Occupational Therapist Grade 1

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 05/06/2024 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 73026

Reference: 73026

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Grade One Mental Health Occupational Therapist

Royal Melbourne Hospital Mental Health & Wellbeing 

  • Full Time, 2 years fixed term, rotation position in Clinical Mental Health
  • Regular OT supervision & facilitated peer support sessions
  • Strong focus on self-care & wellbeing
  • Working with individuals and families impacted by mental illness using a recovery-based framework
    • Generous salary packaging options & monthly ADO
    • New Graduates and those with less than two years’ experience can apply

Your new team

  • Be part of the transformation of Victoria’s Public Mental Health System in implementing the Royal Commission Recommendations
    • Work within a diverse, friendly, and welcoming multi-disciplinary team

Your success in this role, will be in your ability to

  • Demonstrate a genuine interest in developing a career in the mental health sector
  • Partner with service users in their Recovery journey 
    • Demonstrate a commitment to ongoing learning
    • Well-developed interpersonal skills, clear communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work as a team member

Your Contribution

  • An approved Degree from a recognised school of Occupational Therapy or other qualifications approved for eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Occupational Therapy (Vic.) 
  • Registration under the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act (2009) (AHPRA) with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia. (Registration pending for newly graduated therapists)
  • You are a recent Occupational Therapist Graduate or early career OT with less than two years’ experience post qualification and AHPRA eligible
  • A full driver’s licence


Please submit your Cover Letter and Resume.

Cover letter should not exceed one page and resume no more than three pages.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and those with experience in working with ACCHO and Aboriginal Communities and Families are highly encouraged to apply.


For a confidential discussion please contact us on our details below.

Julia Baumgartner, Occupational Therapist Clinical Educator Phone: 0423076243


Occupational Therapist Grade 1

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Julia Baumgartner - 0423076243

Occupational Therapist Grade 1