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After hours, On-Call Officer


Reference: 5032259

  • A newly created, casual opportunity to extend our support network for our valued staff, based in Geelong
  • $35 per hour + penalty rates + 9.5% superannuation + optional salary packaging benefits

You have experience in and pride yourself on providing excellent customer service, which go hand-in-hand with your commitment to best practice and attention to detail, and above all, you share our values and our passion to support others. This newly created, on-call service will operate over a two-month period and is designed to support our staff seeking guidance during their shifts across the range of programs that we deliver. This kind of guidance includes, but not limited to, procedures for and general queries regarding rostering and shift changes, the PRN medication process, and incident reporting. The successful candidate will be available to work between the hours of 6pm - 6am.

Why us?

Wellways are a team over 2000 people, operating across 93 sites nationally. We are committed to creating inclusive communities where everyone can imagine and achieve their hopes and potential; and we are always on the look-out for like-minded people who would like to be a part of this. We work with individuals of all ages experiencing disabilities or challenges to their social and emotional wellbeing.

All our staff are truly valued, and we offer these amazing benefits to support you:

What do you need?

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and customer service skills
  • Proficient IT and administration skills
  • Experience working within programs for people with a serious mental health challenge
  • The ability to work with culturally and linguistically diverse communities/ individuals
  • Demonstrated commitment to best practice

Apply now!

To apply and to download a copy of the position description please visit our careers page: & enter ref code: 5032259.
For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Erin Leopold on 0428 466 243 or Jessica Tilley on 03 5986 0811.

Applications close 01 March 2020

We warmly encourage people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people with a lived experience of mental health and disability to apply. Wellways respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands and waters of Australia.

Wellways Australia Limited is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people. All applicants applying for roles within Wellways must undergo a screening process prior to their successful appointment. ‚ÄčThe successful candidate is subject to a satisfactory National Police Records Check, Working with Children Check and Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme clearance.

Applications Close: 01 Mar 2020

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