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Occupational Therapist OT Casu...
Purpose of Position The Casual Pool Occupational Therapist contributes to the provision of flexible and consistent Occupational Therapy services in the Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District.
Enjoy a variety of clinical work and the opportunity to work for periods of time to suit your lifestyle?
Challenges committing to a full-time role? Want to come back into the workforce?
Perhaps working in our casual pool might suit you!
Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District (NBMLHD) offers a positive and vibrant workplace culture plus meaningful professional and career development opportunities. People joining our organization have a unique opportunity to make a real and sustainable difference to the health and well-being of people living within our local community.
The NBMLHD occupational therapy casual pool provides short-term leave relief, service cover during recruitment and for special projects. Positions can be on offer for periods of a few days or up to 13 weeks on a full or part-time basis and may be based at any location within the Local Health District. Opportunities for occupational therapists with post graduate clinical experience exist across all aspects of our care continuum [Hospitals, Mental Health, Child and Family, Chronic and Complex Care and Cancer Care] from time to time and we seek a workforce that is committed to excellence in care provision, making a difference to those in the local community.
Joining the casual pool opens opportunities for skill and knowledge expansion or diversification!
Positions on the casual pool are supported with supervision, mentoring, clinical resources and mandatory/clinical inservice training.
Please download the Self-Assessment document which is found under the Compentency Framework Document below, and then include the completed form in your application.
Check out NBMLHD Facebook and internet site for more information about working within the district and the current programs.
People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply. Where required Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.
We offer great Salary Packaging options for our eligible staff.
Selection Criteria Degree in Occupational Therapy and current Registration with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia [AHPRA] Postgraduate clinical experience as an Occupational Therapist in a health care setting a) Level 1 clinician: Occupational Therapist with less than 3 years clinical experience; or b) Level 2 clinician: Minimum three years clinical experience and ability to work with minimal supervision. Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills High level organisational and time management skills including proven experience in prioritising workloads Demonstrated ability to work independently and within an interprofessional environment. Demonstrated commitment to ongoing education/professional development. Current NSW State driver`s licence (including P1 or above) and willingness to use for work purposes. This may include driving long distances across the LHD