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Interdisciplinary Practice Clinician, Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Apply now Job no: 646348
Work type: Part time
Location: Adelaide Metro Northern
Categories: Allied and Scientific Health, Nursing/Midwifery

  • Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre
  • Indicative Total Remuneration  AHP-2  $86,052/$99,495      RN-2  $85,595/$109,183
  • Temporary up to 22/2/19 and part-time working 22.50 hours per week
  • The role of the IDP clinician is to support the coordination of rehabilitation processes, referrals and discharge plans for SASCIS clients on the subacute rehabilitation unit.
  • Working collaboratively with the multidisciplinary SASCIS team, patients and their families/carers,  the IDP clinician will help ensure family meetings, goal documents and ongoing discharge plans are efficiently delivered by the team.
  • The incumbent will undertake interdisciplinary screening of patients to assist in identifying broad health or social impacts and issues for goal setting and discharge planning.
  • As SASCIS service needs change, the IDP clinician may work across the patient pathway within SASCIS, including acute, subacute and ambulatory settings. They may also be required to work across CALHN to meet organisational demands.
  • Working in a state wide specialist service, the IDP clinician will have specialist knowledge in the healthcare needs and multidisciplinary management of people with spinal cord injury and similar complex neurological impairments. 
  • The IDP clinician will coordinate and lead on development for an effective patient education program and a multidisciplinary team education program in specialist spinal rehabilitation topics.
  • Appropriate Degree or equivalent qualification which entitles registration with one of the following:
    • Physiotherapy Board of Australia,
    • Occupational Therapy Board of Australia
    • Eligibility for full membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers.
    • Eligibility for full membership of Speech Pathology Australia
    • recognised by the Psychology BA and general registration with Psychology BA
    • Registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate and at least 3 years post graduate experiecne

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role. 

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Download File 646348 Interdisciplinary Practice Clinician, Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.pdf

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