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Senior Occupational Therapist - TCP

Job posted: 17/06/2022
Applications close: 01/07/2022 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 30067

Reference: 30067

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Occupational Therapists Senior Clinician (Grade 3)
• Permanent Part-Time (4 days per week)
• Salary Packaging Available


The Transition Care Program is seeking an experienced, innovative and flexible individual to work as a senior member of the TCP Occupational Therapy team.

The program is a jointly funded program (DHS/Commonwealth) and it aims to assist frail aged patients reach their maximum functioning capacity and to help determine their long term care arrangements.

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

The successful applicant will need to be flexible in terms of working across both residential and community areas. The Senior Occupational Therapist will need to demonstrate sound clinical judgement, assessment and practice skills, and have an understanding of the issues affecting patients with complex functional and cognitive needs and an interest in aged care issues.
The successful applicant will need to be highly motivated, and enthusiastic and to be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Further to this, the applicant will need to support and provide supervision to the Occupational Therapy service and clinicians within the TCP program.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:

• Current registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia (through AHPRA).
• Extensive experience as an Occupational Therapist in the subacute/ GEM setting with sound understanding of aged care issues and processes.
• Demonstrated clinical leadership and supervision of staff and students to promote professional competence and foster individual development.
• Demonstrated ability to coordinate and participate in quality improvement and evidence based practice activities.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including negotiation, conflict resolution and problem solving.

What Next

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 individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 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:
https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/

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

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Contact:

Paul Colosimo - 97881803
Alison Hunt - 97881803

Senior Occupational Therapist - TCP