Category: 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.
Grade 2 Occupational Therapist
Full-Time (80 hours per fortnight w/ ADO's)
Salary Range: $83,361 - $95,825
Location: Caulfield Hospital
The Caulfield Community Health Service (CCHS) provides a range of clinical and health promotion services for people of all ages who live, work or study within the local community. These multi-disciplinary services are provided in the centre, community, home or via Telehealth. CCHS operates from the Caulfield Hospital site.
The Occupational Therapy position will sit within the Adult Health team and you will:
Provide comprehensive assessments, recommendations and ongoing OT services to clients living at home. This may include complex home modifications and equipment prescription
Develop and implement person centred care plans
Work within a multi-disciplinary team to ensure a holistic approach to client support
Liaise with relevant agencies to coordinate, facilitate and communicate client treatment and outcomes. This could include local councils and contractors to facilitate installation of home modifications, and equipment suppliers.
Plan and manage own workload to ensure adequate time for the achievement of primary objectives of the position
Qualifications / Experience Required
Degree in Occupational Therapy
Registration with the Australian Health Practioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and adherence to continuing profressional development requirements
Registration with the State-wide Equipment Program (SWEP)
Demonstrated occupational therapy clinical experience relevant to the community health sector
Experience in home modifications and equipment prescription
Current Victorian drivers licence
Salary packaging and novated leasing
Health and wellbeing initiatives
Discounted health insurance
Opportunities for professional development
If you have any queries regarding this position, please contact Bern Young (ph: 9076 6666)
Applications close at 11 pm Sunday, 15 May 2022
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.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.