Aged Care Occupational Therapist

Location: Canberra
Area: All Canberra
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $70,000 - $90,000 per annum

Our client is seeking an Occupational Therapist to join their team in Canberra. Your key responsibilities as an Occupational Therapist will be to provide clinical assessment, treatment and therapies designed to enable your clients to maintain and improve their daily functioning and independence.

This role will involve;

  • The key responsibilities for the Occupational Therapist will be to improve the daily functioning of an adult/aged care community caseload.
  • The Occupational Therapist will develop individualised treatment plans that target identified goals that arise from the assessment process and are developed in conjunction with the child and family.
  • Use your professional judgement regarding liaison and feedback with carers and other stakeholders.
  • Be prepared for all sessions, including resources required.
  • Adopt a range of evidence-based interventions appropriate for use with children and adults, people with disabilities, mental illness and those accessing aged care services.
  • Offer up to 5 client sessions per working day (incorporating some care coordination calls)
The requirements for this role include;
  • Degree qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA Registered
  • Commitment to delivering evidence based practice.
  • Willingness to reflect on, review and challenge current practice and an openness to training and development.
Additional Information 
  • A number of probity checks are required including holding a current working with children and undertaking a National police checks.
To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.
For a confidential discussion OR to find out more about the role please call Natalie Clemens on 0477 808 676.

Date Posted: 09/07/2021 01:27 PM

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