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Grade 1 New Graduate Occupational Therapist - Rotational

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions2 Positions
  • Applications Close AtClosed 3 days ago
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  • Job no: 61323
  • Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy

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.


2 x Grade 1 New Graduate Occupational Therapist - rotational position

Fixed-term position From January 2023 - January 2025

Full time, 80 hours per fortnight (with ADO)

Role to commence in January 2023 once AHPRA Registration is confirmed


The Department

Alfred Health's Occupational Therapy Services operates across The Alfred, Caulfield, and Sandringham Hospitals, with clinical services aligned to Alfred Health's strategic goals and operational performance targets.

The Occupational Therapy Service is committed to the provision of high quality, evidence-based care, and strongly values professional development and clinical supervision. Clinical service provision is focused on inpatient and home-based acute, rehabilitation and aged care streams, for diverse patient populations including emergency, general medicine, surgical, orthopaedic, neurological, trauma, spinal, amputee and burns/plastics specialty units.

The Role

The Occupational Therapist - Grade 1 New Graduate (Rotational) is responsible for the provision of Occupational Therapy Services within a designated clinical caseload, appropriate to their level of experience and competency.  Six monthly rotational positions may include ABI, rehabilitation and aged care caseloads at the Caulfield site, as well as the acute Occupational Therapy Service at The Alfred, and Community Rehabilitation Program (Caulfield). 

We are looking for a recently graduated, dynamic new graduate occupational therapist to provide high-quality assessment and management of patients, commencing within the subacute sector. 

Alfred Health’s Occupational Therapy Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision, opportunities for continued professional development and being part of a friendly and supportive team.

Skills/Qualifications Required

  • B. App Sc (OT), B. Occupational Therapy, MOT prac or recognised equivalent.  
  • Full Registration held with Occupational Therapy Board of Australia (AHPRA).
  • Member of OT Australia (or eligibility for membership).


  • Recent experience working in acute or subacute inpatient services as a student

Staff Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Staff Carparking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym (Alfred Hospital)
  • Child care services (Alfred Hospital)

For more information about the role and expected skill set, please refer to the position description.

If you have any questions about the role please contact Jonathon Hurst (Deputy Manager – Occupational Therapy) on 0408 484 099.


Applications close Sunday 25th September 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.

All Alfred Health employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine and must provide evidence of their vaccination status. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination.    


  • Closed 3 days ago - 25 Sep 2022