OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ALLIED HEALTH ASSISTANT

  • Healthcare and Medical
  • Part Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

Job Description

Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest and most respected operator of private hospitals, Beleura Private Hospital has been providing services to Melbourne’s south eastern suburbs and the Mornington Peninsula community since 1969. In this time, Beleura Private Hospital has established an excellent reputation for its commitment to customer service, staff satisfaction and quality improvement.

Our state-of-the-art 30-bed Rehabilitation unit & Hydrotherapy centre caters for fast-stream inpatient rehabilitation & outpatient day-rehabilitation programs, including orthopaedics, spinal, cardiac and reconditioning.

We’re looking for an Allied Health Assistant to join our Occupational Therapy team on the McCrae Rehabilitation Ward. Duties include assisting with individual patient therapy sessions (including showering and dressing activities), occupational therapy groups, departmental administrative tasks and maintenance of department equipment and resources. In addition, a small part of this position will involve providing support on the acute hospital wards. This part-time position requires a commitment of at least 24 hours per week, Tuesday to Friday, with the potential for additional hours.

Essential Selection Criteria:

  • Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent
  • Experience providing assistance with patient’s personal care tasks.
  • Sound communication skills within a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Sound documentation skills and computer skills in MS Office suite.
  • Valid Driver’s Licence and vehicle.

Desirable:

  • Recent relevant hospital or rehab experience in a similar role.
  • Experience working within an Occupational Therapy Team.

Benefits of joining the Beleura team:
We value our staff and provide a wide range of attractive local and national employee benefits including:

  • Staff recognition and reward programs
  • Regular subsidised social activities
  • Employee Benefit club offering discounted health & leisure choices
  • Access to Ramsay corporate discounts including discounted private health insurance choices, discounted IT hardware & software & travel/holiday discounts
  • Staff Wellness Program and access to a wide range of wellness options
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free car parking and pay rates comparable with the public health sector

This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children in line with our Child Safety Commitment Statement

Enquiries: Please contact Jan Gough, Occupational Therapy Manager, on: (03) 5976 0888 or goughj@ramsayhealth.com.au

Applications: Applications addressing the key selection criteria above along with two current referees, should be submitted via the “apply online” function by Sunday 15 April 2018.

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