Employment

West Wimmera Health Service offers a dynamic and rewarding work environment for our motivated and passionate team. We are dedicated to working in collaboration with our staff and members of our community to provide the best health care possible and believe in supporting everyone to thrive.

We are always looking for a like minded individuals to join our team and help us make a difference.

For more information about career opportunities, please contact corporate@wwhs.net.au.


Current Vacancies

We are seeking to employ individuals who have a desire to join our friendly team at West Wimmera Health Service. 

Catering and General Services Assistants, Opportunities at Natimuk, Kaniva and Rupanyup, Casual

23/05/2019

If you’re passionate about great food and hospitality...we want you!

Our food and cleaning services play an integral role in the health, wellbeing and experience of our customers.

We are seeking Catering and General Services Assistants to work on a casual basis at our Natimuk, Kaniva and Rupanyup campuses. You will work alongside our professional catering team to prepare quality meals for our customers, and help to maintain a clean and safe environment.

Enjoy a flexible 7 day rotating roster with opportunities to develop your career skills. Good communication and team skills are necessary to successfully fulfil this role.

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Catering and General Services Assistant_All Sites.

For all enquiries, please contact Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager on (03) 5391 4222 or via email to yvonne.jones@wwhs.net.au.

How to apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 5pm Monday 3 June 2019.

Heatlh Care Worker, Rainbow, Casual

23/05/2019

If you’re passionate about rural health...we want you!

Our personal care services play an integral role in the health and overall wellbeing of our customers and the wider community.

We are seeking a Heatlh Care Worker to join our team, who is passionate about customer care and excited by the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our residents at our Rainbow Nursing Home.

Enjoy a varied and diverse role working in a warm and friendly setting, as part of a welcoming team.

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Health Care Worker.

For all enquiries, please contact Paul Mark, Rainbow Director of Nursing on 5396 3320 or via email to paul.mark@wwhs.net.au.

How to Apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Ann Merrett, Clinical Operations Manager, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 5pm Monday 3 June 2019.

Catering and General Services Assistant, Natimuk, Part Time

15/05/2019

If you’re passionate about great food and hospitality...we want you!

Our food and cleaning services play an integral role in the health, wellbeing and experience of our customers.

We are seeking a Catering and General Services Assistant to work on a part time basis at our Natimuk campus. You will work alongside our professional catering team to prepare quality meals for our customers, and help to maintain a clean and safe environment.

Enjoy a flexible 7 day rotating roster with opportunities to develop your career skills. Good communication and team skills are necessary to successfully fulfil this role.

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Catering and General Services Assistant_All Sites.

For all enquiries, please contact Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager on (03) 5391 4222 or via email to yvonne.jones@wwhs.net.au.

How to apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 5pm Friday 24 May 2019.

Cook/Chef, Rupanyup, Casual

15/05/2019

If you’re passionate about great food and hospitality...we want you!

Good quality food and meal preparation play an integral role in the health, wellbeing and experience of our customers.

We are seeking a casual Cook/Chef Assistant at our Rupanyup site, who is eager to prepare quality meals for our customers and assist with coordination and management of the catering services.

Enjoy a flexible 7 day rotating roster with opportunities to develop your career skills.

Good communication and team skills are necessary to successfully fulfil this roles.

Further Information:

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Cook/Chef.

For all enquiries, please contact Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager on (03) 5391 4222 or via email to yvonne.jones@wwhs.net.au .

How to Apply:

Applications addressing the key selection criteria as contained in the Position Description, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Yvonne Jones, Hospitality and Environmental Services Manager, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 5pm Friday 24 May 2019. 

Receptionist and Administration Clerk (Multiple Opportunities Available), All Sites, Casual

15/05/2019

If you’re passionate about customer service...we want you!

Our local Hospitals and Community Health Centres play an integral role in the health and overall wellbeing of our customers.

We are seeking enthusiastic Receptionists/Administration Clerks who are passionate about customer service and enjoy working in a busy diverse environment.

Over a casual roster, you will be the first point of contact for our visitors and customers, whilst being responsible for general administrative duties and support as required.

Enjoy being part of a friendly and supportive team where development opportunities are provided and encouraged.

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Administration Clerk Receptionist_All Sites.

For all enquiries, please contact Billie Barber, Payroll Officer on (03) 5391 4222 or via email to Billie Barber@wwhs.net.au.

How to Apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Billie Barber, Payroll Officer, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 24 May 2019.

Dentist (Level 3-4), Nhill, Full Time

15/02/2019

If you’re passionate about dental health...we want you!

Our dental services play an important role in the health and wellbeing of our community through the delivery of our oral health and community education programs, as well as our general dentistry practice.

We are seeking an experienced Dentist (Level 3-4) to join our ‘Wimmera Smiles’ clinic in a full time capacity.

Our ‘Wimmera Smiles’ dental clinic is a part of West Wimmera Health Service in rural Western Victoria. Our team provides oral health care at our main Nhill clinic, as well as via our mobile Dental Van, and at our other sites of Kaniva, Goroke and Rainbow located within our West Wimmera Health Service catchment.

We deliver quality care to both private and public patients within our communities. Our aim is to improve the oral health of all of our customers.

We take great pride and satisfaction in putting a smile on every patient’s face. If you share our passion for customer care and you’re excited by the opportunity to make a difference in remote and rural communities, this could be the role for you!

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the position description below for a full description of the role and the relevant skills and experience.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Dentist

View our Community and Allied Health Candidate Pack for further information about living and working in our West Wimmera Health Service catchment, click here > Candidate Information Pack_Allied Health_Dentist.

For all enquiries please contact Julie Woolcock, Dental Administration Co-ordinator, via phone (03) 5391 4266 or email julie.woolcock@wwhs.net.au.

How to apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, as contained in the position description, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Alex Hall, Executive Director of Community Health, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Expressions of Interest Welcome, Physiotherapists, Full or Part Time

22/08/2018

If you're passionate about rural health... We want you!

Our Primary and Preventative Health services play an integral role in the overall health and wellbeing of our community.

We are seeking expressions of interest for Physiotherapists, all grades, in a full or part time capacity. We are always on the look out for people who are passionate about customer care, eager to learn and excited by the opportunity to make a difference in remote and rural communities.

Expressions of interest from new graduates are also welcome, and contributions of up to 50% of a successful applicant's HELP debt are negotiable as part of the package.

Those expressing interest should have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy or its equivalent and membership with Australian Health Practitioner and Regulation Agency (AHPRA). 
  • Proven abilities in the assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal, neurological and respiratory conditions using an evidence based and problem solving approach. 
  • An understanding of the unique nature of rural communities and a commitment to improving the overall health and wellbeing of these communities. 
  • A demonstrated ability to work both independently as well being an effective member or our Physiotherapy and multidisciplinary health teams, showing your initiative, enthusiasm and flexibility. 
  • A self-motivated and responsible professional, who is responsive to situations where a high level of autonomy is required.
  • Current Driver’s Licence is essential due to the requirement to complete regional travel. 

All enquiries should be directed to Linda White, Executive Assistant, via phone 5391 4386 or email Linda.White@wwhs.net.au

To obtain a copy of the position description, click here > Position Description_Physiotherapist_Grade 1 or Position Description_Physiotherapist_Grade 2

How to submit your expression of interest:

A brief cover letter addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Tracey Chenoweth, Acting Executive Director of Primary & Preventative Health, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au

Expressions of Interest Welcome, Occupational Therapists, Full or Part Time

27/06/2018

If you're passionate about rural health... We want you!

Our Primary and Preventative Health services play an integral role in the overall health and wellbeing of our community.

We are seeking expressions of interest for Occupational Therapists, all grades, in a full or part time capacity. We are always on the look out for people who are passionate about customer care, eager to learn and excited by the opportunity to make a difference in remote and rural communities.

Expressions of interest from new graduates are also welcome, and contributions of up to 50% of a successful applicant's HELP debt are negotiable as part of the package.

Those expressing interest should have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Degree or equivalent in Occupational Therapy. 
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to efficiently and effectively plan, implement, manage and evaluate a range of Occupational Therapy services. 
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of the Occupational Therapy Department and Multidisciplinary health team. Must be effective in a team and be able to demonstrate initiative, enthusiasm and flexibility. 
  • Possess highly developed communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills including the ability to negotiate effectively with peers and other professionals and speak to community groups as required. 
  • Commitment to principles of Quality Assurance, Equal Employment Opportunity and Occupational Health & Safety. 
  • Current Driver’s Licence.  

All enquiries should be directed to Linda White, Executive Assistant, via phone 5391 4386 or email Linda.White@wwhs.net.au

To obtain a copy of the position description, click here > Position Description_Occupational Therapist_Grade 1 or Position Description_Occupational Therapist_Grade 2

How to submit your expression of interest:

A brief cover letter addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Tracey Chenoweth, Acting Executive Director of Primary & Preventative Health, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au