Posting #: 2019-853419
Position: Staffing Office Assistant
Department: Central Staffing Office
Status: Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.4 FTE)
Hours: Monday to Sunday, 8 & 12 hour days (hours are subject to changed based on operational needs)
The Staffing Office Assistant exercises independent prioritization and decision making in the allocation of staffing resources across the organization. This role is an extension of the established process for the deployment of the Nursing Resource Team.
The Staffing Office team is dedicated to providing efficient, accurate, and courteous service to ensure the appropriate utilization of nursing resources in meeting the staffing needs of Halton Healthcare Services. An opportunity is currently available to join this team in demonstrating excellent customer service and supporting the HHS mission of providing quality and compassionate care.
This is what you'll be doing:
The Staffing Office Assistant will act as the first point of contact for the Staffing Office. Receive requests from inpatient units with staffing requirements. Use API scheduling software program to identify available staff and offer shifts according to applicable collective agreements. Ensure accurate and timely updates to the electronic schedule. Use courteous and efficient communication with assigned staff and unit representatives to confirm shifts. Deploy Nursing Resource Team nurses in accordance with the Central Staffing Office standard operating procedure manual. Filing/clerical duties as necessary.
This is what you'll need to do it:
Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.
Ontario Community College Diploma (or equivalent)
Experience with a computerized scheduling program (API preferred)
Previous experience in Staffing/scheduling an asset
Previous experience in a Hospital setting an asset
Excellent customer service skills, telephone etiquette, and display of Halton Healthcare's core values
Understanding of Collective Agreements and staffing rules in a hospital environment preferred
Excellent computer skills with supreme accuracy and attention to detail
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
Positive teamwork skills
Satisfactory employment and attendance record required
Position will remain posted until filled
If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.ca directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products. , We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.