Casual grade 1 and 2 Occupational Therapists

Job posted: 24/03/2020
Applications close: 10/04/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 26969

Reference: 26969

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Who We Are and What We Stand For
Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing
Vacancies exist within our Casual Occupational Therapy bank at Peninsula Health for the acute and subacute inpatient services. The position may also include weekend shifts.

The casual Occupational Therapist is responsible for providing excellent, evidence-based occupational therapy services to patients with a variety of diagnoses including medical and surgical conditions, orthopaedics, dementia, stroke and general deconditioning. Intervention may be on an individual or group basis, within the hospital or patient’s home and include all areas of occupational performance relevant to the patient’s goals for discharge

Key Responsibilities
• Clinical responsibilities according to service needs, as determined in conjunction with the Head of Occupational Therapy and Senior Occupational Therapist, including consideration for areas of specific clinical competence, prior experience and operational requirements.
• Support for quality consumer care through evidence based, multidisciplinary communication and team work.
• Provision of clinical cover to flexibly support occupational therapy services across sites and services.

What You Need
We anticipate you will have:

The ability to provide occupational therapy assessment, intervention and discharge planning with a flexible approach and excellent communication skills are essential skills for this position.

Applicants (Grade 1 or Grade 2) interested in part time, full time or limited term work are encouraged to apply.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Casual grade 1 and 2 Occupational Therapists

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Alison Lunt - 97847678
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Casual grade 1 and 2 Occupational Therapists