SWSLHD: Proposed restructure, Allied Health in Mental Health Services

  • Published March 13, 2023

SWSLHD is proposing a restructure of the Allied Health structure within the Mental Health Service.

The proposal includes the establishment of a Mental Health Senior Occupational Therapist Lvl 6 position and the realignment of existing Occupational Therapist and Diversional Therapist positions, including a change in reporting lines for these positions.

You can view the correspondence at the below links:

  1. Letter to HSU
  2. Occupational Therapist Level 6 Position Description
  3. Organisational Structure (Current and Proposed)

What do you think?

It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by 23 March 2023, using the subject line SWSLHD Allied Health in Mental Health Restructure.

If no members raise concerns, the Union may take no action in response to the proposal.

Your union at work

Everyone affected by these changes needs to be a union member. Members deserve to have control over their working lives. Tell your colleagues now is the time to join.

New members can join at www.hsu.asn.au/join or call 1300 478 679.