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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 16879
Position Title Occupational Therapist
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity St Vincent's Health Network
Geographical Location Darlinghurst
Award Classification NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Occupational Therapist Lvl 1
Hours per Week 6
Number of FTE 0.15
Purpose of Position

A vacancy exists in the above unit for a highly motivated Occupational Therapist with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care.The weekend Occupational Therapist has responsibility for the provision of Occupational Therapy services to patients across the St. Vincent’s Hospital Campus.  The clinical specialty areas that this position will provide Occupational Therapy services to include: General Medicine/Surgery, Drug and Alcohol, Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery/Transplant, Stroke Unit, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Aged Care, Rehabilitation, and the Medical Assessment Unit.  This position operates under supervision of a week day Senior Occupational Therapist.  The level of direct clinical supervision will vary according to the incumbent’s clinical experience. This position is required to participate in department activities where possible.
The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.
Application Instructions:
St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions. All applicants are required to address the Selection Criteria in their application and should include two referees in their application. Please address your application to the Contact Person listed.
About St Vincent's Health Network Sydney:
St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Sacred Heart Health Service and St Joseph's Hospital at Auburn. We are part of St Vincent's Health Australia, the largest diversified health care organisation within Australia's not for profit Catholic health care sector. As a Catholic health and aged care service provider, our mission is to bring God's love to those in need through the healing ministry of Jesus, with a commitment to those who are poor and vulnerable. We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, and the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks are conducted for all successful candidates. Employment with St Vincent's is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - Policy Directive Immunisation history complies with NSW Health Policy Directive PD2011_005. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.


For further information and to submit an application please go to https://stvincentshealthnetworksydney.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=kDIO8qP4S3A=&jbc=ere


Applications close at 11:45pm on 27th Oct 2017



Selection Criteria Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries

Recognised Degree/Diploma in Occupational Therapy and Current Australian Occupational Therapy Registration (AHPRA)

Previous post-graduate Occupational Therapy experience in acute and sub-acute hospital settings across various clinical areas including neurology, general medicine/surgery, and rehabilitation.

Demonstrated experience in clinical management with the ability to apply clinical reasoning skills and independent professional judgment on routine matters.

Knowledge of current standards of Occupational Therapy clinical practice / Code of Ethics

Demonstrated participation in continuing professional development activities.

Ability to work autonomously and without direct supervision.

Advanced time management and prioritisation skills
Contact Person Daena Wilson
Contact Number 8382 3360
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 27/10/2017
Additional Information (URL) http://www.careersatsvmhs.com.au

Supporting Documents
Position Description
Application Guide