Allied Health Assistant-Casual

Job posted: 28/07/2022
Applications close: 11/08/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Colac-Otway

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Colac Area Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 16580

Reference: 16580

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Colac-Otway

ALLIED HEALTH ASSISTANT-qualified or unqualified (studying an allied health profession)

Colac Area Health is a values based organisation providing a unique integrated health service comprising of over 500 employees, providing Acute Care, Aged Care, Community and Allied Health Services.

Allied Health Assistants provide therapeutic and program related support to Allied Health Professionals (AHP). The AHA is required to conduct therapeutic and program related activities under the guidance of an Allied Health Professional across the Acute, Sub-Acute, Rehabilitation, and Community settings of Colac Area Health and across allied services including Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology and Social Support services.

What’s required? 

  • Certificate III or IV Allied Health Assistant; or other equivalent qualification.

  • Understand the theoretical principles of the work undertaken by all AHPs.

  • Ability to effectively work both independently as well as with a team to deliver care in a variety of settings.

  • Ability to provide care as prescribed.

  • Experience or exposure in facilitating groups within community rehabilitation settings.

  • A philosophy of care that promotes client independence with their health, well being and lifestyle.

  • Ability to work independently and organise own workload.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent time management and adaptability.

  • Competent with various window based software programs and computer skills.

  • Current Working with Children Check, Police Check, Drivers Licence

Applications close Thursday 11th August 2022.

To apply or for further information visit: https://colacareahealth.mercury.com.au

Position is subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check, Working With Children Check and participation in CAH’s Immunisation Program

 We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

We at Colac Area Health are proud to be totally smoke free.

Allied Health Assistant-Casual

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