Position Details
Reference Number 33004
Position Title Grade 2 Occupational Therapist - PAC/CCHub
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Grade 2 Occupational Therapist:

Post-Acute Care and Complex Care Hub

  • 1.0 fixed term, maternity leave replacement 
  • Exciting opportunity to join our Occupational Therapy team 
  • Parkville location
  • Fabulous employee benefits

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


This Role: provides specialist care to infants, children and their families across both the Post-acute Care and Complex Care programs. Post-acute care provides short term support in the community to infants and children who have ongoing care needs following an acute hospital admission. The Complex Care program is a state wide multidisciplinary service that supports children with chronic and complex medical needs in their home environment.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience in providing assessment and goal directed intervention for patients with complex medical conditions and their families, including referral to community services to address ongoing functional needs 
  • The ability to negotiate with multiple stakeholders in a professional manner 
  • Commitment to evidence based practice, and integration into every day clinical care 
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and within an interdisciplinary team

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, and award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital

Contact Person Susan Greaves
Contact Number 93459300
Alternate Contact Person Ashlee Cruz
Alternate Contact Number 93459300
Closing Date 25/02/2019
Position Description Complex Care and Post Acute Care Position Description January 2019.pdf