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Reference Number 22934
Position Title Pastoral Care Associate
Employment Status Casual
Entity St Vincents Toowoomba
Geographical Location Toowoomba
Award Agreement St Vincent's Toowoomba Limited (Support Services Employees) - Enterprise Agreement 2013-2016 - SVHT AWU LEV1 ST1
Hours Per Fortnight .
Position Summary

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba

Pastoral Care Associate

Casual Position


St Vincent's Private Hospital Toowoomba is part of the largest Catholic Healthcare provider in Australia and is the largest acute private hospital on the Darling Downs.  A facility of St Vincent’s Health Australia under the stewardship of Mary Aikenhead Ministries, St Vincent's Private Hospital Toowoomba offers quality services to our patients and visitors in a caring, friendly atmosphere. 


The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

  • A mature, confident personality;
  • Attainment of or progress towards a Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)   qualification and/ or studies in Theology/Religious Education; Counselling/Psychology or
  • Relevant experience in a hospital setting;
  • Respect and sensitivity in ministry to persons of various religious, cultural and ethnic backgrounds, Life Philosophies and Faith Traditions;
  • The ability to work with minimum supervision;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • This position is a casual position with operational hours during Monday – Friday, however on-call shifts will also be  required. 

Given the nature of the role and your commitment to our patients and staff your services may be required outside of this time.


As a valued employee of St Vincent’s Private Hospital  – Toowoomba we can offer you


  • The Opportunity to work for the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision;
  •  A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit;
  • Great rates of pay and penalties at above award rates;
  • Shifts offering flexible options with high job satisfaction;
  • No cost uniforms and training;
  • Supportive training and orientation program within an organisation that holds the catholic values at the core of their mission;
  • Access to SVHA Corporate Health Fund and Benefits;
  • Industry leading salary packaging


Enquiries to: Darlene Dreise 0400 721 486


Apply at http://stvincentsqld.mercury.com.au/


Applications close: Monday  16th  October 2017


Working at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba, our staff enjoy a competitive rate of pay, tax saving salary packaging benefits and a pleasant working environment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a National Police Check prior to being appointed to their role.


St Vincent's Health Australia (SVHA) is a large, diversified healthcare provider.  Successful applicants will need to be committed to the Philosophy, Mission, Values and Ethics  of SVHA and share a commitment to the growth and development of a values based organisation, dedicated to service and the Healing Ministry we provide as a Catholic health and aged care organisation.


We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment.

As part of SVHA’s commitment to the federal government employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. 




Selection Criteria
Contact Person Darlene Dreise
Contact Number 46904187
Alternate Contact Person Elaine Bartlett
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 16/10/2017
Supporting Documents
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Application Guide click here to view