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.
Occupational Therapist Grade 1 or 2
Casual Pool Ongoing
The Alfred Occupational Therapy service operates across The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham Hospitals. Occupational Therapy activity is aligned to Alfred Health strategic goals and operational performance targets. The Occupational Therapy service is committed to the teaching and ongoing professional education of staff and students, research and quality improvement activities. All occupational therapy staff must meet the profession’s competency-based minimum standards of practice at all times.
Are you currently looking for something a bit different, would you like to dip your toes into public health? Are you currenlty working with NDIS but feel you would like a link to a health service for ongoing PD and development opportunities? We are currently seeking qualified experienced Occupational Therapists to join our team in a casual capacity. We are interested in someone who has capacity to work either during weekdays or at the weekend. Our service is continuing to expand and there and endless opportunities that present through our organisation. The areas of work include emergency department, general medicine, burns and trauma, neurosciences, hand therapy, and acquired brain injury. The successful applicants will be responsible for clinical service provision within the allocated stream in the Alfred Health occupational therapy service and units.
Experience in an acute hospital setting
Effective communication and interpersonal skills, professional appearance and manner
Both responsive and proactive in meeting and anticipating customer needs and in providing high quality service
Ability to exercise professional judgement and seek advice and assistance when required/appropriate
Able to give and receive constructive feedback
Effective planning, problem solving, organisation and prioritisation skills
Qualifications / Expericence Required (Essential)
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy or recognised equivalent
Eligible for membership of Occupational Therapy Australia
Registered to Practice with AHPRA
Experience working in a multidisciplinary team
A current unrestricted Australian Drivers Licence
Current Working with Children check DESIRABLE
Minimum of 2 years clinical experience as a Grade 1 Occupational Therapist
Applications to be submitted electronically via The Alfred Health website www.alfred.org.au
For further queries please contact Jane Feutrill on 0408 484 099 or email@example.com
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.