JOB SEARCH
Industry

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date

16

April

Allied Health Assistant - Grade 3

ALFRED HEALTH - Melbourne, VIC

Any Industry
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Allied Health Assistant - Grade 3
  • Full time, permanent and ongoing
  • The Alfred Hospital

The Department

Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victoria. The health service operates three outstanding facilities, The Alfred, Caulfield, and Sandringham.

Further information about Alfred Health is available at www.alfredhealth.org.au

The Role

The Allied Health Assistant - Grade 3 (AHA) works closely with Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy staff to provide a flexible and responsive service that meets each client’s identified therapeutic goals.

The position is primarily responsible for the implementation of individual and group interventions and/or therapy programs in the general medical units, as delegated by the treating Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. This includes the ability to identify potentially suitable therapeutic activities, and plans to progress client intervention within defined boundaries. The AHA will also be responsible for administrative and clinical support functions, which assist with patient management and contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Occupational Therapy Service.

You will be highly organised and motivated to work with the patient population and our occupational therapy and physiotherapy teams.

Skills

  • Demonstrates a capacity to work flexibly across a broad range of therapeutic and program related activities.
  • Implements individual/group therapies to patients, either independently or in teams, as directed by the treating therapists.
  • Identifies potentially suitable therapeutic activities and progresses patient intervention within defined boundaries, as directed by the treating therapist.
  • Provides set education sessions to patients and/or their family/carers upon the direction of the treating therapist (ie. equipment safe use/care, energy conservation, exercises).
  • Assists with maintaining aids/equipment items in safe working condition, and ensures prudent use of aids/equipment.
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License (unrestricted)

Benefits

Supportive team with opportunities to work across acute programs.

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Car Parking (subject to availability)
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services

Applications close Thursday, 29 April, 2021

All enquiries to Sahel Ghasemian Occupational Therapist - General Medicine on 9076 3526 or email: S.Ghasemian@alfred.org.au

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au