Position Details
Reference Number 40478
Position Title Grade 1 Occupational Therapist temporary full time
Employment Type Temporary Full Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

Applications are invited for a Grade 1 Occupational Therapist on a temporary full time basis in this large Occupational Therapy service, which works from a model of person centred, occupation-based practice, supported by a robust staff development and support framework. This position is rotational to a different clinical area every six months, and provides an excellent opportunity to gain and consolidate a wide variety of experience and skills.

To be Successful in this Role you

  • will be registered as an Occupational Therapist with AHPRA
  • have a current Victorian driver’s licence
  • have experience at an undergraduate or graduate level in relevant clinical areas

About Us

Our workforce of over 7,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Hayley Scott
Contact Number 83451860
Contact Email hayley.scott@wh.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Matthew Thorpe
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Mobile Number 0466169841
Closing Date 01/03/2021
Position Description OT G1 PD Generic 09-2019.docx
Application Guide click here to view
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