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Senior Occupational Therapist and Team Leader

Job posted: 21/06/2022
Applications close: 12/07/2022 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 53381

Reference: 53381

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Monash Health is looking for an experienced senior Occupational Therapist with a keen passion to work with people with disabilities, to assist them to meet their function and health goals.



  • New Clinical Leadership role, fixed term, leading a multidisciplinary team

  • Provide clinical expertise in the field of Disability

  • Professional and Leadership development opportunities available 


About Monash Health


Monash Health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 22,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.


About The Role


Monash Health has received specific funding to support the assessment of people with disabilities to access the NDIS Allied Health supports they need to participate in their daily lives. Your role is to provide leadership to a multidisciplinary team supporting the health and function of people with disabilities, and to provide high standard assessments and reports to the NDIA to assist an individual's NDIS support access.


About You


You lead by example, thrive working in a dynamic environment and are truly passionate about delivering a high standard of evidence based care to all of our community members, particularly those with complex needs. You are an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles:



  • committed to a leadership & mentoring role

  • dedicated to safe best practice & quality care

  • committed to delivering person centred care & advocacy

  • enthusiastic, compassionate & able to work collaboratively

  • excited to be accountable in our relentless pursuit of excellence


What You Need:



  • Relevant Qualification (aligned to position description)

  • Demonstrated experience (aligned to position description noting no reference to years of experience)

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licenses

  • Australian working rights


What We Offer:



  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


How to Apply


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.


Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org. 


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:



  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.


To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Senior Occupational Therapist and Team Leader

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Contact:

Reece Adams - 0436689752
Reece.Adams@monashhealth.org

Senior Occupational Therapist and Team Leader