Occupational Therapist

Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast
Healthcare & Medical
Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation
Full time
Posted 24d ago

About the role

Mater Private Hospital Rockhampton has been supporting the health of people living in and around Rockhampton for more than a century. Our heritage listed Kenmore building was purchased by the Sisters of Mercy in 1915 and opened as the first Mater Misericordiae Hospital in Central Queensland on 14 November in the same year.

Today, our 136 bed facility features five operating theatres, a private emergency service and a wide range of specialised clinical services.

Salary range: $46.29 - $50.21 per hour commensurate with experience. The appropriate salary will be dependent on the period of applicable prior experience.

What you'll be doing

The Occupational Therapist will be responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating occupational therapy treatment appropriate to the client’s needs and conditions, and the treatment provided.

Furthermore, the Occupational Therapist shall strive to maximise individual client outcomes and promote their needs within this specialised environment.

About you

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a highly skilled multi-disciplinary team who take pride in providing the highest levels of patient care. 

In order to be successful in this position, you will: 

  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (or equivalent) with eligibility for membership with the Australian Occupational Therapy Association;
  • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (“AHPRA”);
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, care givers and professional colleagues;
  • Effective time-management and proven problem-solving skills; and
  • Candidates must be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident to apply.

Why join us?

In return for your skills you will work with a passionate and driven team that provides high quality patient care. Work hours are flexible in accordance with operational requirements. We are a family friendly employer and give consideration to the needs of our employees. Additional benefits include:

  • Salary packaging
  • Education and training opportunities
  • Employee Assistance program
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Work/life balance, variety, and flexibility

How to apply

Apply for this positions on SEEK or through our website at Careers in Central Queensland - Mater where you can find more information about this vacancy. This position is listed on our website under Mater Private Hospital Rockhampton vacancies. 

Please note:

  • Stated referees may be contacted throughout the short-listing process.
  • Successful candidates are responsible for their own relocation expenses.


"We are an equal opportunity employer"

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Are you currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an occupational therapist?

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