Job title: Occupational Therapist – MTC | SALHN
Company: Government of South Australia
Job description: Department for Health and Wellbeing
Job reference: 761419
Location: 5042 – BEDFORD PARK
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone
- Southern Adelaide Local Health Network | Flinders Medical Centre | Margaret Tobin Centre -Mental Health Services
- Total Indicative Remuneration: $92,017 – $106,446 p.a. | Fulltime, Temporary up to 31 December 2021 | AHP2
The Occupational Therapist is accountable to the Nurse Unit Manager for the coordination and provision of an Occupational Therapy service facilitating recovery-oriented rehabilitation which facilitates improved mental health outcomes for consumers during acute admission to the Margaret Tobin Centre. The Occupational Therapist will collaborate with members of the multi-disciplinary team, consumers, carers, community health teams and other community agencies in the development and implementation of consumer care plans and undertakes responsibility for the planning, development, coordination, implementation, evaluation and overall standard of Occupational Therapy services delivered at the centre
To be suitable for this role you must be highly motivated and have the ability to engage with consumers who have extremely high service needs. Be competent in comprehensive assessment skills including, consumer needs analysis, mental state assessment recognition of side-effects from medication and risk assessment as well as working collaboratively with all key stake holder to design individual service plans and coordinate comprehensive service provision including rehabilitation programs from a clinical psychosocial perspective, for people who have complex mental health problems.
To be successful it is essential that you meet the minimum requirements of the role outlined in the Role Description.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
For Role Descriptions and contact details see attached below Job Pack.
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.
Expected salary: $92017 – 106446 per year
Location: Bedford Park, SA
Job date: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 07:10:19 GMT