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Allied Health Assistant

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 7 days
    Published on 13 Jan 2021
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  • Job no: 31586
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Allied Health Assistance

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.

  • Allied Health Assistant - Grade 1 or 2
  • Work with the Occupational Therapy team
  • Full-time - 32 hours per fortnight 
  • Based at The Alfred
  • Staff benefits


We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled Allied Health Assistant with an interest in Mental Health to provide high-quality support of patients on the Inpatient Psychiatry Unit. In this role you will work within a strong multidisciplinary team assisting the OT team in carrying out one to one intervention with patients in addition to the organization and facilitation of the inpatient group program and support discharge planning.

The successful candidate will bring a collaborative, flexible, and patient centered approach to the role and shape Inpatient program activity over weekends

The overall objective of the position is to provide therapy support services to individuals and groups as directed by the Allied Health Professional/s with which you are working. 


  • Certificate IV as an Allied Health Assistant or other relevant health-related qualification
  • Victorian Driver’s License is essential
  • Experience in providing therapy support services to individuals and groups as directed by Allied Health Professionals
  • Previous experience, paid or voluntary in Mental Health is highly desirable.
  • Interest in working in Mental Health is essential.
  • Current driver’s licence is essential
  • Availability to work full time is highly desirable.


  • Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
  • Great work/life balance

If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter. 

For a confidential discussion and further information please contact Rosaria Ianelli OT on 0428 992 912

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.


  • Closes in 7 days - 28 Jan 2021
  • Published on 13 Jan 2021, 11:47 PM