Occupational Therapist

Job posted: 28/02/2023
Applications close: 05/04/2023 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region | Shepparton

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Goulburn Valley Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 12580

Reference: 12580

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North East Region | Shepparton

Grade Two Occupational Therapist 

Occupational Therapy Department, Graham St Campus, Shepparton 

  • Permanent part time position 
  • 48 hours per fortnight 
  • Acute or Sub/acute caseload at Graham Street Campus 

About GV Health

At GV Health we are so much more than a regional health service. As the largest employer in the region, we work with purpose and pride and are committed to respecting and embracing diversity, inclusion and accessibility for our people and community.

It is an exciting time to join our GV Health team! We are currently in the midst of an exciting $229 million transformation of our Graham Street site, which comprises of a five-storey Inpatient Unit building, expansion of our current theatre capacity, new Critical Care Unit, a state of-the-art Dialysis Unit and an extension of the current Emergency Department.

If you would like to take a virtual tour of the Shepparton campus please click here. To find our more information about GV Health you can visit http://www.gvhealth.org.au/

About the role

In this role you will be responsible for providing Occupational Therapy services to admitted service patients across the acute or sub-acute setting.

This role will include:

  • Provision of person-centred, evidence-based care
  • Collaboration across multi-disciplinary teams to support achievement of patient-focused goals
  • Engagement in a robust professional development program and supervision
  • Participation in continuous quality improvement activities
  • Supervision of occupational therapists, allied health assistants and students 

In this role you will be responsible for promoting Goulburn Valley Health as a quality regional health service provider thus ensuring GV Health’s strategic plan, mission and values are upheld. 

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist with

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy with eligibility for membership of Occupational Therapy Australia
  • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency as an Occupational Therapist
  • Extensive experience providing Occupational Therapy services in the in-patient setting with knowledge of, and the ability to assess, goal set, prescribe interventions and develop effective discharge plans

Our offer to you

  • Generous salary packaging, subsidised staff parking and discounted leisure memberships
  • Flexible work practices and options to purchase additional leave to help create some important work/life balance
  • Professional development and study leave to help reach your learning and career goals
  • Social club membership offering a range of events, functions and local community discounts
  • Our CREATE Outstanding reward and recognition program
  • Community Connector Program you will receive direct support from our local Community Connector to facilitate you and/or your partner's/family's relocation to the Goulburn Valley region and assimilation into our community as well as support to create meaningful opportunities to connect with others in the region so that you not only feel welcome but will eventually call Greater Shepparton home. To find out more visit: Community Connector Program | Greater Shepparton: Great Things Happen Here

Great things happen here in Shepparton. If you would like to learn more about what it is like to work, live and play in the Shepparton region pleaseclick here.

Vaccination against COVID-19 is a mandatory requirement for this role.

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’ Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement. GV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

Occupational Therapist

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Sarah O'Sullivan - 1800222582
Kathie Lowe - 0408443916

Occupational Therapist