordinator Allied Health & In Home Support, Shelly Pascoe shelly.pascoe@gorh.vic.gov.au or phone 035237 8500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Administration Assistant

(Lorne Community House)

Casual

GORH (Lorne Community House) currently has a casual vacancy for the role of Administration Assistant. Lorne Community House Reception is the first point of contact for people visiting or telephoning the House and provides quality clerical and administration assistance to the Community House and Fundraising Coordinator and the Consumer & Community Engagement Coordinator.

Key requirements include; demonstrated knowledge and skills relevant to reception and administration roles requiring a high level of organisational abilities and ICT applications, a demonstrated community oriented approach, and preferably experience in the development and management of administration systems and meeting strict deadlines.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Friday 31 January 2020

If you require further information please contact Community House and Fundraising Co-ordinator, Katy Kennedy katy.kennedy@gorh.vic.gov.au ph. 035289 4300.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Cook

(Lorne Community Hospital)

Part time – up to 32 hours / week 

Casual

Great Ocean Road Health (Lorne Community Hospital Campus) is seeking highly motivated Cooks to join our dynamic Catering Team. Role involves the preparation and delivery of meals in accordance with Great Ocean Road Health’s (LCH) Food Safety Plan, ensure legislative requirements are met and maintain and continuously improve on high standards of food safety for all food produced within the health service. Two positions available; part time and casual.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Monday 3 February 2020

For more information please contact Support Services Manager, Janet Smartt janet.smartt@gorh.vic.gov.au  ph. 0352 894300.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Allied Health Assistant

(Otway Health campus)

Part time – 16 hours / week 

GORH (Otway Health Campus) is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Allied Health Assistant to join our team. The role provides therapeutic and program related support to our Allied Health Professionals (AHP). Primary job requirements include the organisation and communication of a range of client related and administrative activities. This includes delivering customised programs for groups and individuals in the community, acute care and residential aged care setting.

Key Requirements for the role include Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistant (or willingness to undertake), experience working in a community health setting and experience in the provision of health related interventions for community groups and individuals.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Friday 31 January 2020

For further information please contact Co-ordinator Allied Health & In Home Support, Shelly Pascoe  shelly.pascoe@gorh.vic.gov.au phone 035237 8500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Community Partnership Officer

(Lorne Community Hospital campus)

Part time – 24 hours / week

Fixed term – up to 12 months (leave replacement)

GORH is offering an exciting limited tenure opportunity for a community engagement professional to join the Community Services Team. Make positive change in your community working as a Community Partnerships Officer with Great Ocean Road Health (LCH Campus).

Key requirements for the role include a relevant qualification in health or social sciences, public health, communication or community development with experience in working in a health setting, a proven ability to develop and maintain strong networks and partnerships with key stakeholders and demonstrated knowledge and understanding of community engagement.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Tuesday 28 January 2020

For further information please contact Director Community Services, Anne Rout anne.rout@gorh.vic.gov.au phone 035237 8500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack

Senior Case Manager

(Lorne Community Hospital & Otway Health campus)

Part time – 32 hours / week

GORH is offering an exciting opportunity for a Senor Case Manager to join the Community Services Team. The role will require the successful applicant to lead, plan and coordinate the activities of Case Management for GORH’s Home Care Packages and to work collaboratively with clients to develop Consumer Directed Care Plans.

Key requirements for the role include a Degree or Diploma level qualification in Aged Care/Community Care/Social Welfare/Social Sciences or relevant field, demonstrated experience in provision of case management and home based assessments and a minimum 3 years’ experience (within the past 10 years) working as part of a team responsible for the provision of community based aged care and disability services. 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA, applications AND CLOSING DATE

Applications close 9am Friday 31 January 2020

For further information please contact Director Community Services, Anne Rout anne.rout@gorh.vic.gov.au phone 035237 8500.

To obtain an Application Pack (including a Position Description and application guidelines) please visit www.greatoceanroadhealth.com.au or contact Human Resources hr@gorh.vic.gov.au

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History Check and current Victorian employee

Working with Children Check (where applicable).

GORH is a child safe and equal opportunity employer.

Download Application Pack