Where you’ll be working
Wollongong Hospital is the Illawarra and Shoalhaven’s major
referral and teaching hospital and has bed base of more than 500. The campus,
which incorporates the Illawarra Regional Cancer Care Centre, provides a
comprehensive range of inpatient, outpatient and community-based services.
An academic suite at Wollongong Hospital supports both the
Graduate School of Medicine and School of Nursing and Midwifery at the
University of Wollongong.
Wollongong Hospital is the largest of Illawarra Shoalhaven
Local Health District’s eight hospitals, treating more than 48,000 patients
annually. It is the region’s tertiary referral hospital which means it has the
capacity to treat specialist and complex cases. Wollongong’s Emergency
Department is one of the busiest in New South Wales with around 63,000
presentations each year and the Illawarra Regional Cancer Care Centre is the
largest of it kind of the South Coast.
The Hospital is closely affiliated with the University of
Wollongong and the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute. An academic
suite located at Wollongong Hospital supports both the Graduate School of
Medicine and School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University.
Wollongong Hospital has recently undergone a transformation
with greater than $110 million worth of capital works enhancements which
included the construction of the Illawarra Elective Surgical Services Centre
and the new multi deck carpark. The Hospital has a dedicated group of
volunteers and it has strong links with a wide range of community groups
including Friends of Wollongong Hospital, Illawarra Cancer Carers, Dialysis
Transplant Association and Community Care Link.
This hospital is fully accredited by the Australian Council on Healthcare
Wollongong is located an
hours drive south of Sydney on a narrow coastal strip bordered by the
Royal National Park to the north, Lake Illawarra to the south, the Tasman Sea
to the east and the Illawarra Escarpment to the west. Learn more
about the lifestyle benefits of living and working in Wollongong.
Wollongong Hospital is committed
to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its
workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and
Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.
The values of the Illawarra
Shoalhaven Local Health District guide the behaviour and professional standards
of our staff and underpin the ways in which we engage with our patients and
consumers. Our CORE Values are Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment.
Visit our ISLHD
Youtube Channel to see our people and location in action
and follow us on Twitter to stay up to date @IllaShoalHealth.
Successful applicants to the role must provide certified
documentation of vaccination history and pathology as part of their recruitment
documentation. The applicant must be certified as compliant with http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2018_009 before
employment can commence.
An eligibility list will be created for future Temporary and
Permanent Full-Time and Part-Time positions.
|Location:||Australia New South Wales Wollongong|
|Salary:||$62,619.50 - $87,926.11 AUD per year|
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.