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Advertiser: St John of God Health Care3.5732 out of 53.6 overall rating (164 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
14 Jan 2021
Location
Perth, CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Legal, Generalists - In-house

Lawyer

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is one of the largest Catholic providers of health care services in Australia. We operate 24 facilities comprising more than 3,400 hospital beds in Australia, as well as home nursing, disability services and social outreach programs.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

The Position

St John of God Health Care is seeking a Lawyer to join the Legal team. As a Lawyer, you are to provide high quality legal services to St John of God Health Care Inc. This is through the provision of general legal advice; and provision of risk management services.

This role will be offered on a permanent full time basis, working 76 hours per fortnight.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Qualified to act as a legal practitioner in Australia.
  • Demonstrated proactivity in dealing with matters and be able to anticipate and respond to emerging issues.
  • The ability to quickly integrate with, and work as a part of, the existing legal team and SJGHC as a whole, while also being able to work independently.
  • At least two years post admission experience consistent with the requirements of this position.
  • Possess a high level of interpersonal skills with experience in negotiations, networking and developing and maintaining relationships.
  • Proven ability to communicate ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a range of people and professions within and outside of SJGHC.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Excellent time and priority management skills.

The Benefits:  

  • Salary packaging
  • Flexible work options
  • Various employee benefits

All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description)

St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse.  

We are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies 



Applications Close: 28/01/2021

To view the position description or submit your application please click the 'Apply Now' button below.
Sarah Ceric
(08) 6116 0663

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is one of the largest Catholic providers of health care services in Australia. We operate 24 facilities comprising more than 3,400 hospital beds in Australia, as well as home nursing, disability services and social outreach programs.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

The Position

St John of God Health Care is seeking a Lawyer to join the Legal team. As a Lawyer, you are to provide high quality legal services to St John of God Health Care Inc. This is through the provision of general legal advice; and provision of risk management services.

This role will be offered on a permanent full time basis, working 76 hours per fortnight.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Qualified to act as a legal practitioner in Australia.
  • Demonstrated proactivity in dealing with matters and be able to anticipate and respond to emerging issues.
  • The ability to quickly integrate with, and work as a part of, the existing legal team and SJGHC as a whole, while also being able to work independently.
  • At least two years post admission experience consistent with the requirements of this position.
  • Possess a high level of interpersonal skills with experience in negotiations, networking and developing and maintaining relationships.
  • Proven ability to communicate ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a range of people and professions within and outside of SJGHC.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Excellent time and priority management skills.

The Benefits:  

  • Salary packaging
  • Flexible work options
  • Various employee benefits

All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description)

St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse.  

We are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies 



Applications Close: 28/01/2021

To view the position description or submit your application please click the 'Apply Now' button below.

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