Occupational Therapist G2

Job posted: 09/05/2022
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 42185

Reference: 42185

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic and highly experienced G1 and G2 OTs to join our Occupational Therapy department service.

  • Casual G2 OT- weekend service and possible midweek shifts when required. The weekend service comprises of an acute discharge service, stroke service and OT service for the Surgery Centre.
  • Casual G1 OT- opportunity to work within a highly skilled and patient focused team.

These casual positions are to provide evidence based clinical care by the provision of expert triage, assessment and discharge planning of complex patients. As such, these clinicians will be responsible for providing strong allied health leadership in modelling best practice principles of OT care.

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate: 

  • Excellent clinical competency in OT assessment, intervention and efficient discharge skills. 
  • Leadership skills in the multidisciplinary team environment. 
  • Ability to foster and promote a team environment and creating a positive work culture  
  • Positive advocacy on behalf of all allied health disciplines  
  • Willingness to contribute to and work within your specific discipline team
  • Neurological assessment and intervention skills  

Work with us!! Austin Health provides you with amazing opportunities for ongoing training and professional development, discipline specific supervision and opportunity to participate in supervision of students. You will work in a collaborative and supportive environment which will also provide you with opportunities to develop your leadership skills and access to salary packaging.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check. Austin 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.

Occupational Therapist G2

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Bronwyn Simpson - (03) 9496 5105 - (__) ____ ____

Occupational Therapist G2