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Occupational Therapist Grade 2

Job posted: 12/07/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 63536

Reference: 63536

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan


Occupational Therapist Grade 2




  • Provide excellent clinical assessment and therapy for patients in the acute hospital wards

  • Join our supportive and collaborative Occupational Therapy team

  • Permanent Full Time role in General Medicine

  • Based at the Royal Melbourne Hospital City Campus



An opportunity exists for a grade 2 Occupational Therapist to join the Occupational Therapy team at Royal Melbourne Hospital within the acute general medicine stream. This team provides clinical services to a wide range of clients who have a variety of medical conditions. This role is full time and will provide clinical assessment, intervention and discharge planning. The role is supported by a grade 3 full time General Medicine stream leader, OT research leader, OT workforce manager and the OT manager.





Your new role:




  • Provide excellent, evidence based and patient centred care including assessment, intervention and discharge planning for patients in the sub-acute hospital wards.

  • Supervise and educate junior occupational therapists, allied health assistants and occupational therapy students.

  • Demonstrate excellent communication strategies with patients, relatives, staff and relevant services in order to provide appropriate services, information and leadership.

  • Actively lead and participate in Allied Health quality improvement initiatives and research.



About you:




  • You have hospital experience with a collaborative working style and effective time management and prioritisation skills.

  • You have excellent communication skills and a passion for continued professional development for yourself and others.

  • You are an AHPRA registered Occupational Therapist dedicated to providing evidence based practice.

  • You value working with supportive and dedicated Occupational Therapists and multidisciplinary teams.



Benefit of working with the Royal Melbourne Hospital:




  • Close proximity to excellent cafes and eateries and the University of Melbourne.

  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative team.

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.

  • Work alongside highly trained staff whilst providing compassionate and supportive care for all members of the community.

  • Career progression opportunities to suit your professional development goals.

  • Salary packaging options, monthly ADOs for Full Time staff (That’s an additional day off every month!), onsite car parking, close to public transport.

  • Weekend workers may be able to access an additional week of annual leave as per EBA.



The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.





Interested?
If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.





For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination (three doses) prior to commencement.



Occupational Therapist Grade 2

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Contact:

Eloise Thompson - 0438599265

Occupational Therapist Grade 2