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Date: 08-Jun-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


  • Part Time  - 24/7 roster
  • Variety of shifts including nights and weekends


The Role:

The Emergency Department at The Royal Children's Hospital provides urgent medical care to children and adolescents.  The Department operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Approximately 90,000 patients, ranging from newborns to teenagers, are seen each year.  The Department is staffed by medical, nurse practitioners, nursing, clerical, allied health (eg social work, mental health workers etc.) and administrative staff as well as ward services assistants.  The clinical area has four Resuscitation rooms, 26 cubicles / rooms, four Procedure rooms and is closely associated with the Medical Imaging and Dolphin - Medical Short Stay Unit.


The purpose of this position is to provide front line customer service for patients and families presenting to the Emergency Department and clerical support to the clinical team.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Previous administrative experience in a busy clinical environment
  • Ability and flexibility to take on additional shifts as requested
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Proven ability to multi task and prioritise
  • Professional and positive attitude
  • Attention to detail 


If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


To view the position description, please click here.


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.



Are you ready to join our team? 

Apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button

Applications close on 22 June 2021