Occupational Therapist - Acute Services

Job posted: 20/10/2022
Applications close: 12/12/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 28222

Reference: 28222

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Occupational Therapist - Acute Services

  • Maroondah Hospital
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • $83,361.20 - $95,835.60 p.a. (pro rata for PT)
  • Generous salary + super + salary packaging options

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide 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 is available for an Occupational Therapist in a large and supportive team to join Eastern Health on a fixed term contract. This position will be involved in providing direct clinical care, supporting complex decision making and efficient discharge planning, and enhancing patient flow. The successful applicant will be involved in supervising staff and students and working closely with the allied health team to provide excellent patient care.

About you

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • AHPRA Registration
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise in acute occupational Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • A strong commitment to high quality values based care
  • Strong commitment to interdisciplinary teamwork and client centred practice

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 is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

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 - Acute Services

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Allison Farley - (04) 1461 1363

Occupational Therapist - Acute Services