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Position Details
Reference Number 418209
Position Title Occupational Therapist (Level 3) Neurology F/T
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Concord
Advertised Award/Classification Health Professionals/Occupational Therapist Lvl 3
Salary $95,325.00 - $98,516.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

The position is responsible for leading, guiding and managing the delivery of occupational therapy services to allocated clinical grouping patients in Concord Hospital. As a senior clinician the occupational therapist will be responsible for the provision of an efficient and effective occupational therapy service through the application of high level clinical expertise and knowledge in the management of patients with the speciality area undertaking designated administrative tasks necessary to support service delivery.

This encompasses leadership and management, human resource management, continuing improvement, information management and safe practice & environment

functions, in conjunction with the Head of Department. The post holder is responsible for the clinical supervision and delegated line management of up to 5 FTE occupational Department (or delegate).

 

OUR VISION

The SLHD vision is “To Achieve Excellence in Health and Healthcare for All”.  This embeds concepts of patient and family centred care, equity, health improvement, timeliness and efficiency, recognising that evidence-based service delivery requires highly skilled and valued staff supported by research, education and state-of-the-art technologies.

The SLHD goals focus on patients, staff, community and the need for excellence in services, education, research and organisational support. Central to the District’s workplace culture are the “CORE Values” articulated by the NSW Ministry of Health in our Code of Conduct. As an employee of SLHD you will be expected to uphold and promote these important CORE Values of Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment which inform every aspect of the District’s activities. These CORE values build upon the public sector values of integrity, trust, service and accountability.

For more information please go to:

 

http://www.psc.nsw.gov.au

 

http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/PDS/pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2015_049

 

SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions.  If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

 

Selection Criteria Current National Occupational Therapy registration (AHPRA).

Demonstrated high level clinical expertise , competency and knowledge of a wide range of clinical conditions in the allocated clinical area including working at minimum at a Level 2

Current NSW Unrestricted driver's licence (P2 licence acceptable)

Demonstrated competence in the supervision of staff and/or students

Demonstrated experience with quality improvement activities

Demonstrated experience in the identification of evidence based practice &/or development of treatment protocols

Demonstrated clinical and professional leadership skills
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Susan Gollan
Contact Number 97676270
Closing Date 26/10/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view