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Occupational Therapist G1

  • Caulfield Hospital Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Closes in 5 days
    Published on 11 Aug 2019
  • Job no: 21927
  • 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.

Grade 1 Occupational Therapist

  • Temporary Full Time - 80 hours per fortnight with ADO
  • Fixed Term maternity leave position
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Based on-site at Caulfield Hospital campus
  • Position commences 16/9/19

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 1 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
  • 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 Leaders

Skills/experience (essential)

  • 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.

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

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

  • Closes in 5 days - 25 Aug 2019
  • Published on 11 Aug 2019, 11:08 PM