Occupational Therapy Job Summary:
Delmont Private Hospital is an accredited 88 bed private psychiatric hospital, located in Glen Iris, with an extensive Inpatient, Day Program and Outreach Service. In addition to General Psychiatry, Delmont offers specific programs for Drug & Alcohol Management and Aged Psychiatry.
We are seeking dynamic and enthusiastic Occupational Therapists (1 x locum, 1 x full time), to assist with our growing Aged Psychiatry Program. Suitable applicants need a vision for excellence, passion for providing quality care and be keen and able to meet the challenges of the complex physical, cognitive, mental health and spiritual issues of our elderly patients and their families.
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Grade 1 / 2
Locum – 3 days per week, Starting ASAP until October 2017
You will need 1 – 2 years post graduate experience however, exceptional new graduates will be considered.
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Grade 2
Full Time, Starting October 2017
The ideal applicant will have 5 plus years of post graduate experience with a good knowledge of general and Aged Psychiatry, Aged Rehabilitation and discharge planning. We are seeking an OT with desire and capacity to move into a Senior Clinical role in the next 12-18 months.
Both positions are excellent opportunities to use / develop OT skills in individual assessment and treatment as well as group work in a supportive team environment. Delmont supports continuing education and supervision is provided. Delmont is a family friendly employer.
Telephone enquiries to:
Helen Chisholm (Senior OT) 9805 7307
To obtain a Position Description and written applications to:
Robyn Baird (HR)
Closing Date: Monday 18 August 2017