Position Details
Reference Number 16482
Position Title Occupational Therapist
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 3
AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 4
Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: St. Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay

Classification: Allied Health Level 3 or 4 (depending on successful applicant)

Remuneration Value:  Level 3-4 Position, $47.62-$59.11p/h (FTE $94, 097 - $116,801), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging


St Stephens Hospital in Hervey Bay are inviting applications from Senior and/or highly experienced Occupational Therapists to apply for a permanent full-time position!


As Australia’s first fully digital hospital, St Stephen’s gives the Wide Bay community access to one of the country’s most advanced healthcare facilities. An innovative non-for-profit regional hospital, we’re small enough to provide individualised care, but large enough to cover a majority of health needs – offering access to the best specialists with minimal waiting. In the midst of this state-of-the-art facility, it’s our commitment to person-centred care that truly sets us apart.


About The Role:

As a skilled practitioner, you’ll demonstrate a commitment to delivering person-centred, empathetic care through a best-practice approach to reaching exceptional clinical outcomes.


You’ll work alongside a skilled, multi-disciplinary team that is highly collaborative and supportive of one another and experience the latest in digital healthcare and equipment as part of a new facility.


You’ll present with:

  • 4+ years post graduate experience within an acute hospital or ambulatory setting
  • Experience in Day Rehab desirable
  • Exceptional time-management skills
  • Willingness and ability to manage a diverse acute case load
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Relevant degree qualifications with unconditional AHPRA registration


We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.



Let’s talk:

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 10th January 2020.



Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety. 


Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks, that may include your Right to Work in Australia, National Police Check, Immunisation Check and a Health Screening Questionnaire. Do you consent to this?
Contact Person Dan Richards
Contact Number 41201338
Contact Email Daniel.Richards@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 10/01/2020
Position Description
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