Occupational Therapist Grade 2- Mental Health

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 28/07/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 28316

Reference: 28316

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

•Be part of a major Public Health Service and enjoy excellent salary packaging, ongoing career development and great benefits.
• Great team, respectful culture and supportive management
• Located in Capel Sound, in the heart of the beautiful Mornington Peninsula

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist (Grade 2) to join our team in our 26 bed purpose built Aged Persons Mental Health Facility (Carinya) located in Capel Sound. In this role you will provide Occupational Therapy assessments and interventions for clients with dementia along with a range of other medical and psychological conditions. .

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
•Current registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia
•High level skills in the assessment of occupational performance, considering physical, cognitive, and psychosocial aspects of the person and their environment, and determine appropriate intervention in the Mental Health aged residential setting
•Demonstrated skills in the area of complex functional and behavioural assessments and recommendations for equipment, modifications, behaviour management and strategies
•Developing leadership skills
•Current Victorian Drivers Licence

What Next

Apply now!
If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Occupational Therapist Grade 2- Mental Health

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Michelle Paine - 59504795
Julie Riley - 97847712

Occupational Therapist Grade 2- Mental Health