Position Details
Reference Number 20968
Position Title Medical Typist
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Mater Newcastle
Award Classification NSW Pub - HSU - Admin Officer Level 3 1st Year
NSW Pub - HSU - Admin Officer Level 3 2nd Year
Salary $29.32 to $30.28 Per Hour
Hours 32
Job Advertisement

Calvary Mater Newcastle

Medical Typist

Melanoma Unit

10 Month Maternity Leave Relief



  • Temporary part-time position (32 hours per week)
  • Excellent salary packaging options available


About the role


The medical typist, Melanoma Unit is responsible for the provision of medical/ general typing and administrative support and assisting with reception duties as required.


What you bring  

Clerical experience working in a hospital/health care setting and demonstrated accurate typist/Dictaphone transcription skills.



This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/


About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.


How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.



Selection Criteria Essential: Clerical experience working in a hospital/health care setting
Essential: Demonstrated accurate typist/Dictaphone transcription skills
Essential: Clerical/reception skills and experience in management of patient records.
Essential: Demonstrated high level medical terminology skills.
Essential: Proficient computer literacy and experience of data base systems.
Essential: Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, initiate and prioritise workload
Essential: Excellent written, verbal communication and customer skills
Essential: Commitment to the Mission, Vision and Values of Calvary and the ability and desire to uphold these at all times.
Desirable: Proficiency in iPM/ARIA/RIMS
Contact Person Cheryl Cooley
Contact Number 0417815975
Contact Email Cheryl.Cooley@calvarymater.org.au
Closing Date 25/01/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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