Catering Services Assistant

Support the delivery of quality services with an organisation with real purpose and values in the local community.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Hospitality and Tourism
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Camperdown - VIC
Reference: VG/1793638-1
Closing Date: 26-May-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: Casual positions are available
Attachments: Catering Services Assistant.pdf (PDF, 140KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Lisa Gavin - Support Services Manager
03 55937313 or

Position Details

About the role

Catering Service Assistants are a key member of the South West Healthcare Support Services team. Catering Service Assistants work with other Support Services team members to undertake duties across the departments in Cafes, functions and meal distribution positions as required.

The Catering Service Assistant is likely to have contact with patients, staff and visitors to the hospital and will demonstrate effective inter-personnel skills and an ability to work cooperatively and flexibly so as to not disrupt the operation of the Health Service.

Position overview.

  • Casual positions available
  • $33+ per hour, plus superannuation

What you bring

  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Great customer service skills
  • Capacity to operate unsupervised when required
  • Fantastic time management and ability to develop efficient routines
  • Able to work weekends, public holidays and/or change shifts across a 24 hour, 7 day a week roster


  • HLTFSE001 - Follow basic food safety practices
  • Formal qualifications that relate to customer relations would be looked upon favourably.
  • Formal Barista training/qualification would be advantageous


What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.


Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.


SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.


SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

North of the Great Ocean road, Camperdown lies within the “Lakes and Craters” region of the Corangamite Shire. The idyllic rural community boasts a thriving agricultural industry and considered the gateway to the 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail.  To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit:

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community. Learn more about SWH here.


How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 26 May 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.


Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Health And Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2021-2025


The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status


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