Employee Benefits

Dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of others.

Flexible Working Conditions

Catholic Healthcare understands work life balance and personal commitments. With the majority of our care and services being 24 hours a day seven days a week, we can offer part time and flexible working options.

Parental leave

Catholic Healthcare offers nine weeks paid maternity and primary carer adoption leave and one week paid partner leave (subject to conditions).

Purchase extra leave

Permanent employees, employed under an Enterprise Agreement, may be able to purchase up to two weeks extra leave per annum.

Long Service Leave

Permanent employees (with the exception of health services employees) are eligible for long service leave on a pro rata basis after five years continuous service with Catholic Healthcare.

Career Development opportunities

Catholic Healthcare values staff development and has programs designed to assist you in getting to the next level of your career.

Through our Management Essentials course managers receive relevant and specific training to assist them to become more confident and capable leaders.

We have a talent management program focused on supporting career path plans for identified individuals who have the potential to secure key leadership roles in the future.

Portability of service

Which such a wide range of geographical locations its easy to transfer between services to meet your changing personal circumstances

Staff scholarships

To support staff development Catholic Healthcare provides scholarships on an annual basis towards the cost of external studies.

Salary Packaging

As a not-for-profit organisation, we offer generous salary packaging opportunities for permanent and casual staff, providing significant tax savings, including novated car leases, meals, entertainment and holiday accommodation benefits.

Staff referral program

Our referrals program is an opportunity for staff to encourage friends and family to join Catholic Healthcare either as an employee or as a provider of service.

Wellbeing

Your safety and wellbeing at work is also important to us and we therefore have a number of programs in place to support you.

Reward and recognition program

To appropriately recognise employees for the services they provide to us, we have a reward and recognition program that allows staff to reap the rewards of a job well done..

Employee assistance program

We have an arrangement with an external provider to give conditional free access to their counselling services whenever you need some additional support for work or personal issues.

Safe Place to Work

Our Work Health Safety management system provides the safest possible workplace for you.

We have a dedicated Staff Work Injury Hotline, which is  an early intervention program that provides fast medical attention in the unfortunate event of a workplace injury.

Equal access to employment opportunities

We value diversity and equity as contributing to innovation and quality of care.  Catholic Healthcare employs and promotes people based on merit, free from discrimination based on sex, marital status, pregnancy, family responsibility, sexual preference, race, cultural background, disability, political or religious belief and age.

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