Occupational Therapist Grade 3

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 15/07/2022 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 15955

Reference: 15955

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Occupational Therapist (Senior Clinician) - Grade 3

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is seeking a proficient and highly skilled Grade 3 Occupational Therapist to provide clinical leadership to the occupational therapy and, where appropriate, multi-disciplinary team on a fixed term part time basis.  This position provides an exciting opportunity to combine clinical and leadership skills, overseeing occupational therapy services across acute and subacute units. We are looking for a motivated and experienced occupational therapist with established clinical leadership skills.

Key tasks of this role include:

  • coordinating the provision of occupational therapy services, including their improvement and development, in collaboration with other members of the senior leadership team

  • support and clinical supervision of occupational therapy and allied health assistant staff and students

  • maintaining an individual clinical caseload as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

The Latrobe Regional Hospital Occupational Therapy department provides inpatient acute & subacute services in addition to a variety of community and outpatient services.  The successful applicant will benefit from the support of a department that aims for excellence in all areas of service delivery.

For further information and a position description please contact Nicole Tierney, Occupational Therapy Manager on (03) 5173 8383 Email – ntierney@lrh.com.au.

 “IMPORTANT: All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 (unless a valid exemption applies). Evidence of Vaccination (or exemption) will be required to be provided prior to commencement.”

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team

  • High quality patient care

  • A collaborative and innovative working environment

  • Modern Facilities

  • Electronic Medical Records

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities

  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services

  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions

  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value 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 sexuality.

At LRH 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. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH 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 People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Occupational Therapist Grade 3

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Nicole Tierney - (03) 5173 8383

Occupational Therapist Grade 3