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Occupational Therapist (Grade 1) - Rotational

Job posted: 03/08/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 54966

Reference: 54966

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Are you ready to commence your career in Victoria's largest public health service?


Are you a dedicated and dynamic Occupational Therapist with a passion for exceptional patient care and Occupational Therapy service delivery?


Are you looking for a supportive, compassionate and inspirational team?


We currently have multiple rotational Grade 1 Occupational Therapist positions available across various facilities including:



  • Kingston Centre

  • Casey Hospital and Dandenong Hospital

  • Monash medical centre, Clayton  

  • Opportunities for rotation into community based programs


Come and join our supportive Occupational Therapy team and make a difference in the lives of your patients


About Monash Health


Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 22,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


About the Role


We are looking for dedicated G1 clinicians to join our Occupational Therapy team. You will work collaboratively with inclusive and passionate Occupational Therapy and Allied Health staff to provide excellent, evidence-based care for patients and their families/carers. This role offers an excellent opportunity for the successful clinician to gain clinical experience across the continuum of care, including acute medical and surgical streams, sub-acute rehabilitation streams and rotation opportunities in community based care teams.


We support our Grade 1’s with supervision, peer support and a comprehensive professional development program. Monash Health is a great place to forge your early career. You will be well-supported to work on targeted learning objectives and to learn from experienced clinicians in our large departments.


What We’re looking for in You


We are looking for a passionate individual, with a focus on personal and professional improvement and a desire for learning and contributing to our patient-centred service.


The successful candidate will display:



  • Passion for enhancing patient experiences and facilitation of person-centred care

  • An aptitude for on-going learning and personal professional development 

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 

  • A keen interest in evidence-based practice and clinical inquiry


Current practicing Occupational Therapy AHPRA registration and Victorian driver’s license is a mandatory requirement for this role.


Monash Health will offer


In return, this role is a fantastic opportunity to join a large tertiary health network, and an Occupational Therapy professional group dedicated to excellence in healthcare, positive patient experiences, staff development and a culture of evidence-based practice.


You will receive regular quality operational, clinical and professional supervision and have access to a wide variety of professional development opportunities. There are opportunities to participate in research at profession and team levels. In addition, you’ll benefit from salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay; and various facilities have access to an onsite gym.


What you need to know


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity, and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org. 


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:



  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.


To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Occupational Therapist (Grade 1) - Rotational

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Contact:

Sarah Brown - 0404031028

Occupational Therapist (Grade 1) - Rotational