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Allied Health Manager

Apply now Job no: 569372
Work type: Full time temp
Location: Beleura Private Hospital
Categories: Management, Allied Health Professionals

Allied Health Manager (OT and SW) – Maternity Leave Cover

Embrace a fulfilling leadership opportunity with Ramsay Health Care!


Contract          : 12 Months (Starting August 2024) 

Type                : Flexible Full Time or Part-time across 4 days considered

Position          : Experienced Occupational Therapist (OT) or Social Worker (SW)


About the Role

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Manager for Occupational Therapy (OT) and Social Work (SW) Services to lead our dedicated teams across both Peninsula and Beleura Private Hospitals for a 12-month maternity leave cover. This position is integral in ensuring the provision of exceptional OT and SW services, significantly contributing to patient care and overall experience.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide operational and clinical leadership to the OT and SW departments, ensuring high standards of patient care and service delivery.
  • Implement strategic initiatives in collaboration with the Allied Health Service Manager to enhance service delivery, aligning with the hospitals' mission and vision.
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative environment, promoting interdisciplinary teamwork and continuous learning.
  • Manage budgets and allocate resources to ensure the effective operation of the departments.
  • Liaise with medical, nursing, and other allied health teams to ensure integrated and comprehensive care provision.
  • Evaluate performance, develop staff, and provide mentorship to ensure a skilled, motivated, and resilient workforce.
  • Ensure compliance with professional standards, hospital policies, and regulatory requirements.
  • Represent the hospitals in relevant committees, working groups, and external forums to advocate for OT and SW services and contribute to broader healthcare initiatives.


About You

We seek a seasoned health professional with:

  • A tertiary degree in Occupational Therapy or Social Work, with demonstrated management and leadership experience.
  • Proven clinical experience in a healthcare setting and team management skills.
  • Strong leadership abilities to foster collaboration and motivate a multidisciplinary team.
  • A deep understanding of private health care.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency in using information technology and desktop applications, including Microsoft Office and electronic medical records.
  • Knowledge of contemporary OT and SW practices, relevant legislation, and professional standards.



On offer is a base hourly rate of $69.55 + superannuation based on qualifications and experience. Exclusive of penalties and allowances.


What’s in it for you?

Professional Advancement: Recognition, Rewards, Professional Development, and Employee referral programs. Free access to LinkedIn Learning, education scholarships and the Ramsay Leadership Academy to support career progression.

Discounts: Hospital, Allied Health & Pharmacy discounts - you’ll pay less for hospital cover and receive higher extras limits for things like General and Major Dental.

Health and Wellbeing: Flexible work opportunities with the ability to have a say in your roster, Flexible Leave Program, and a free Employee Assistance Program offering access to confidential counselling, coaching and support.

Leisure/Social/Financial: Discounts for leisure travel with selected Hotels, salary sacrifice opportunities e.g., airport lounge membership, self-education expenses, novated leasing and more.


About Us

Beleura Private Hospital, a fully accredited 203-bed facility, is nestled in the picturesque Mornington Peninsula, an hour southeast of Melbourne. Part of Ramsay Health Care, we pride ourselves on our "People Caring for People" philosophy since 1969. Joining our team means becoming part of a global network dedicated to delivering high-quality patient care.



  • Vaccination against COVID-19 as approved by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation
  • A National Police check conducted within the past 12 months
  • Depending on the role, a Working with Children check and proof of immunization against infectious diseases may be required


Enquiries Welcomed!

Discuss this opportunity further with Soon Yeap at or call 0455237375.

Applications Close Date: Friday the 26th of July 2024

Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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