Medical Receptionist | headspace Hurstville Job at Stride in Hurstville NSW

Job Description

About us:
It’s an exciting time to be part of Stride. You may have noticed we’ve recently changed our name from Aftercare to Stride.

We’re leaders in mental health service delivery, specialising in working with adults and young people, and in early childhood intervention.

Stride is a name that expresses our ambition – it’s a name that’s purposeful and shows awareness of the important role we play in the recovery journey.

As we embark on the next stage of our journey, join us to make a difference. We’re here to Stride.

Our Service:
headspace Centres act as a one-stop-shop for young people who need help with mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drugs and/or work and study support.

On offer:
Based in Hurstville

Full-time & Permanent (potential to consider 0.8FTE)

Paying on HPSS SSE Award Level 8/9 (dependent on experience) plus Super

Salary Packaging options (up to $15,899 tax free!!)

Meals and entertainment allowance of up to $2,650!!

Leave loading at 17.5%

Company rewards scheme

Paid parental leave

Supportive team environment

Excellent training and development

Role overview:
Acts as the central point of communication and provides a superior level of secretarial and reception services to young people, clinical and management headspace staff.

Medical Reception duties including taking incoming calls and directing the caller to the appropriate member of staff

Appointment scheduling and maintenance of clients

General Office duties including opening and distribution of mail typing, scanning, filing and archiving

Assist in the closing and securing of the building at the end of the day.

Typing of Medical letters to members of the clinical team

Ideally minimum of Cert III in Business Administration (Medical) or Health Administration

At least 2 years experience in a similar medical receptionist role

Excellent administration, time management and organisational skills with attention to detail.

Knowledge of the health /NFP sector with an ability to liaise with people from diverse backgrounds

Proven record in working closely with and being a successful member of a multidisciplinary team

Demonstrated communication, interpersonal, problem solving and organisational skills

Well-developed customer service skills

Ability to think and act calmly and deal sensitively with distressed people.

Proficient Microsoft Office skills

Understanding of duty of care, rights to privacy and confidentiality

Must have good availability

A current unencumbered driver’s licence

Stride is an inclusive workplace and we encourage applications from diverse backgrounds. This includes but is not limited to people with a lived-experience of mental health recovery, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTQIA+, and people with disabilities.

Apply now!

To apply complete the online application form, attach a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.

Applications will be viewed and actioned upon receipt, with a final closing date for applications on 25 January 2021. Please be advised that the listing may close earlier if sufficient applications have been received.

About Company

Company: Stride

Company Location:  Hurstville NSW

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