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Reference Number 44450
Position Title Grade 2 Occupational Therapist (Leave Reliever)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Melbourne Health only
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Health Professionals [1]
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  • Grade 2  Occupational Therapist
  • Full Time Ongoing 80 hours per fortnight including ADO  
  • The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.


Your Opportunity:

 An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our dynamic and friendly team. This full time ongoing grade 2 position is based within the Occupational Therapy department of Royal Melbourne Hospital (city campus) and provides clinical cover for planned leave.

  • This position provides clinical cover to acute neurosciences, trauma, surgical and general medicine
  • The role presents an opportunity to consolidate clinical skills across the spectrum of care within a large tertiary acute hospital
  • The portfolio and supervision structures within the occupational therapy department will also provide opportunities for the successful applicant to participate in clinical governance activities, including quality and research projects
  • This role is supported by an allied health assistant, large department of grade 1 and 2 occupational therapists, grade 3 stream leaders and grade 4 leader in occupational therapy research

Melbourne Health values personal growth and development and is committed to lifelong learning of all allied health staff.


About You:

  • The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent multidisciplinary team skills and will have a well-developed understanding of health and occupational performance issues for clients within acute care.
  • Continuing professional development opportunities are offered within both the surgical stream and the broader occupational therapy department.


  • A rewarding career offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement including mentorship and leadership programs.
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.
  • Salary packaging options, monthly ADOs (That’s an additional day off every month!).



Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au  If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us.  We look forward to hearing from you.


Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.


We build teams that embrace our values – caring, excellence, integrity, respect, and unity.


Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning

Contact Person Eloise Thompson
Contact Number 93427440
Alternate Contact Person Louise Mogg
Alternate Contact Number 93427440
Closing Date 15/10/2018
Position Description
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