Occupational Therapist - Hybrid

Location: Malvern
Discipline: Allied Health
Salary: $75000 to $100000
Contact name: Aaron Byrne

Contact email: aaron.byrne@curamoir-hr.com.au
Job ref: 33908
Published: 8 days ago
On Offer:
  • Excellent salary: $75,000 - $100,000 plus super
  • 3 days community, 1 admin day in clinic and 1 admin day WFH
  • Weekly Professional Development
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • 2 day PD leave
  • Opportunity to earn bonus
  • Travel Allowance

The role:
As an Occupational Therapist within our client's organization, your primary focus will be to support families, parents, and caregivers in understanding and navigating the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), empowering them to make informed decisions. In this position, you will also work with client availing of Home Care Packages (HCP). You will plan, implement, and evaluate individual therapy programs tailored to the unique needs of each client, ensuring documentation aligns with professional standards throughout the process. Collaborating closely with patients, families, support staff, and allied health services, you'll play a pivotal role in fostering a comprehensive approach to care.

Your responsibilities will extend to conducting both standardized and non-standardized assessments, generating functional reports to guide therapeutic interventions effectively. In addition, you will assess home and school environments, recommending aids, equipment, and modifications within funding guidelines to enhance clients' independence and quality of life. Communication and education will be key aspects of your role, as you provide pertinent information to clients, families, and support networks, facilitating a deeper understanding of therapeutic processes and outcomes.

Above all, your mission will be to make a tangible difference in the lives of our client's vulnerable community members on a daily basis. Guided by principles of Trust, Compassion, and Care, you'll help individuals overcome limitations stemming from injury, illness, developmental delays, or aging-related concerns. By empowering clients to transition from dependence to independence, you'll champion their personal productivity, well-being, and overall quality of life. While this overview outlines your primary responsibilities, you'll also be expected to adapt to evolving demands, embracing new tasks and opportunities that arise in line with the growth and development of our client's organization.

Essential Criteria
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy or relevant discipline
  • Full AHPRA registration
  • Experience supporting clients availing of NDIS services
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check and Orientation Modules
  • Police Check
For a confidential discussion about this role, please send your resume to: Aaron.Byrne@Curamoir-hr.com.au