occupational therapist - disability service in Sydney

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jacqui oshea, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 90,000 - AU$ 110,000 per year

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location
sydney, new south wales
specialism
healthcare & medical
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 90,000 - AU$ 110,000 per year
experience
1 year
reference number
90M0424763_1605576089
contact
jacqui oshea, randstad
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job description

Our client is an established and well-respected NDIS services provider based in Fairfield Heights, with an enduring reputation of exceptional service delivery and an empowering culture.

Due to significant growth and the maturing of the NDIS scheme, there is an opening for a Psychologist to implement high quality behaviour analysis and support sessions to NDIS participants in their homes, day care, schools and in-clinic. This will also involve working closely with families, caregivers and other allied health professionals who may be involved in the support of an individual.

about the role:

  • Assessing clients' emotional, psychological, developmental and physical capabilities using clinical observations and standardised tests
  • Assessing clients' functional potential in their home, leisure, work and school environments, and recommending environmental adaptations to maximise their performance
  • Planning and directing programs through the use of vocational, recreational, remedial, social and educational activities on an individual and group basis
  • Providing adaptive equipment, such as wheelchairs and splints, to assist clients to overcome their functional limitations

culture and benefits:

  • Supportive and close-knit team with an emphasis on inclusion and diversity
  • Growth opportunity
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • $90,000 - $110,000 annually with relocation support if required
  • A significant opportunity to make a real and measurable impact on the lives of NDIS participants.

about you:

  • Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • 1 year experience working as an OT
  • Demonstrated knowledge regarding Assistive Technology and Equipment Prescription
  • A contemporary, positive attitude towards disability and a passion for working with disability
  • Available to start ASAP or in January 2021

to apply:

  • Apply with your resume to this ad, or send it to jacqui.oshea@randstad.com.au before Monday 30th November COB
  • Or, call Jacqui / Gary on 1300 289 817 for more info and a confidential chat

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

occupational therapy | mobility | assistive technology | NDIS | OT | AHPRA registration | physiotherapy | Sydney | NSW

qualification

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy and registered with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree