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Allied Health Assistant- Grade 3
ABI Rehabilitation Centre, Caulfield Hospital, Alfred Health
Full Time, Permanent role - 2 Positions
40 hours per week, including an ADO
Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre provides rehabilitation services for people with moderate to severe acquired brain injuries including traumatic brain injuries, stroke, hypoxic brain injuries and other causes of non-progressive brain injury. The service is comprised of a 36-bed inpatient rehabilitation service, a community rehabilitation service and a 4-bed transitional living service.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled allied health assistant to provide therapy support services to individuals and groups as directed by the Allied Health Professional/s with which they work. The Allied Health Assistant (AHA) works as part of the interdisciplinary team to provide a flexible and responsive service that works to meet each client’s identified therapeutic goals. The AHA position is a multi-disciplinary focus and as such will work with all allied health disciplines within the ABI team. This position may involve working with clients on the in-patient ward and/or within the community. The AHA will also be responsible for administrative, clinical support and cleaning duties. Effective time management, communication and well-developed interpersonal skills are required.
Qualifications including a Certificate IV in Health (Allied Health Assistant) from a recognised provider are required. Previous experience in an inpatient rehabilitation setting is desirable.
Capabilities of this position include:
Alfred Health’s ABI Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision, opportunities for continued professional development and being part of a friendly and supportive team.
Enquiries to Cath Naismith ph.9076 7423 or email@example.com
Applications to be submitted online via the Alfred Health website www.alfred.org.au
Closing date:17th September 2021
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.