Purpose of Position
The CSO will provide timely and accurate administrative services for members of the health care team under the direction of the DONM. The CSO will work under broad supervision but will be required to take some independent action. Scope exists for exercising initiative in the application of established work practices and procedures. The Clinical Support Officer (CSO) role will support the work activities of nurses and midwives at Goulburn Hospital and will be required to work a rotating 7 day roster. The CSO will work closely with existing administrative staff such as ward clerks at the unit level. The role will complement existing roles, systems and processes.
Excellent communication skills including accurate spelling, good comprehension, confidence in the spoken word.
Demonstrated skills in dealing confidently and courteously with people at all levels.
Demonstrated experience in word processing, spreadsheet and database software.
Ability to work as an effective member of a team in a high pressure, high volume work environment.
Strong organisational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
Capacity to work with minimal direction and to undertake a diverse range of tasks.