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.
Team Leader / Senior Occupational Therapist VG3-VG6
Community Rehabilitation Program based at Caulfield Hospital
Full-time, ongoing position
Available from 22 October, 2019
Alfred Health Community Rehabilitation Program provides Home and Centre Based rehabilitation as well as Falls Clinic services.
The service's focus is on the provision of goal-directed, community-based rehabilitation for clients following injury or hospitalisation.
The Community Rehabilitation multidisciplinary team comprises physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, dietitians, a neuropsychologist, allied health assistants, rehabilitation medicine doctors, community health nurses and social workers.
We are now looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled Team Leader and Senior Occupational Therapist to provide leadership to staff working within the Centre Based Community Rehabilitation team.
A major focus of this position will be to provide leadership to staff working within Community Rehabilitation including an involvement with service development and quality improvement as well as the provision of high-quality clinical services to ambulatory clients. Skills:
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team.
Experience in staff supervision and performance management.
An understanding of contemporary clinical and quality improvement frameworks.
Experience providing outpatient or community-based rehabilitation.
Applications Close: 18th of October 2019 Enquiries: Lana Umansky (Manager Community Rehabilitation Program) on 9076 6207
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.