Position Details
Reference Number 16499
Position Title Orderly (5OT200)
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital
Enterprise Agreement SUPP - Support Services Enterprise Agreement - Support Services - Level 1
Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent Part-Time

Location: Buderim Private Hospital

Classification: Support Services

Remuneration Value:  Level 2, $27.25 - $29.83 p/hour (FTE $53,846 - $58,944), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging


Buderim Private Hospital are inviting applications from experienced Orderlies to apply for Permanent Part-Time role available within the Theatre Unit.


At Buderim Private Hospital, we have a deep and real connection to the Sunshine Coast. Driven by a desire to consistently exceed the needs and expectations of our patients, their families and the community, we develop partnerships to deliver personalised, quality care from the heart. Proudly not for profit, we provide a comprehensive range of surgical and medical services using the latest technology. It’s our unique blend of care, commitment and expertise that has us rated as one of the best hospitals in Australia.



About The Role:

Working within the Theatre team, you will be responsible for: 

  • Ensuring patient safety during procedures and transfers;
  • Handling of hospital equipment according to manufacturer’s and hospital instructions;
  • Demonstrating safe manual handling techniques and the effective use of mechanical lifting aids;
  • Understanding hospital emergency procedures;
  • Following hospital guidelines in relation to Infection Control, including hand washing and waste disposal;
  • Assisting nursing team members with various patient procedures. 

This permanent part-time role will see you working a base roster of 8 hours per week.  


Ideally, the successful applicant will demonstrate the following criteria:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work as part of a team with or without supervision;
  • Ability to perform under pressure and prioritise workload;
  • Availability to work across a rotating roster
  • Previous experience in an Orderly position within an acute hospital or pre-operative setting.


We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.



Let’s talk:

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 23rd February 2020.




Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety. 

Selection Criteria Essential: Are you available to work a 24/7 rotating roster?
Essential: Do you have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: Demonstrated ability to take direction under the supervision of Enrolled and Registered Nurses?
Not Essential: Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate respectfully and thoughtfully with patients, carers and other staff.
Essential: A commitment to the delivery of high quality patient care and excellent customer service.
Contact Person Claudia Teunissen
Contact Number 0754303358
Contact Email claudia.teunissen@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 23/02/2020
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