Senior Occupational Therapist I Tasmanian Health Services

25 Aug - 24 Oct 2021

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The Role and the team:

Reporting to the Manager - Occupational Therapy Services, this is a senior position providing Occupational Therapy services to In-patient services including medical, surgical, orthopaedics and paediatrics, and community clients from a broad, rural area.

You will be required to work across both the North West Regional Hospital and the Mersey Community Hospital in North West Tasmania; as an effective member of a multidisciplinary team of 21 members consisting of the Manager, Deputy Manager, Senior and Junior Occupational Therapists and other ancillary staff.

What’s on Offer?

  • Flexible working hours to enable work/life balance
  • Relocation allowance may be negotiated for successful interstate applicants
  • Support for ongoing professional development including post graduate qualification allowance where applicable
  • Subsidised car parking facilities
  • Diverse career pathways including opportunities for secondment into higher duties and access to higher duties allowance
  • Other employment conditions and allowances available under the Allied Health Agreement

Details of Appointment

Multiple Permanent Full Time and Part Time Day Worker positions working up to 76 hours per fortnight

Salary: $94,469 - $105,158 pro rata per annum + 10% superannuation + access to salary packaging


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia
  2. Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration
  3. Other pre-employment checks as listed on the Statement of Duties document

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver’s Licence
  2. Post graduate qualifications relevant to the delivery of Occupational Therapy Services

How to Apply

Applications close COB 26 September 2021. Apply Online here –

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

For More Information (Contact Officer)

Lucie Bramich

Position: A/Manager, Occupational Therapy Services

Phone: (03) 6493 6188 / E-mail:

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