Occupational Therapist (502038)
The Occupational Therapy Service is seeking suitably qualified applicants to join our dedicated team of professionals in the Tasmanian Health Service. Come work in a dynamic, fast paced, well equipped department. You will be part of a well-supported team that cares for all patients in the beautiful rural setting of the North West.
A broad range of opportunities are available to expand your skills & knowledge across multiple service delivery areas. We offer rotations through acute, community, rehabilitation, out-patients, and paediatric services. Full time opportunity Work life balance – day work position Inclusive, friendly team Supportive of professional growth Salary $56,443 to $91,518 per annum Classification Allied Health Professional Level 1-2 Award Allied Health Professional (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2018 Period of Employment Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible Location Occupational Therapy – North West Duties To assess, plan and carry out therapy programs in accordance with organisational policies and professional code of conduct, for clients referred to the Occupational Therapy Service.
Rotation across all clinical caseloads in the area will be required including medical, surgical, rehabilitation and orthopaedic inpatients, orthopaedic outpatients, community clients and paediatrics. Assist Senior Occupational Therapists in ensuring that best practice standards are provided to clients of the Occupational Therapy Service at the Mersey Community Hospital (MCH), including actively promoting the role of Occupational Therapy and participation in the education of service users. Essential Requirements Registered with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.
Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration. The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted: 1.
Conviction checks in the following areas: a) Crimes of Violence b) Sex Related Offences c) Serious Drug Offences d) Crimes involving dishonesty 2. Identification check 3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check Desirable Requirements Current Driver’s licence.
Post Graduate qualifications relevant to the delivery of Occupational Therapy Services. Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar vacancies. 502038 Occupational Therapist HP1-2 (March 2020) HPRNL WWCT (2).
pdf 502038 Occupational Therapist HP1-2 (March 2020) HPRNL WWCT (1).doc Applicant Guide.pdf Applicant Guide.
docx How to apply You are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties. Please click the Apply Now button to submit your application. For further information contact Lucie Bramich (03) 6493 6188 lucie.