Occupational Therapist

Location: Sydney
Area: All Sydney
Worktype: Part Time
Salary: $65,000 - $107,000 per annum

Our client is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of children and young people who live in rural and remote communities. They are a north-east Sydney-based non-government organization that provides multidisciplinary health and wellbeing services for children from rural and remote NSW with developmental, behavioral, learning, and mental health difficulties. Our award-winning Community Recovery Team practices a strengths-based, trauma-informed approach and supports children's wellbeing in the wider context of their home, environment, and community.


  
Benefits
  • NFP salary packaging
  • Be part of a specialist multidisciplinary team including Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, and Social Workers
  • Access to individual and group supervision and professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements, including the ability to work from home
  • Remote work
  • Work with a company focused on the health and wellbeing of it’s staff-
  • The opportunity to make a positive and lasting impact in the lives of children in rural and remote communities
      

    Responsibilities
  • Participating in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of Occupational therapy services within the framework of trauma-informed practice and the organization's strategic service goals.
  • Providing proficient caseload management for children attending the service, including assessment, treatment plan development, treatment implementation, treatment evaluation, and discharge planning.
  • Recommending and assisting with the provision of aids and assistive technology as appropriate.
  • Planning, delivering, and evaluating parent and child group programs, as well as professional development workshops for educators and health and social service practitioners.
  • Developing and maintaining effective networks with relevant agencies and individuals and providing services to rural and remote communities via telehealth and outreach.
  • Documenting client records and reports, maintaining service records and statistics, and contributing to quality improvement and research projects.
  • Delivering services in a culturally informed framework and keeping up-to-date with current developments in Occupational Therapy.
  • Participating in professional development and training and comply with workplace health and safety policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining effective communication with all staff and relevant organizations and managing risks
  
Requirements
  • A Bachelor’s Degree qualification – Occupational Therapist 
  • Unrestricted driver’s license
  • AHPRA Registration
  • A passion for working with children and families and being a part of a team 

Additional Information 
  • A number of probity checks are required including holding a current working with children and undertaking a National police checks.
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Why partner with abrs to secure your next role?  

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They’re the very reason we exist, and the reason we’ve returned every single cent of profit we’ve earned to charity.

Abrs is Australia’s only charity owned not for profit recruitment agency with 100% of our net revenue returned to fund programs that assist children, youth and families.
When you engage with abrs to secure your next career move you are participating in an ethical recruitment process that funds programs in the charity space.
Choosing abrs means you are helping us to help some of the most disadvantaged in our communities

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Date Posted: 11/01/2023 07:33 PM

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