Position Details
Reference Number 25009
Position Title Occupational Therapist G2
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Occupational Therapist
Hours per Week 40.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation. A rewarding opportunity currently exists for a highly experienced grade 2 occupational Therapist with a passion for aged care and rehabilitation.  This a full time permanent post and is based at Heidelberg Rehab Hospital. You will be responsible for the teaching and development of junior staff and students, and will managing a subacute case load of patients with general medical, orthopaedic and neurological care needs. A genuine interest in Rehabilitation and promoting independence is essential. To be successful in this role you must demonstrate outstanding patient centered and evidence based clinical skills and knowledge, be an excellent communicator, and be able to assist the grade 3 OT in the development and clinical cover of the site as directed.

 You may on occasion be asked to work on other Austin health site, as required by service needs, and opportunities to transfer between subacute sites are often available.

 Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check. Austin 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.

Contact Person Meredith Gamble
Contact Number (03) 9496 5105
Contact Email meredith.gamble@austin.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Kay Russell
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 2676
Alternate Contact Email kay.russell@austin.org.au
Closing Date 23/10/2017
Position Description
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