Knowledge Translation Role - OT Senior Clinician (Gr3)
Work TypePart Time - Fixed Term
Applications Close At:Closes in 7 days
Published on 15 Jun 2018
Job no: 14949
Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy
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.
Knowledge Translation Role (Occupational Therapist - Grade 3)
Part Time - 30 hours per fortnight
12 month contract
Based at The Alfred & Caulfield Hospitals.
Occupational therapy focuses on enabling people to live satisfying and meaningful lives by helping them participate in the occupations they want to do, need to do and are expected to do. Occupations include all the activities that occupy a person's time such as self-care tasks, household duties, community involvement, work or study and leisure pursuits.
An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Occupational Therapist to join our research team in a Knowledge Translation role. As a member of the Occupational Therapy Department, the Knowledge Translation Occupational Therapist (Gr3) will work across funded research and quality projects, including an NHMRC funded Partnership study entitled "Network of sites and up-skilled therapists to deliver best-practice stroke rehabilitation of the upper limb" focused on improving sensation after stroke. In addition, they will coordinate additional quality initiatives within the department aimed at increasing the use of evidence to guide occupational therapy in our Department.
Ability to form strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Provide support and training to junior members of the team
Monitor and report on progression of project plans.
Ability to work within project funding
Discount health insurance
For a confidential discussion please contact Natasha Lannin on 0417135153, email email@example.com
Applications close Friday the 29th of June, 2018
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.