Position Details
Reference Number 16587
Position Title Allied Health Advanced Practitioner GEM@Home
Employment Type Part Time (Temporary)
Entity COMMUNITY CARE
Location Colac Area Health 2-28 Connor Street COLAC VIC 3250
Award Classification Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2021 - OCC THER GR 2 YR 1
Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2021 - PHYSIO GR 2 YR 1
Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2021 - EXERCISE PHYS GR 2 YR 1
Hours
Position Summary

Allied Health Advanced Practitioner GEM@Home - Grade 2 
8 Hours per week until 30/06/2024

 

Colac Area Health is a values based organisation providing a unique integrated health service comprising of over 500 employees, providing Acute Care, Aged Care, Community and Allied Health Services.

 

The GEM at Home Allied Health Advanced Practitioner (AHAP) role is held by an experienced Allied Health Therapist, operating at an advanced scope of practice to perform additional tasks identified as being transferable between professionals to deliver high quality care to Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) at Home patients.

 

What’s required? 

  • Registered Clinician with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or eligible for AASW/DA/SPA/ESSA membership.
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise in assessment, care coordination or case management in aged, hospital or community services.
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise or willing to complete competency training to deliver transferable care across nursing, occupational and physiotherapy scope of practice.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
  • Skill in the evaluation and implementation of evidence-based practice and modification of service delivery.
  • Experience delivering care in the home environment.
  • Experience providing patient centred care and working collaboratively with clients
  • Ability to proactively contribute to and adapt to internal and external change.
  • Ability to differentiate, accept and exercise appropriate mechanisms of internal and external communication and accountability.
  • Ability to think conceptually and a commitment to innovation.
  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence and Police Check

Desirable:

Applications close Wednesday 24th August 2022.  


To apply or for further information visit: https://colacareahealth.mercury.com.au 

 

Position is subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and participation in CAH’s Immunisation Program

 

 We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

 

We at Colac Area Health are proud to be totally smoke free

Selection Criteria Essential: • Registered Clinician with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or eligible for AASW/DA/SPA/ESSA membership.
Essential: • Demonstrated clinical expertise in assessment, care coordination or case management in aged, hospital or community services.
Essential: • Demonstrated clinical expertise or willing to complete competency training to deliver transferable care across nursing, occupational and physiotherapy scope of practice.
Essential: • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
Essential: • Experience delivering care in the home environment.
Essential: • Experience providing patient centred care and working collaboratively with clients
Essential: • Ability to proactively and professionally contribute to and adapt to internal and external change.
Essential: • Skill in the evaluation and implementation of evidence-based practice and modification of service delivery.
Essential: • Ability to differentiate, accept and exercise appropriate mechanisms of internal and external communication and accountability.
Essential: • Ability to think conceptually and a commitment to innovation.
Essential: • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence and Police Check
Desirable: • Current registration as a SWEP (State-Wide Equipment Program) prescriber (minimum Green prescriber level) https://swep.bhs.org.au/register.php.
Contact Person Kay Widdicombe
Contact Number 52325350
Closing Date 24/08/2022
Position Description
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