Allied Health Assistant – Grade 2

November 24, 2021

Job Location: Melbourne Eastern Suburbs
Employer: Eastern Health
Contract/Temp

Eastern Health
Temporary Part Time

Allied Health Assistant

  • Join the supportive and friendly Occupational Therapy Team at the Peter James Centre
  • Limited term, Part Time
  • Generous salary packaging options 

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

An exciting opportunity exists for an Allied Health Assistant with a Certificate IV to join the Occupational Therapy Team at the Peter James Centre.  The position will be responsible for working closely with the Occupational Therapy team with a wide variety of subacute patients.

About you 

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Completion of Certificate IV (Allied Health Assistant) from a registered training organisation, or recognised equivalent inclusive of Occupational Therapy discipline modules.
  • Well-developed clinical competence and theoretical knowledge base relevant to the workplace.
  • Client centred, customer focused and culturally sensitive in all interactions.
  • Well-developed verbal & written communication skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to work well within a team environment.
  • Well-developed skills in organisation/time-management, planning and priority setting
  • Well-developed computer literacy.

 Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  This offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals
  • Applications will be screened upon receipt

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note: 

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Enquiries: Allison FARLEY
Ph: (04) 1461 1363
Applications Close: 21/12/2021

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