NSLHD - Occupational Therapist COVID19 Talent Pool
In the current COVID-19 health pandemic Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) is seeking Allied Health Professionals to provide high quality patient care to the community. As a part of a multidisciplinary team you will be supporting the continuity of allied health care through patient’s journey and support the delivery of optimal care and support with the patient, carer and families experience at the forefront. As a NSLHD allied health team member you need to be adaptable, agile and have the ability to be responsive and flexible to the rapidly changing needs our patient care, service delivery and community needs.
This includes 7 day a week care and rotating shifts. Team members recruited to the talent pool will need to be willing to work across multiple sites/facilities and communities in NSLHD to support patient care and service continuity in response to the demand due to the need to surge and backfill the allied health workforce. Successful applicants may be asked if they are willing to work on special projects or temporarily fill in for staff on leave or secondment.
This provides an exciting opportunity to gain experience working in a range of services. Employment Type : Casual Position Classification : Occupational Therapist Level 1/2 Remuneration : $32.41 - $46.
96 per hour Requisition ID : REQ183569 Candidates will need to meet the following criteria: Consistently demonstrates behaviours that reinforce the CORE Values of our organisation; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. Demonstrates these behaviours with all stakeholders; colleagues, direct reports, as well as our patients and consumers, and those that care for them. Must hold registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.
Proven ability to exercise professional judgement commensurate with years of experience and to establish effectively collaboratively working relationships within a multi-disciplinary team and inter-agency networks. Demonstrated well developed interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders. Demonstrated computer literacy and ability to use health information systems Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage workload demands, meet deadlines and complete activities (including ability to work within scope of practice and seek assistance when required).
Demonstrate skills and knowledge in the provision of Occupational Therapy service to consumers, carers and families requiring assessment, environmental modifications, home modifications, appropriate referral and discharge planning. Commitment to participation in professional development, quality improvement activities and workplace education. Need more information? 1) Click here for the Position Description 2) Find out more about applying for this position For role related queries or questions contact Megan Yeo on Megan.