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Occupational Therapist Grade 1

Job posted: 20/05/2022
Applications close: 26/08/2022 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 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: 26057

Reference: 26057

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Grade 1 Occupational Therapist



  • Grade 1 OT for busy IPU Maroondah Hospital

  • Permanent Full Time

  • Eastern Suburbs



Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.



About the role


To work in partnership with consumers, carers, families and other service providers in order to provide high quality occupational therapy assessment, treatment and consultation services within arecovery oriented framework for Maroondah Inpatient Units 1 and 2. Services provided will be individualised to support recovery and may include individual and group work, assessment and intervention, discharge planning, education for consumers and their families, and liaison with otherservices and programs as needed.


You'll be working alongside an OT team that includes a Graduand, Grade 2 OT and Grade 3 OT.



About you 


Able to work in a MDT.


Vibrant, creative with ability to work with a range of different abilities while maintaining best practice in OT discupline.


Current OT registration with AHPRA


Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience




  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


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, 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



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 Grade 1

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

SHERRYN ASLANI - (03) 9955 1196
Heather Gassett - (03) 9955 1196

Occupational Therapist Grade 1