Senior Operating Theatre Assistant/Trainer

Senior Operating Theatre Assistant/Trainer

Queensland Health | australian capital territory, ACT, AU

Posted 11 days ago

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Our organisation is proactive and committed to delivering excellence in healthcare.oin us today and enjoy generous employment benefits and a rewarding career.p>

What's on offer-
Remuneration package of up to $82, p., comprising base salary range of $65,669 - $72,014 p. OO4, recreational leave loading 17., and employer contribution to superannuation 12.%.p>

Working with Townsville HHS
We are committed to providing a wide range of rewarding career opportunities to our employees.ur health service offers generous remuneration packages and a variety of additional employment benefits which include salary sacrificing options, shift allowances, locality allowances, professional development assistance, flexible working arrangements, access to corporate discounts, staff wellness programs and the employee assistance program.p>

About the role

Providing training and assessment to new staff to ensure competency.r>Create training tools, education tools, orientation packages and assessment tools.r>Assist with the transfer of patients to and from the operating tables using appropriate equipment.r>Assist with Perioperative antiseptic preparation, limb support and manipulation, irrigation fluids, and basic cardiac pulmonary resuscitation.r>Apply cast, splints and other appliances to patients as directed.r>Cleaning of operating theatres and associated areas in accordance to the Queensland Health Guidelines and Infection Control Guidelines.his will include a high clean of the theatre environment by the operating theatre assistant during core business hours.r>Maintain equipment in a safe, operational and serviceable condition.bsp;
Work in consultation with all members of the theatre team to maximise patient outcomes and ensure patient focused care.r>Other duties as directed by the supervisor special services, or either of the nurse unit manager's in Perioperative Services.his will include, but not be limited to, stock maintenance of theatre consumables, removal of dirty linen skips from change rooms, routine cleaning and checking of all lead apparel.r>

Role requirements

Although Not Mandatory Qualifications relevant to the position would be well regarded.r>The appointees to this position will be required to carry out frequent and repetitive lifting, manual handling of goods and patients.ccordingly, there is a requirement for the successful applicant to undertake a Functional Capacity Assessment.ppropriate manual handling training will be provided.r>It is a mandatory condition of employment for the employee to be and remain vaccinated against COVID-, as per Health Employment Directive 12/21PDF and Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70PDF .r>

For additional information regarding the responsibilities and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description.p>

About the
Townsville is a vibrant, dynamic city; it is the largest urban centre in Northern Australia and is the gateway to the world famous Great Barrier Reef, stunning beaches, rainforests and the Outback.ith over days of sunshine a year Townsville offers the perfect laid-back coastal lifestyle with all the benefits of big city living.t is a great place for families, couples and individuals to call home.p>

Informal enquiries are welcome, Please apply through this site.anya Schafer on 3373.on Tuesday, 23 .p>

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