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Position Details
Reference Number 14071
Position Title Occupational Therapist - Geriatric Rehabilitation
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District
Geographical Location Nepean
Award Classification NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Occupational Therapist Lvl 1
NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Occupational Therapist Lvl 2
Salary $26.07 - $37.77
Hours per Week 24
Number of FTE 0.60
Purpose of Position * Provision of occupational therapy services to aged care clients *Development of Occupational Therapists’ clinical competence within a supportive clinical governance framework
  Occupational Therapist required 24 hours per week for Geriatric Rehabilitation service. Opportunities to further skills in Aged Care and Rehabilitation, work within a supportive team and governance framework as well as participate in establishment of a new program at Nepean Hospital. People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply. Where required Sydney West Area Health Service will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard. This position is employed with Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health Network.
Selection Criteria * Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills

* Degree/Diploma in Occupational Therapy recognised by OT Australia

* Experience in rehabilitation and/or aged care

* Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team

* Demonstrated effective time management skills

* Current drivers licence

* Commitment to ongoing education / professional development

* Commitment to Quality Improvement
Contact Person Karen Alexander
Contact Number 0247342140
Contact Email alexank@wahs.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 06/05/2011
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view