Occupational Therapists

Location: Brisbane
Area: Southern Suburbs & Logan
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $70,000 - $90,000 per annum

Our client is looking for an Occupational Therapist to work across the disability sector, servicing a mixed caseload. You will be a valued and supported member of the team where you will help people develop new skills and build a brighter future through the deliver of therapy services that promote positive mental, physical and emotional health; social and economic participation.
We are looking to speak to therapists who are passionate and able to support functional assessments, psychosocial disability and have an interest in positive behaviour support whilst wanting to work towards progressing in that area.
This role will involve:
  • Complete person-centred occupational therapy assessments, using a multidisciplinary approach to assist clients to meet their needs, goals, objectives and aspirations
  • Plan, coordinate and implement a range of creative and personalised solutions to assist people to improve their independence through the delivery of therapy services to children and adults with physical, intellectual and/or psychosocial disabilities
  • Decide which therapy approaches will meet the person’s needs: remediation, rehabilitation, enablement, prevention, and/or early intervention
  • Tailor services to maximise outcomes; considering the person’s family and social life, everyday activities and routines
The requirements for this role include:
  • Degree qualified in Occupational Therapy – applications from newly qualified therapists are welcomed
  • Current, unrestricted registration with AHPRA
  • Experience undertaking evidenced based clinical assessments and providing therapeutic interventions to meet client needs
  • Experience in a community health and/or disability services environment with a focus on people with complex care needs is desirable
  • An understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme and the Quality & Safeguarding Commission would be a huge advantage
  • Build and maintain professional working relationships based on trust and respect, where internal customers see the value of the services you provide
  • Have pride in your work and a passion for working with clients, colleagues, families and others to find innovative and practical solutions that allow clients to realise their human potential
  • Unrestricted Drivers Licence

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: 13/11/2020 11:56 AM

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