Position Details
Reference Number 16683
Position Title Theatre Orderly
Employment Status Permanent Part Time, Casual
Entity The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital
Enterprise Agreement SUPP - Support Services Enterprise Agreement - Support Services - Level 2
Position Summary

Employment Status:  Permanent Part-Time (16 hours per week)

Location: Buderim Private Hospital

Classification: Support Services – Level 2

Remuneration Value:  $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 is inviting applications from experienced Orderlies to apply for a Permanent Part-Time role within their 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.


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 24/7 roster
  • Previous experience in an Orderly position within an acute hospital or pre-operative setting.

This is a part-time role required to work a base roster of 16 hours per week.  



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 17th June 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: 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?
Essential: Are you available to work a 24/7 rotating roster?
Contact Person Claudia Teunissen
Contact Number 07 5430 3358
Contact Email claudia.teunissen@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 17/06/2020
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