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Occupational Therapist

Job posted: 29/04/2022
Applications close: 18/07/2022 (Midnight)
18 days remaining

18 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 26851

Reference: 26851

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Occupational Therapist- Grade 2 or 3



  • Specialist Medicine- Oncology 

  • Box Hill Hospital

  • Part time or full time applications welcome 

  • Grade 2 or 3 applications welcome

  • Generous salary packaging options


Eastern Health 


Eastern Health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled and passionate Occupational Therapist to join our acute Occupational Therapy team at Box Hill Hospital, with a caseload primarily focued on working with oncology and haematology patients. Ideally suited to a clinician with some clinical experieince in the area of Oncology, the successful applicant will be involved in the provision of quality, evidence based occupational therapy services and will provide high-quality supervision which fosters staff development.  In this role you will work with a supportive and dedicated multidisciplinary team, have opportunities to lead and be part of service development inititatives and be provided with supportive supervision and professional development opportunities.   



About you


The successful applicant will possess the following key attributes:



  • clinical skills in acute occupational therapy, aligned to best practice in Oncology

  • Proven ability to develop others

  • Demonstrated experience in leading projects and service initiatives

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to quality improvement and clinical research

  • Strong commitment to interdisciplinary teamwork


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

  • Applications will be screened upon receipt


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Occupational Therapist

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

ANNETTE LEONG - (04) 6658 9518
ANNETTE.LEONG@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU
Nichola Terrington - (04) 3766 1949
NICHOLA.TERRINGTON@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU

Occupational Therapist