TCP Occupational Therapist - Flinders and Upper North Local Health network, Community Health

Location: Whyalla/Port Augusta
Salary: $85,665 - $99,241 per annum - Ongoing Full Time - AHP2
Closing Date: 18 October 2022

The Occupational Therapist applies clinical experience, increasingly generalist and/ or specialist clinical knowledge and professional competence to plan, implement and evaluate a comprehensive and integrated range of services, appropriate to the needs of the community. The Occupational Therapist works under reduced clinical direction, and may contribute to the clinical supervision of the less experienced allied health professionals, allied health assistants and students. As a member of a multi- professional team, including health professionals and service providers from other sectors, the Occupational Therapist utilizes a combination of preventative, early intervention, treatment/therapy and evaluation approaches.

Must hold a recognised qualification within The Occupational Therapy profession, and be eligible for practicing membership of Occupational Therapy Australia. Must be registered with the Occupational Therapy Board if Australia and all requirements to obtain and maintain current registration must be fulfilled.

In addition to the annual salary package, we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.  COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

When you join our dynamic workforce you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In The Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working in innovative roles to improve the community's health outcomes and wellbeing.

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref:806552.

Download File 806552 TCP Occupational Therapist Job Pack.pdf

Download File JCS+Occupational+Therapist+final.pdf

Contact Officer: Selina Ashton

Phone Number: 08 8668 7706

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