Health Service Assistant - Remote Area Clinics

Date published

23 Sep 2022


Marree, Marla , Andamooka

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About the Royal Flying Doctor Service Central Operations (serving SA/NT)

Saving and improving lives for over 90 years, the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS) is a leader in the delivery of emergency aeromedical and community health care services to rural and remote Australia.

Serving South Australia and the Northern Territory, the team at RFDS Central Operations exists to support happier and healthier Australians, no matter where they live, work or play. We continually invest in our people, infrastructure and technology to improve our patient-

About this Opportunity

The RFDS operates remote health clinics in Marree, Andamooka and Marla. As part of our dedicated remote area team, our Health Service Assistants support Remote Area Nurses in the provision of primary health care and emergency services to the community and visitors. Health Service Assistants are responsible for a variety of tasks including ambulance driving, entry level clinical support, general basic facility & vehicle maintenance, environmental cleaning, administration, and safety compliance.

About You

This is a stimulating and exciting role where every day is different….

You love working with people and have great communication skills. Organised and efficient you love to make a difference in people’s lives. To be considered for the role you will need the following:

• Current first aid certification
• Experience working within a volunteer emergency service such as SA Ambulance or other emergency services
• Unrestricted drivers licence and safe driving record

The roster for this role will require travel up to 2 weeks at a time. Clinic hours are Monday to Friday (0830-1700) with an after-hours on-call service.

Why join us?

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best. The RFDS offers attractive remuneration including salary packaging benefits.

For the position description and to apply please HERE  to be redirected to our  Careers Centre

For further information please call Melissa Allen , Manager Remote Area Clinics, on 0455 430762

The RFDS has mandatory vaccination requirements.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an equal opportunity employer that fosters a positive culture and offers a diverse, safe and supportive work environment. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.