Wardperson - Operating Theatre

Nepean Blue Mountains, NSW

Permanent Part Time

$24.73 - $24.92

Administration

Purpose of Position

The Operating Theatre Wardperson assists in transporting patients, general Ward and Operating Theatre cleaning, maintaining a high standard of hygiene at all times. To ensure the safe transport of patients to and from the Operating Suite. To assist in the maintenance and care of equipment used during surgery. To assist in maintaining a clean and safe environment for staff and patients in the Operating Suite. Provide high quality care that is customer focused, according to policies of the Springwood Hospital Operating Room and Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District. Perform patient care as requested by the Multidisciplinary team. Assist in the preparation of the Operating Room for varying surgical procedures. Attend to mopping of floors between cases and attend the terminal cleaning all areas of the unit at the completion of theatre lists.

Selection Criteria

Able to demonstrate problem solving and prioritisation skills in a work environment

Be able to meet the physical demands of the position as listed in the physical requirements in the position description

Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills

Able to demonstrate a reasonable understanding of Work Health and Safety

Class C Drivers Licence

Previous experience as a wardperson would be an advantage

Previous experience in the care of patients / clients