A unique and exciting opportunity exists for the Advanced Clinical Assistant to contribute to total patient management by providing clinical assistance across all Allied Health professions (Speech Pathology, Dietetics, Social Work, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy). You will also undertake other non-treatment activities as required to maintain the efficiency of the rehab program. You will also offer support to the Allied Health Assistant (CA3) position in this service. Duties are delegated by and completed under the direct or indirect supervision of a qualified Allied Health professional.
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 University Hospital at Birtinya.
Key Responsibilities include:
- Provide a defined range of specialised clinical screening assessments for patients with complex needs, as delegated and allowed by testing guidelines and legislation.
- Provide a defined range of treatments for patients with complex conditions, including using decision support tools, clinical pathways and patient guidelines.
- Identify potential changes needed in treatment programs using results from standardised assessment tools and gain endorsement to make these changes following discussion with the supervising Allied Health Professional.
- Provide comprehensive education to patients or groups of patients within defined topic areas.
Remuneration value up to $83 312 p.a., comprising salary between $2617.50 - $2798.80 p.f., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (CA4) (permanent full time position available). Applications will remain current for 12 months. Please note: only applications from candidates will be accepted (applications that may result in an agency fee will not be considered).
Why work for us?
We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.
As a Queensland Health employee, you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.
We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.
You can find out more about why it's so great to work at Sunshine Coast here: https://www.health.qld.gov.au/sunshinecoast/careers
As a Sunshine Coast Health employee, you will receive competitive remuneration and have access to:
A wellness program;
Flexible work arrangements;
Career training and development; and
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APPLICATIONS RECEIVED VIA THIRD PARTIES (RECRUITMENT AGENCIES ETC.) WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED