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Occupational Therapist Grade 2 - Child & Youth Mental Health

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions1 Position
  • Job no: 65928
  • 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.


  • Part-time (3 days/wk) to June 2024 (parental leave backfill)
  • Based in Moorabbin
  • Occupational Therapist Grade 2
  • Portable long service leave from other public health services

About us

Alfred Infant, Child & Youth Area Mental Health & Wellbeing Service (ICYAMHWS)

Alfred ICYAMHWS is one component of the Department of Mental & Addiction Health at Alfred Health. We are a community-based service providing comprehensive assessment, treatment and case management to infants, children, adolescents and young people up to the age of 25 years of age presenting with behavioural, emotional, psychiatric or developmental difficulties. 

The ICYAMHWS Sector Team provides care to children, adolescents and their families within the inner southern region between the ages of 4-24 years. The sector teams manage and co-ordinate the referral and intake into the service as well as offering assessment, treatment and case management. Further services within this sector include single session family consultations, eating disorders program and mentalisation-based therapy.

What you’ll be doing

As our newest clinician, you will provide a full range of clinical casework and other therapeutic interventions within Alfred ICYAMHWS, including formal assessments, individual, family and group therapy and education programs.

This will include assessment (including crisis assessment), intervention and case management services to clients and their families including those with co-morbid difficulties.

What you’ve got

  • Approved tertiary qualifications and registration with the Occupational Therapy Board via AHPRA
  • Development Psychiatry Course Certificate or equivalent (desirable)
  • Australian working rights
  • Have/be willing to apply for a valid Victorian Working with Children Check and be willing to undergo a background check

What’s in it for you

  • Access to salary packaging, discounted health insurance and banking
  • Frequent professional development opportunities
  • Great work-life balance
  • Located close to public transport, shops and restaurants

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

For more information regarding the position please contact Steph Haikal on ph: 8552 0555

Closing date: Sunday, 1st October 2023 by 11pm AEST

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 accordance with the Health Minister's Covid-19 Mandatory Vaccination Order, all Alfred Health employees are required to be fully vaccinated (3 doses) for COVID-19 or hold an acceptable medical exemption. Furthermore, in accordance with the Health Services Amendment (Mandatory Vaccination of Healthcare Workers) Act 2020, health care workers in Category A or B roles (as determined by the department’s risk ratings) are required to be vaccinated against influenza or hold an acceptable medical exemption. 

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au