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Allied Health
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200001GP Requisition #
 

Full Time Occupational Therapist


(Level 1/2) at The Hills Private Hospital

  • An exciting opportunity has opened up for an Occupational Therapist seeking full time employment at The Hills Private Hospital
  • Supportive Allied Health team


 


The Hills Private Hospital is a refurbished private hospital with 92 inpatient rehabilitation beds, 19 inpatient mental health beds and Day Rehabilitation Services. We currently offer orthopaedic, neurological and reconditioning rehabilitation programs & group based mental health services. Applicants must be flexible, team oriented and prepared to hit the ground running.


 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessment and treatment of patients to facilitate independence in ADL and quality of life as per Occupational Performance Model
  • Discharge planning including home visits, provision of aids/modifications, and referral to other services in the community as required
  • Fulfill role of case manager as required
  • Referral of patients to groups or other disciplines within the hospital
  • Attendance / feedback of information at case conference and family conferences
  • Communicate with program coordinator regarding funding/length of stay issues and referral to outpatient therapy
  • Liaise with other team members regarding patient care and therapy time tabling
  • Documentation of OT intervention + assistive device / home modification prescription and completion of case management plan and discharge summary


 


Selection Criteria:

  • Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Occupational Therapy or equivalent and eligibility to join AAOT
  • Full registration with AHPRA
  • Neurological Rehabilitation experience ESSENTIAL
  • Sound clinical judgement and clinical reasoning skills
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communication & exceptional customer service skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and also as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Superior time management and organisational skills
  • Current unrestricted drivers licence


 



Closing Date: Friday 30 October 2020


 


Applications & Enquiries: Chris Horley - Allied Health Manager Ph: (02) 9686 0272


Email: chris.horley@healthscope.com.au





To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. Please include a cover letter and a CV along with the contact details of 2 professional referees.


 
 

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