Position Details
Reference Number 18798
Position Title Occupational Therapist - Grade 1/Grade 2
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Nursing Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: VE8 - OCC THER GR 1 YR 2
Classification To: VF9 - OCC THER GR 2 YR 4
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


We are looking for an experienced Grade 1 or Grade 2 Occupational Therapist (OT) with skills and experience in an acute hospital environment. This role is a part-time fixed term position (22.8 hrs/fortnight until end of October 2020).  It is allocated across both inpatient and outpatient services at Peter Mac's Melbourne Campus. Clinical responsibilities of this role will include providing OT assessment and intervention aimed at optimising patients functional performance and discharge planning. The successful applicant will assist in the clinical leadership of the occupational therapy team and provide an excellent standard of patient care within the specialist area of oncological practice.


Selection criteria:

  • Full AHPRA registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • Minimum of 1 years relevant clinical experience
  • Demonstrated interest and experience in acute cancer care


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy (Bachelor, Masters or equivalent)
Essential: Demonstrated interest and experience in acute cancer care
Essential: Solid relevant clinical experience
Contact Person Celia Marston
Contact Number 03 8559 5220
Contact Email celia.marston@petermac.org
Alternate Contact Person Uyen Phan
Alternate Contact Number 03 8559 5220
Alternate Contact Email uyen.phan@petermac.org
Closing Date 02/04/2020
Position Description
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