Employment Type

Full Time



Position Summary

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital is a world class specialist hospital in eye and ear care that provides services across Victoria. As Australia’s only specialist eye, ear, nose and throat hospital, the Eye and Ear has been providing care for the senses for 150 years. The Eye and Ear has almost 60 different outpatient clinics for the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of vision and hearing loss and provides a 24 hour emergency eye and ear, nose, and throat service. Every year the Eye and Ear cares for over 220,000 patients, with over 160,000 outpatients nearly 44,000 emergency patients and over 17,000 inpatients. The hospital is currently undergoing a major redevelopment to create a modern internal structure, improve access for patients and visitors and staff.

Our Vision

A world leader providing exceptional care

Our Mission

We aspire to be the world’s leading eye and ear health service through:

Outstanding patient experience

Exemplary leadership

Inspiring our people

Building a platform for the future

Our Values – Integrity, Care, Teamwork, Excellence

About the Role

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Security Officer to work within the Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital Security Team in a 76 hour fortnight permanentrole. The role will work across two sites being our main site and also Eye and Ear on the Park. Availability to work across a 24/7 roster of all shifts is essential. You will have a proven track record in relationship building with customers, team work and an excellent understanding of security operations.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience in securing the custody of patients in our care. Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to respond to emergency situations calmly, quickly and efficiently are also essential. A current security license is an essential requirement for the role.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police and working with children check.

Centrally located, close to public transport and a short walk to the CBD, we offer conside rable employee benefits, including salary packaging, subsidised car parking as well as educational support.

The Eye and Ear is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a work environment which is free from harassment or discrimination and promotes cultural diversity and awareness in the workplace.

The Eye and Ear is a smoke free environment.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

At The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital we are committed to supporting people with disability gain employment and develop their careers with us – if you meet the above requirements, we encourage you to apply. If you would like further information about this role please contact the people and culture department to discuss.’

Contact Person

Michael Vujanic

Contact Number

(03) 9929 8555

Closing Date

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