Safe Manual Handling “No Lift” Coordinator

Registered Nurse – Gr 4A or equivalent Allied Health/OH&S Practitioner 0.1EFT will work as part of Education Team

Job number:


Closing Date:

4 Oct 2020

Applications are invited for the position of Safe Manual Handling “No Lift” Coordinator.  This role will work closely with “No Lift” Trainers, Managers, Health & Safety Representatives and the OHS/RTW Coordinator to oversee and manage the organisation’s manual handling programs, practices, procedures and their implementation across GSHS.

Key Selection Criteria:


  • Accredited trainer in the “No Lift” approaches to Manual Handling in patient care.

  • Registered or Enrolled Nurse with current AHPRA Registration or equivalent Allied Health Professional or OH&S Practitioner with specialist training in Safe Handling Management.


  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

  • Experience in delivering education sessions.

  • Experience in policy development.

  • Proven knowledge and experience in manual handling policies, procedures and practices.

  • Well-developed communication skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

The position description, located below, provides further details on duties and responsibilities and essential criteria which suitable applicants will be shortlisted.

Further Information:

Kirsten Amos

Deputy Directory of Nursing

5667 5546

Private Bag 13, Leongatha  Vic  3953

Tel:  03 5667 5555

66 Koonwarra Road, Leongatha

Tel:  03 5667 5555

65 Bridge Street, Korumburra

Tel:  03 5654 2777

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