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Occupational Therapist - Paediatric Services - Latrobe Valley

Employer: Latrobe Community Health Service
Work Type/s: Full Time, Graduate
Classification/s: Health Care & Allied Health, Disability Services, Early Childhood
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 10 September, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

Latrobe Valley, full-time permanent (part time negotiable)

  • Join a not-for-profit health care provider who is getting back to what matters
  • Grade 1 or Grade 2 (Dependent on qualifications/experience)

At Latrobe Community Health Service you’ll be part of a positive and passionate workplace. We’re dedicated to providing you with career opportunities through work that is rewarding and meaningful within the community.

We are currently expanding with new services, a number of exciting paediatric opportunities are available for allied health professionals.

Latrobe Community Health Service (LCHS) proudly boasts the fastest growing Paediatric services in Gippsland. We provide a holistic approach to health for children aged 0-17, their families/carers and the local community to ensure our clients receive the best outcomes possible.

At LCHS, you’ll have the confidence to better practise your profession, organise your life and plan your career. We’ve invested time in understanding which approaches result in good patient outcomes and have set key performance indicators that achieve these.

This unique position will expose you to a wide range of paediatric services, where no two days are the same. You will draw from your already developed assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation skills but will be open to continuous improvement and development.

To be successful, you will require:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA Registration
  • Past experience in paediatrics
  • A Working with Children Check
  • A keen interest in working with children, their families and carers.
How to apply for this job

At Latrobe Community Health Service we want to help you get back to what matters. To see the full position description and to apply, go to

For more information please contact Karen Pettifer, Team Leader Paediatric Services on 1800 242 696.

For recruitment related enquiries, please contact Emma Wilson, Recruitment / HR Business Partner via email

We are an equal opportunity employer and therefore, we will consider all qualified applicants for employment. We are partnered with Job Access and pledged to Soldier On. We are a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and identities, LGBTIQ+ people, people with a lived experience of disability and service personnel and their families to name a few. We will make reasonable adjustments when required. We are a child safe organisation. Successful applicants will be required to obtain a satisfactory security clearance and an Employee Working with Children Check before we can make any offer of employment.

Supporting materials  25169 - PD - Paediatric Occupational Therapist - General - May 2019.pdf