Employment

Current Positions


Senior Occupational Therapist – Special Interest Neurology

We are seeking a motivated Senior Occupational Therapist with experience in treating neurological patients.

The successful candidate:

  • Will carry a mixed caseload but should have previous experience treating neurological conditions and a special interest to develop them further
  • Will be responsible for staff and student supervision and
  • Will be an active participant in their own and others CPD and appraisal development
  • There will be opportunities to develop leadership skills covering the Allied Health Manager at times, as well as helping with development of OT services.

    To be successful in this role you must have the following:

    • A degree in Occupational Therapy with at least 3 years experience
    • AHPRA registration
    • Previous rehabilitation experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team
    • Previous clinical neurological/generalist rehabilitation experience
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Strong leadership skills with previous experience supervising staff
    • Sound evidence of CPD activity demonstrating an interest in neurology
    • Previous experience with the Saebo and/or upper limb splinting would be highly desirable
    • Please contact Heidi Roland-Kenn, Allied Health Manager, to discuss the position further on 02 8585 4923. Closing date COB 23rd June 2017.

      Social Worker / Discharge Planner

      We are looking for a permanent part- time experienced Social Worker to join our multidisciplinary team for 24 hours per week (3 days).
      The case load is a mix of neurological, orthopaedic and reconditioning inpatient clients. We also cater for day program clients.

      To be successful in this position you will need:

      • Bachelor Degree/ Master of Social Work
      • Eligibility for membership to A.A.S.W for Social Worker
      • Knowledge of aged care reforms
      • Commitment to Continuing Professional Development
      • Previous experience working in a rehabilitation hospital setting would be beneficial as well as prior knowledge of ACAT, My Aged Care, community and
        residential services

      Please contact Heidi Roland-Kenn on 02 8585 4923 for a confidential discussion or if you have any further questions. A position description is also available on request.

      Please send your cover letter along with your CV to: ahm@metrorehab.com.au or fax: 02 95695249.

      Casual Physiotherapist

      We are seeking a Casual Physiotherapist to join our team. The Allied Health department treats a mixed caseload of neurological, orthopaedic and reconditioning patients. The physiotherapist’s caseload will include inpatient and Day Program and includes weekday and weekend shifts.

      To be successful in this role you must have:

      • A degree in Physiotherapy
      • AHPRA registration
      • Minimum 1 year experience
      • Previous hydrotherapy experience
      • Previous rehabilitation experience
      • Experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
      • Excellent initiative

      Please contact Heidi Roland-Kenn on 02 8585 4923 for a confidential discussion or if you have any further questions. A position description is also available on request.

      Please send your cover letter along with your CV to: ahm@metrorehab.com.au or fax: 02 95695249.

      Assistant in Nursing

      Dynamic individuals sought for the role of Assistant in Nursing . The purpose of the Assistant in Nursing role is to care for and assist patients in their rehabilitation treatment under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The role supports the Registered Nurse in delivering patient centred care.

      You will be supported by Senior Registered Nurses, Nursing Unit Manager, Education Coordinator and a Director of Nursing.

      Essential Criteria

      • Level 3 Certificate and/or 2 years experience as an AIN and/or undergraduate Nursing student
      • Strong customer service focus
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
      • Experience with working in a multidisciplinary team

      Please note applications must include a cover letter addressing the essential criteria.
      You must be available to work at least one shift a week.

      For more information please contact the Director of Nursing on 02 8585 4900

      Casual Exercise Physiologist

      We are seeking an ESSA registered Exercise Physiologist ESSA to join our dynamic team, working with a variety of patients including hydrotherapy.

      The role is available on a casual basis, Monday – Saturday. MetroRehab Hospital’s Allied Health Department treats a mixed caseload of neurological, orthopaedic and reconditioning patients. The Exercise Physiologist’s caseload will be within the Day Program and inpatients.

      To be successful in this role you must:

      • Hold a Degree in Exercise Physiology
      • ESSA accreditation (required)
      • Hydrotherapy experience
      • Previous rehabilitation experience with joint replacement, stroke and reconditioning patients
      • Experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skill
      • Applications to:

        Please contact Heidi Roland-Kenn, Allied Health Manager to discuss the position further on 02 8585 4923 or email CV to ahm@metrorehab.com.au.