ACAT Assessor – Psychologist/ Occupational Therapist/ Social Worker

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Svc
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
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An exciting opportunity exists for an ACAT Assessor – Psychologist / Occupational Therapist / Social Worker to deliver Allied Health clinical services as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team, to stakeholders/customers of Queensland Health, in accordance with the goals, policies and requirements of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS).

  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Location: Sunshine Coast
  • Contact Name: Sarah Lofts
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 22-FEB-21

Live, work and play on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Join an expanding Health Service with a culture of innovation, education, training and research, with facilities across the Sunshine Coast including the new University Hospital at Birtinya.

To function as a General Assessor of the Aged Care Assessment Team according to the Commonwealth guidelines while bringing to the role the particular skills and attributes of the specific profession.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate competent knowledge, expertise and skill in the provision of your discipline services commensurate with level of experience in accordance with prescribed professional and ethical standards, existing evidence-based practice and established clinical protocols.
  • Apply clinical judgement to more complex clinical decision making under the clinical practice supervision or professional guidance of a more senior clinician.
  • Participate in quality and service improvement activities to continually improve patient/client care, including the development of clinical practices, procedures and protocols within the work environment.

Remuneration value up to $9733 p.m., comprising salary between $2588.80 – $3805.00 p.f., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (HP3) (2 temporary full time positions available for five months). Applications will remain for the duration of the vacancy Please note: only applications from candidates will be accepted (applications that may result in an agency fee will not be considered).

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