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Occupational Therapist

  • : Gumleigh Gardens Hostel
  • : 05-Jun-2017
  • : Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To provide support to all residents as required, including but not restricted to introduction and implementation of pain management and complex care programs.
  • To work with the Care Manager and Hostel team to ensure that ACFI claims are accurate and maximized.
  • To assist with the selection of residents for admission for Care and to assess and assist with resident's transitional care issues as required.
  • In conjunction with Care Manager and Hostel Care team, ensure that all assessments are carried out and Care Plans written for all residents.
  • To liaise with doctors and other health care professionals as required, fostering good working relationships and ensuring best possible standard of resident care.
  • Introduction and implementation of pain management and complex care programs.
  • Helping clients regain or enhance their daily lives after specific events.

SELECTION CRITERIA:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy with current registration or eligibility for registration with AHPRA.

  • Able to work as part of a multi disciplinary team, engage in open communication, contribute to a positive team environment and actively contribute to the learning and development of others.

  • Knowledge and demonstrated commitment to Quality and Aged Care Standards.

  • Current First Aid Certificate

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience in providing education, including in-service and on the spot training.

  • A commitment to self development through professional education and training.

  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office

  • Successful applicant will be required to undergo a National Police Check

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Occupational Therapist
Start Date
02-Jun-2017
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Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
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