Position Details
Reference Number 43405
Position Title Occupational Therapist – Endeavour Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry Team
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Entity Monash Health
Department Early in Life Mental Health Service
Location Monash Children's Hospital
Position Summary
  • Occupational Therapist -  a fantastic opportunity in child and adolescent mental health
  • High level of skill and professional clinical development
  • Part time, fixed term, 0.2 EFT OT Grade 2 year 1-4.

About the Role

The Endeavour Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry Team is seeking an exceptional candidate for the position of Occupational Therapist.  Endeavour is an expert and specialist assessment and consultation team that undertakes assessments of Early in Life Mental Health Services (ELMHS) clients who show complex neurological, developmental, behavioural, and psychiatric symptoms. The roles in this professional, friendly and top team based at MMC Clayton and Monash Children’s Hospital are highly sought after. 

Endeavour is a part of ELMHS, which is one of the most comprehensive services to be found in the Victorian public sector. It provides a range of mental health services to pregnant mothers, infants, children, adolescents and youth and their families within the Southern Region. The organisational and clinical model has been developed to provide mental health care that is flexible and responsive to the individual and developmental needs of the perinatal to youth populations and their families.  A diversity of experiences await you in joining us and you will find your education and development is supported to enable you to be at your best. Drawing on your knowledge in mental health and leadership you will become a valued part of a friendly and highly effective team dedicated to providing a specialist and intensive mental health interventions to children and youth, who show complex neurological, developmental, behavioural, and psychiatric symptoms.

About You

You are dedicated, passionate and well-formed Occupational Therapist in children & adolescent mental health. You enjoy working with people who face complex issues and have a strong commitment to family inclusive practice. You have great skills in assessments, care coordination, family work and therapeutic, evidence-based interventions. You are have a resilient personality and you are a person who lives our iCARE values of integrity, compassion, accountability, respect and excellence.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Qualifications and relevant registrations in Occupational Therapy
  • Capacity to work independently and within a team
  • A friendly and professional attitude
  • Excellent engagement, relationship and therapeutic skills.
  • Resilience and strong work ethics
  • This is a Mental Health Clinician position as follows
  • OT – Grade 2 year 1-4

Monash Health will offer:

  • competitive salary
  • salary packaging
  • friendly and supportive culture
  • opportunity to experience various teams
  • on-going supervision and professional development

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview. 

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Contact Person
Heather Davey Discipline Senior 9594 1300
Advertising Closing 30/09/2020
Proposed End Date 07/01/2021
Position Documents
Position Description Endeavour OT PD Updated August 2020.pdf
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