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Senior Occupational Therapist

  • Location The Alfred
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Applications Close At Closes in 18 hours
    Published on 4 Oct 2019
  • Job no: 22322
  • 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.

  • Full Time
  • Occupational Therapist r  Grade  3 
  • Based at  St Kilda Road  Community Mental Health Services 

 

The Department

Alfred Psychiatry (Mental Health and Addiction)    is responsible for the operation of services which focus on people with a severe mental illness residing in the Inner South Eastern area of Melbourne. Services are provided by a number of teams located at the Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road, Prahran) and at St. Kilda Road Clinic, Alma Road CCU and the Child & Adolescent Services located in Moorabbin. Alfred Psychiatry also works in partnership with relevant local, non-government and social support agencies.

The Role

The Senior Occupational Therapist Clinician will undertake a direct clinical role within the Continuing Care Team, focussing on service delivery for clients with complex needs and their families/carers, the incumbent will promote core clinical skills, Recovery-oriented practice and Family Sensitive Practice as a key responsibility. As a senior clinician, the incumbent will be expected to provide consultation, in-service training and specialist advice to other staff in the team. The Senior Occupational Therapist will work closely with the leadership team of the CMHT, which includes the Nurse Manager, Senior Social Workers, and Senior Psychologist.

Skills 

  • Specialist   psychiatry  assessment  and  treatment  skills
  • Advance  Occupational therapist  Skillset including supervision and OT  related  assessment
  • Family  and domestic  violence  Knowledge
  • a Current Victorian Drivers licence
  • Working  with Children  certificate  essential

Benefits

Mental Health and Addiction provides an extensive range of professional Development and research opportunities

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Car Parking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym
  • Childcare services

Applications close 30/9/19

All enquiries to Val Grueva manager CMHT or Matt Gittins senior OT 9076 9888

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

  • Closes in 18 hours - 18 Oct 2019
  • Published on 04 Oct 2019, 12:50 AM