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Position Details
Reference Number 92175
Position Title Senior Occupational Therapist/Rehabilitation Coordinator
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity Hunter New England Local Health District
Geographical Location Tamworth
Advertised Award/Classification Health Professionals/Occupational Therapist Lvl 3
Salary $42.68 - $44.11
Hours per Week 6
Number of FTE 0.10
Purpose of Position

To provide effective specialised occupational therapy services for people who have sustained a significant brain injury and their families, within an interdisciplinary team approach. The position is required to provide services whilst clients are in the transitional living unit at Tamworth and to clients living in the community throughout the New England region. The position is based in Tamworth and travel throughout the New England is a requirement of the position.

Selection Criteria Must hold qualifications recognised for registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia. From 1 July 2012, must hold general registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.

Evidence of significant graduate experience and advanced skills in Occupational Therapy Management of adults with traumatic brain injury and their families.

Evidence of effective advanced written and verbal communication skills.

Evidence of effective skills working independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team.

Evidence in providing educational activities to a range of audiences.

Demonstrated competence in computer skills for word processing, emailing and internet research.

Current Drivers Licence (NSW eligibility).
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 Alyssa Rogan
Contact Number 67678392
Contact Email alyssa.rogan@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 19/08/2012
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view