junior occupational therapist in Canberra

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jacqui oshea, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 70,000 - AU$ 90,000 per year

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posted
location
canberra, australian capital territory
specialism
healthcare & medical
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 70,000 - AU$ 90,000 per year
reference number
90M0429755_1605158962
contact
jacqui oshea, randstad
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job description

Locally owned Canberra NDIS and Aged Care service provider requires a Junior OT to join this small dedicated team. The position is permanent and can be part time or full time.

about the role:

Provide mobile occupational therapy services to adults and children over 7 years of age, in and around Canberra. Duties will include:

  • Work with participants who have physical, neurological, cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities
  • Work with Aged Care Clients as well as NDIS participants
  • Plan, develop, and deliver both individual and group intervention programs
  • Assess, plan, trial and prescribe the use of assistive devices and equipment and recommend home modifications
  • Using person centred principles, consult with clients and their significant others to identify and create SMART goals

about you:

  • Full AHPRA registration
  • ACT Working with Vulnerable People card
  • Current driver’s licence with access to a vehicle
  • National Police Clearance or willingness to obtain
  • No experience required, however previous experience in NDIS or as a community OT within a private practice setting is an advantage

benefits:

  • No billable targets, nor is performance measured through financial KPIs
  • Professional development opportunities and on-the-job support
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Above award salary
  • Paid leave over Christmas shutdown period
  • Mobile and laptop provided

To find out more about the employer, the role, or to apply - please submit your Resume to this advert or contact Jacqui on 1300 819 817 / jacqui.oshea@randstad.com.au before Sunday 13th December.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

OT | junior occupational therapist | Canberra | physical neurological cognitive intellectual and developmental disability | NDIS | aged care

qualification

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy or equivalent with Ahpra registration

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree