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Occupational Therapist (Grade 1)

Job posted: 15/02/2021
Applications close: 28/02/2021 (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: 31606

Reference: 31606

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Occupational Therapist (Grade 1)


Exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and motivated health professionals to join the Grade 1 Occupational Therapy rotation program which aims to:



  • provide a safe and supported opportunity for Occupational Therapists (OTs) to obtain

    • clinical experience;

    • skills and knowledge;

    • in a range of program areas across the continuum of care at Bendigo Health.

    • Classification & Salary as per EBA (VE9 - AF14)

    • Fixed Term - 80 hours per fortnight 





Objectives of the Grade one OT Rotational Program:


The objectives of the Grade One Occupational Therapist (G1 OT) Rotation Program include:



  • providing G1 OTs with guided clinical skill development with appropriate OT specific supervision

  • assisting G1 OTs to consolidate a range of knowledge and skills in a range of different clinical areas

  • fostering a supportive environment for OT staff

  • providing a effective rotational program with minimal disruption to patient care and ensuring program areas / managers are well informed of the OT rotational program.



Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time."


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 throughout Bendigo and the Loddon Mallee Region.  Services are provided in inpatient, outpatient, community and residential care settings including at the Bendigo Hospital site, a number of sites in Bendigo and across the Region and in client’s homes.


Our services include one of largest public community dental services in Victoria, allied health, a comprehensive palliative care service, rehabilitation and geriatric evaluation, residential care, community care packages, carer support services, community nursing, aged care assessment, transition care, residential in reach, hospital admission risk program, post-acute care, diabetes education, aboriginal services, health promotion, diversity and interpreting services, pastoral care and a large team of volunteers.


Bendigo Health, employs around 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:




  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Access to recommended immunisations

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment



             


For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Occupational Therapist (Grade 1)

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Luke Rodda - (03) 5454 8786
Chris Wallis

Occupational Therapist (Grade 1)