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Occupational Therapist - Grade 3

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 06/08/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 24386

Reference: 24386

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Senior Occupational Therapist



  • Acute Occupational Therapy Services | General Medicine and Emergency

  • Box Hill Hospital 

  • Limited Term, Part Time


About Eastern Health 


Eastern Health is the largest public health provider in the eastern suburbs, providing a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs. Operating from many different locations, Eastern Health's largest sites include Angliss Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, Healesville and District Hospital, Maroondah Hospital, Peter James Centre, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Wantirna Health, Yarra Ranges Health, Yarra Valley Community Health.


About the role


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled and passionate Senior Clinician to join our acute occupational therapy team at Eastern Health. Primarily working at Box Hill Hospital, the successful applicant will have clinical expertise in the area of General Medicine and complex discharge planning.  They will be involved in the leadership and provision of quality, evidence based occupational therapy services and will provide high-quality supervision which fosters staff development. 


The Eastern Health Occupational Therapy Service is committed to the provision of high quality, evidence-based care, and strongly values professional development and clinical supervision. This position will maintain a clinical caseload within General Medicine and will work closely with the acute clinical leaders in developing and implementing service and research initiatives which assist in delivering evidence based practices.


About you


The successful applicant will possess the following key attributes:



  • Advanced clinical skills in acute occupational therapy, aligned to best practice

  • Proven ability to lead and develop others

  • Demonstrated experience in leading projects and service initiatives

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to quality improvement and clinical research

  • Strong commitment to interdisciplinary teamwork


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Occupational Therapist - Grade 3

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

ANNETTE LEONG - (04) 6658 9518
ANNETTE.LEONG@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU

Occupational Therapist - Grade 3