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Community Occupational Therapist - Launceston, TAS

Healthcare Australia

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Healthcare Australia (HCA) – Allied Health is Australia’s leading provider of Allied Health services to the elderly.
We touch the lives of thousands of clients nationwide and are proud to help individuals get back to doing things that matter to them!

HCA has a Department that is currently involved with the AN-ACC implementation. With its involvement since the RUCS in 2017 HCA has designed innovative models that will give our Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists the opportunity to broaden their scope of practice with programs that are evidence based - while also future proofing their employment opportunities in the aged care sector!

About the role:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Occupational Therapist to join our team to provide quality community aged care and NDIS services.

You will be instrumental in helping our clients gain independence by providing quality assessments and interventions that will greatly assist our clients to stay safe in their homes.

This is a fantastic and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our clients’ journey as they regain independence and a better quality of life.

You’ll also have an active role in mentoring, training and providing clinical support to fellow Occupational Therapists on the team and be involved in guiding and inducting our junior Therapists who are starting their journey in community work.

This is a Sydney-based position and can be full-time or part-time for the right person.

Key responsibilities/ Case load:

You will be a caring and committed Occupational Therapist focused on providing quality care while building meaningful relationships. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team and enjoy the opportunity to support other clinicians.

  • Functional assessments
  • Equipment prescription
  • Home modifications
  • ADL and IADL assessments
  • Cognitive assessments
  • Mentoring, training and supporting members on the team.

What’s on offer:

  • Full-time or part-time
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Location: Launceston, TAS
  • Fantastic support, training and mentorship
  • Flexible working hours and a focus on work/life balance
  • Paid travel between consults
  • Supportive and inclusive multidisciplinary team
  • Career development - clear progression pathways
  • Internal professional development events
  • Leadership programmes
  • $1,000 annual professional development fund
  • $500 Joining Bonus! (T&Cs apply)
  • Staff rewards & discounts offered from a variety of brands and retailers, including major grocery and petrol brands.

What you'll need:

  • Relevant Tertiary qualification – Occupational Therapy
  • Full AHPRA registration
  • Current flu vaccination
  • Valid NDIS National Worker Screening Check
  • National Police Check (valid within 3 years)
  • Driver licence

How to apply:

Please email your CV to may.lam@healthcareaustralia.com.au or call May on (02) 8330 4451 for a confidential discussion.

If you have a friend who you think would be a great fit for the role, get in touch because you'll also get a $500 referral bonus if the friend you refer is successful!
COVID Safety
The safety and wellbeing of our team, clients and the wider community is our utmost priority. HCA is governed by a Clinical Governance Board to ensure we are operating at best practice and abiding by all legislation in relation to COVID-safe workplaces.
Healthcare Australia is an equal opportunity employer.
We looking forward to hearing from you!

Job details
Date posted
11 Oct 2021
Healthcare & Medical
$70k ~ $79k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
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Standard/Business Hours
Health Care Providers & Services
Private Business
Desired education level
Bachelor's Degree
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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