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. 

Natimuk Aged Care Opportunities | Nursing Staff and Personal Care Worker

14/09/2018

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

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

We are seeking people to join our team at our Natimuk aged care facility, who are passionate about customer care and excited by the opportunity to make a difference in remote and rural communities.

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

Continue to develop your knowledge and skills through our Staff Support Program which encourages and supports your ongoing education and career endeavours.  

Current Positions Available:

  • Registered Nurse - Full Time, Part Time or Casual
  • Medication Endorsed Enrolled Nurse - Casual
  • Personal Care Worker - Part Time or Casual

Further Information

Applicants should refer to the applicable 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_Registered Nurse

Position Description_Enrolled Nurse

Position Description_Personal Care Worker

For all enquiries, please contact Meredith Finnigan, Director of Nursing, Natimuk on 5391 4222 or via email to meredith.finnigan@wwhs.net.au.

How to apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Jan Fisher, Executive Director of Clinical Services, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Applications close 12:00pm Monday 1 October 2018. 

Expressions of Interest Welcome, Phyiotherapists, 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

Relief Receptionists (multiple casual roles available across a number of our sites)

25/07/2018

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 always seeking enthusiastic receptionists 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.

Good communication skills and the ability to use the Microsoft Office Suite proficiently are required for this role. Previous experience in a similar role is preferred.

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

Further Information

For all enquiries, please contact Kate Pilgrim, Corporate and Quality Services Executive Manager on (03) 5391 4222 or via email to Kate.Pilgrim@wwhs.net.au

To obtain a copy of the position description, please go to > Position Description_Receptionist_Community Health Centres and Position Description_Receptionist_Outer Sites

How to apply

Applications addressing the key selection criteria, together with a resume nominating three professional referees, should be submitted to Kate Pilgrim, Corporate and Quality Services Executive Manager, via email to careers@wwhs.net.au.

Expressions of Interest Welcome, Catering and General Services Assistants

17/07/2018

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 always seeking candidates across our sites to work alongside our professional catering team to prepare quality meals for our customers, and help to maintain a clean and safe environment.

Opportunities may be casual, part time or full time.

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

Further Information

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

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

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.

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 applicatnt'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