Position Title: Hospital Scientist
Employment Type: Permanent Part-time
Hours per week: 16 hours per week
Position Grade: Hospital Scientist Year 1 to 8
Salary: $64,474.97 to $93,390.77 pro rata per annum
The Named NSW (Non-Declared) Affiliated Health Organisation’ Hospital Scientists Agreement 2020
Department Name: Anatomical Pathology - Cytology
A vacancy exists in the above unit for a highly motivated Cytology Hospital Scientist with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care.
The cytology unit is a busy laboratory within Anatomical Pathology. We are recruiting for passionate, skilled and committed cytology scientist with CT (ASC) to join our team. We are seeking those with knowledge and skills, but also the motivation to learn, develop, and contribute to the cytology unit.
The successful applicant(s) will be expected to be able to screen both gynaecological and general cytology specimens
This is a part-time role two days per week.
The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.
About St Vincent's Health Network Sydney:
St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Sacred Heart Health Service and St Joseph's Hospital at Auburn. We are part of St Vincent's Health Australia, the largest diversified health care organisation within Australia's not for profit Catholic health care sector. As a Catholic health and aged care service provider, our mission is to bring God's love to those in need through the healing ministry of Jesus, with a commitment to those who are poor and vulnerable.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, and the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks are conducted for all successful candidates. Employment with St Vincent's is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Occupational Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - NSW Health Policy Directive PD2020 _017. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.
What we offer:
• Generous salary packaging and Fitness Passport for eligible staff
• Opportunity to access a large range of clinical and non-clinical education programs
• Supported post graduate opportunities within applicable fields
• Careers development opportunities across the St Vincent’s Health Australia Network.
• Employee Assistance Program
• Work/Life balance
St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions.
When applying for the position, Applicants will be required to upload a recent Resume as well as a separate Cover Letter addressing the Selection Criteria for the position as outlined below. External applicants are to upload their Cover Letter alongside their Resume when reaching the ‘My Experience tab > Resume/CV> Upload. For Internal applicants, this document is to be uploaded further down the page alongside your Resume under Resume/CV> Upload.
1. Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries and St Vincent’s Health Australia
2. Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent and Australian Society of Cytology certificate.
3.Demonstrated current cytology Laboratory experience and a sound theoretical knowledge of Cytotechnology.
4.Demonstrated ability and experience in both gynaecological and general cytology specimens screening.
5. Demonstrated understanding of Cytology laboratory procedures.
6. Demonstrated customer focused approach displaying well-developed interpersonal skills and good oral and written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with customers, patients and clinical and laboratory staff, along with report writing skills and the ability to effectively communicate policies and procedures
7.Demonstrated commitment to accuracy and high level of detail in all allocated tasks
8.Demonstrated time management skills and ability to work independently and as part of a team.
An example on how to address and upload selection criteria is provided in the attachment below in order to assist you with completing your application.
Please ensure you review the instructions on how to upload this document as applicants that do not address the selection criteria may have their application automatically culled.
Applications close on 07 August 2021
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