Position Details
Reference Number 20661
Position Title Patient Safety Officer
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Public Hospital Bruce
Award Classification ACTPub Admin&Rel 2013-17 - ADMIN SERVICE OFFICER 5 YR 1
ACTPub Admin&Rel 2013-17 - ADMIN SERVICE OFFICER 5 YR 3
Salary $74,081.00 to $78,415.00 Per Annum
Hours 36.75
Job Advertisement

Patient Safety & Quality Officer

Position Classification:

Administrative Support Officer Level 5.1


Calvary is looking for a highly motivated administrative support officer to join the Patient Safety and Quality Unit team in a temporary position for up to 3 months.


About the role 

The purpose of this role is to enhance Quality Improvement on the National Standards Program through various administrative activities within the Patient Safety and Quality (PSQ) Unit; and with a focus on administrative support of the management of the organisation’s policies and procedures.  Administrative activities are expected to include meeting secretariat for the Policy Committee, including collating meeting papers, and engagement with associated administrative duties within the PSQ Department to support the organisation meeting quality and safety key performance measures.


What you bring 

The successful candidate will bring experience to this position by demonstrating:

  • Demonstrated high level attention to detail in relation to document management
  • Organise and prioritise workloads
  • Respond effectively to deadlines
  • Proficient quality improvement practices, sound judgement, problem solving abilities and an ability to work autonomously.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with a diverse range of external and internal stakeholders.
  • An understanding of administrative support to policies and procedure management.

Please provide a one-page response to why you believe you are be suitable for this role. Attached is the Position Description for your reference.


For further information about the role please contact: Reinette Wentzel, Quality & Risk Manager, PSQ

Applications close: COB Wednesday 28 November 2018

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have evidence of eligibility to work in Australia? (Australian Citizenship, permanent residency, New Zealand Citizenship or valid temporary visa with entitlement to work).
Contact Person Reinette Wentzel
Contact Number 6201 6513
Contact Email reinette.wentzel@calvary-act.com.au
Closing Date 18/11/2018
Position Description & Supporting Documents
PD - Patient Safety Officer.pdf Open