Occupational Therapist - Grade One & Grade Two

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20181130
Closing Date: 16-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Occupational Therapist - Grade One Position Description.pdf (PDF, 269KB)

Occupational Therapist - Grade Two Position Description.pdf (PDF, 260KB)

Contact: Leah Wiseman, Occupational Therapy Manager
(02) 6058 4592

Position Details


Wodonga Campus

Occupational Therapist- Grade 2

Occupational Therapist Grade 1

Fixed-term, 2.0 FTE total


Albury Wodonga Health, Wodonga campus requires Occupational Therapists to join our Occupational therapy team.


Primary responsibilities of this role are to;


  • Provide client focused clinical services in cooperation with the multi/interdisciplinary team.
  • Provide assessment, treatment / intervention and consultative services to clients.
  • Facilitate the smooth transition of clients through the health care system, liaising with relevant staff and community agencies to ensure continuity of care for individual patients / clients and their families.   


AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.


Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:


  • A qualification in Occupational Therapy or equivalent.
  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Willingness to work weekends and public holidays
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated ability of high level verbal and written communication skills with other health professionals, clients, families and community agencies.
  • Interest in quality improvement activities.


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Victorian Health Professionals (State) Award.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.


Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is unable to support applicants requiring sponsorship 


More information


Please refer to the Position Descriptions (see attachments) for more details on these positions and required Selection Criteria.


Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact, Leah Wiseman, Occupational Therapy Manager  on (02) 60584592


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AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. For further guidance and examples on how to write a response to the key selection criteria please refer to https://careers.vic.gov.au/how-to-apply/how-to-reply-to-selection-criteria


Also ensure you attach a cover letter and a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.


NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email people.workforce@awh.org.au. Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Applications not received via the Vic Government Careers system by the closing date will not be accepted. 


Please note that, in accordance with the advertising requirements in s.91 of the Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020, internal AWH staff will be given priority consideration for the vacancy prior to external applicants. 


Closing Date: 16th December 2018

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