ID: 146943

Hospitality & Patient Support

Health Regular - more than 6 months Geelong VIC

About this opportunity

Duties & responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform hourly patient rounding
  • Engage in non-intrusive, friendly conversation
  • Offer tea, coffee and fill water jugs if applicable
  • Attend to the comfort needs of patients and their visitors including additional blankets, pillows and additional chairs for visitors
  • Attend to patients flowers as necessary
  • Offer assistance packing and unpacking bags
  • Provide lunch and dinner assistance
  • Assist patients completing claim forms and support the patient discharge process
  • Maintain general tidiness of the ward and administrative duties such as replenishing forms in patient history boxes and bedside information


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.


- Be between 18 - 79 years of age
- Satisfactorily pass a Police and Working with Children’s Check
- Be physically able to perform the role
- Make a weekly commitment, for a minimum of 12 months
- Have a strong commitment to supporting and assisting others
- Take pride in your work
- Protect patient and visitor confidentially
- Be accountable and reliable
- Demonstrate compassion and understanding
- Be interested in learning new skills
- Be flexible to undertake a variety of roles
- Be committed to ongoing relevant training

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

10am - 1pm and 4pm - 7pm, Monday - Friday

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
Training

Online module, unit specific training and hospital orientation

Reimbursement

Complimentary car park & refreshment from Café