Occupational Therapist (Grade 2) - Paediatric Rehabilitation

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 20/06/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 170857

Reference: 170857

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Extend your career in a close and supportive interdisciplinary team

  • Grow & develop your talents & capabilities with support & training opportunities

  • Permanent Part Time – 32 hours per fortnight

About the facility

The Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service (VPRS) is located at the McKellar Centre within the Community Rehabilitation Centre (CRC). At the end of 2021 the team will move into a purpose built state of the art Paediatric Rehabilitation Centre designed by kids for kids funded by our community through the Barwon Health Foundation.

The VPRS team provide rehabilitation on an outpatient basis to young people living in the community. Clients are provided with flexible, goal orientated and individually tailored programs.

About the role

As the Occupational Therapist, you will provide specialist clinical care in an interdisciplinary model to children, adolescents and their families. You will ensure a best practice approach to the delivery of services, focusing on the consumer's needs in the context of everyday activities and lifetime opportunities. The services encourage innovation and working with families to get the best outcomes for young people.

There is likely to be some travel to community organisations and to other Health Services. You will act in accordance with Barwon Health’s Vision and Values and VPRS Barwon Health’s team behaviours.

About the culture

We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused team who work cohesively together. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Occupational Therapist (Grade 2) - Paediatric Rehabilitation

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Therese Clark - (03) 4215 5314
Jane Edwards - (03) 4215 5314

Occupational Therapist (Grade 2) - Paediatric Rehabilitation