Position Details
Reference Number 19574
Position Title Grade 1 Occupational Therapist (part time)
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: AF14 - OCC THER GR 1 YR 7
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.


Your role in our future.


G1 Occupational Therapist, fixed term, part-time (0.5 EFT) – Melbourne (city) Campus

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated occupational therapist to take on a 12 position within the Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy team in a specialist cancer centre. Successful candidates will have experience working in an acute hospital setting and with multidisciplinary teams. Your clinical caseload will be determined upon your commencement.


A structured and supportive supervision model is provided in addition to opportunities for accessing mentoring and professional development.


The position is planned for commencement late January 2021. See position description for Key Selection Criteria. AHPRA membership is required for this position.


Applicants must submit a brief cover letter with 5-10 dot points to indicate why and how you are prepared for a grade 1 position at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in order to be considered for this role. These can be related to professional, educational or other relevant experience and must be specific. A cover letter and CV are essential for application. Please address the selection criteria within your CV or cover letter. Do not send an additional selection criteria document.

For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description (and contact us via email with any queries).



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: Full AHPRA registration (Occupational Therapist)
Desirable: Occupational Therapy experience in an acute hospital setting
Desirable: Experience in cancer care and / or palliative care.
Contact Person Mai-Anh Groves
Contact Number 0385595220
Contact Email Mai-Anh.Groves@petermac.org
Alternate Contact Person Anthea Udovicich
Alternate Contact Number 0385595220
Alternate Contact Email anthea.udovicich@petermac.org
Closing Date 23/01/2021
Position Description
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