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.
Senior Clinician Occupational Therapist (Grade 3)
Acquired Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre
Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre provides rehabilitation services for people with moderate to severe acquired brain injuries including traumatic brain injuries, stroke, hypoxic brain injuries and other causes of non-progressive brain injury. The service is comprised of a 42-bed inpatient rehabilitation service, a community rehabilitation service and a 4-bed transitional living service.
ROLE We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled senior occupational therapist to provide high quality assessment and management of patients within the ABI Service. Along with the clinical responsibilities in this senior role, you will provide leadership and regular clinical supervision to staff and students. You will also coordinate and contribute to quality improvement and research activities within the ABI Service.
You will have:
Extensive knowledge and clinical experience with patient-centred occupation-based rehabilitation for patients with acquired brain injury
Previous experience in ABI inpatient or community rehabilitation settings
Specialist skills in assessment and management of patients with acquired brain injury
Ability to lead, supervise and provide professional development and support staff and students
Evidence of previous involvement in development and implementation of research quality improvement activities
Post graduate qualification (or significant progress towards this) is essential to this role
Alfred Health’s ABI Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision, opportunities for continued professional development and being part of a friendly and supportive team.
Discount Health Insurance
Friendly team environment
Enquiries to Danielle Sansonetti on 03 9076 7423
Application close Wednesday, 20th March 2019 at 11pm
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.