Occupational Therapist – Urgent Hospital Locum

MARS Recruitment are seeking a passionate OT for an immediate locum help patients in a rural and remote hospital in VIC.

Are you ready to make a real difference in healthcare? Our client is seeking a skilled Occupational Therapist to join their hospital on a locum basis in regional Victoria!

Acute hospital experience required!

Our client is offering a full-time locum with flexible length durations, with a preference for 8 weeks or more for an immediate start.

For our interstate candidates, our client offers flights, and local accommodation near the hospital site / usually self contained apartment or Air bnb .

This regional hospital takes pride in their diverse and talented Allied Health team, where over 30 dedicated professionals, including Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Dietetics, Social Work, and Allied Health Assistants, work together to provide exceptional patient care.

As a Locum OT, you'll play a crucial role in a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. Your impact goes beyond the hospital walls, as you help individuals and families on their journey to well-being.

🌟 Your Key Responsibilities Include 🌟

As a registered OT you will provide advice and support to individuals in a hospital-based setting. This is a committed and professional multidisciplinary team with ongoing opportunities to further develop your career in Allied Health.

  • Clinical Excellence: Deliver client-centered assessment and interventions, collaborate with the multidisciplinary team, and be the expert when needed.
  • Multidisciplinary approach: Work as one, supporting patients achieve outcomes and transition from hospital to home.
  • Smooth Transitions: Ensure patients receive seamless care within a clinical environment, working closely with Nurses, Drs and families.

🌟 We Are Looking For 🌟

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy and full registration with AHPRA
  • Extensive experience with demonstrated knowledge, skills and appropriate experience.
  • Extensive experience in acute wards providing physiotherapy to patients within a hospital setting *Acute experience preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal skills encompassing excellent communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and maintain positive professional relationships.
  • Satisfactory Working with Children Check (for all areas excluding Residential Services)
  • Fully vaccinated and boosted for Covid-19 (3 doses are mandatory)
  • Vaccinated with the 2023 Influenza vaccine.

🌟 What's in it for you? 🌟

  • Work alongside a team of passionate professionals and help patients in a rural and remote setting improve health and wellbeing.
  • Develop your skillset in acute inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative environment supporting patients achieve outcomes!

🌟 What our client offers 🌟

  • Highly competitive locum rates + sign on bonus!
  • Accommodation in luxury apartments/ Air BnB
  • Travel reimbursed - interstate flights / travel via vehicle.
  • Diverse caseload - no two days the same!
  • Opportunity to work ongoing locums.
  • Develop your skillset in a regional area!
  • Car available for off-site appointments.

Unlock your potential and secure your financial future with a $500 sign-on bonus when you choose to partner with MARS recruitment- because your success starts here!✨

Does this sound like the right fit for you?

Join a hospital making a positive impact. If you're a dedicated and skilled Locum OT looking to grow in a supportive environment, we'd love to hear from you! 🏥💙

Reach out to Beth Peeney at MARS Recruitment for a confidential discussion on 08 6465 4690 / or alternatively apply online now.

AU$50 - AU$60 per hour + + Super
Sydney, Australia
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