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Occupational Therapist

  • Location Caulfield Hospital
  • Work Type Part Time - Fixed Term
  • Applications Close At: Closed 5 days ago
    Published on 30 May 2018
  • Job no: 14802
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Caulfield Community Health Service
  • Grade 2, (year 2 - 4 according to level of experience per EBA), plus generous salary packaging, and Super
  • 30 hours/week Fixed Term 12 month Maternity Leave position
  • Based on-site at Caulfield Hospital, only 15 mins south-east of the city

About Caulfield Community Health Service  

Caulfield Community Health Service is an integrated community health service of Alfred Health. We deliver Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Community Health funded Adult; Child, Youth and Family; Case Management and Health Promotion services to clients in the Glen Eira, Stonnington, Port Philip and Bayside local government areas.

The Caulfield Community Health Service Occupational Therapist

You will be an experienced Grade 2 Occupational Therapist who will:

  • Manage a caseload of diverse adult clients
  • See clients at the centre, at home and in the community
  • Provide comprehensive assessment of activities of daily living and home environments
  • Deliver time limited, goal driven interventions largely involving equipment prescription, home modifications, referral and liaison with other services
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team members in case discussions and care planning
  • Provide supervision and mentoring to Grade 1 staff, Allied Health Assistants and undergraduate/masters OT students
  • Achieve monthly client target hours and Key Performance Indicators
  • Provide timely and thorough medical record documentation
  • Develop and lead quality improvement activities across Occupational Therapy and community health
  • Seek professional support and mentoring from Team Leader

Skills/experience

  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy or equivalent qualification
  • Current AHPRA registration;
  • SWEP registration;
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License;
  • Demonstrated experience and passion for community health;
  • Experience with larger scale home modifications; wheelchair and seating prescription, scooter prescription and training, pressure care, and SWEP funding applications

Staff Benefits

  • Salary Packaging
  • Ongoing commitment to professional development, with study leave assistance
  • On site car parking
  • Onsite Gym
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Access to library facilities

Applications close Sunday the 17th of June, 2018

Enquiries to Rebecca Banks (Adult Health Team B Leader) on Tel 9076 6840 (CCHS Reception 9076 6666)

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

Related documents

  • Closed 5 days ago - 17 Jun 2018
  • Published on 30 May 2018, 12:17 AM