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Hand Therapist (Grade 1)

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 32152

Reference: 32152

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Work in an environment that offers: 



  • A supportive working environment

  • An opportunity to work with a leading regional health service 


The Position 


Position Title: Hand Therapist
Classification: Grade 1
Salary per hour (exc. super): Dependent on qualifications
Hours per fortnight: 80 (option for part time)
Employment Status: fixed term (12 months)


 Key Responsibilities:



  • Delivery of patient-centred hand therapy services in a multidisciplinary rehabilitation setting

  • Participation in care planning and case conferences for all clients

  • Participate in team/departmental & other organisational meetings as required


Key Requirements:



  • A degree in Occupational or Physiotherapy or equivalent

  • Current registration as an Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist with AHPRA

  • Ability to meet the requirements of the Bendigo Health Allied Health Credentialing & Professional Standards policy

  • Knowledge, skills & experience appropriate to a Grade 1 Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist including competency to determine functional levels of individuals, establish therapeutic goals, appropriate intervention & plan discharge



Bendigo Health


Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.


The Team


The Integrated Care Services Division offers a diverse range of programs and services which provide high quality person centred care to patients, clients, residents and consumers in Bendigo and across the Loddon Mallee Region.  Services are provided in inpatient, outpatient, community, home and residential care settings.


Our services include; Aboriginal Services and Diversity, Allied Health, Community Programs, Health Promotion, Outpatient Rehabilitation Service, Pastoral Care and Chaplaincy Services, Rehabilitation & Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care, Residential Care Services, Transition Care and Volunteer Services.


In addition the Executive Director Integrated Care Services has professional responsibilities as the Chief Allied Health Officer As such the CAHO is focused on leading and supporting the allied health professional workforce to feel valued and empowered to provide exceptional, quality care.


Bendigo Region


Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing regional cities making it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trials and wineries within our region.


Diversity and Inclusion


Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.



How to apply


For further information on the position please refer to the position description available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au.  Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process.


Hand Therapist (Grade 1)

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Contact:

Casey James - (03) 5454 8500

Hand Therapist (Grade 1)