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Mental Health Occupational Therapist – Private Practice – Yarra Valley

Job Description

About the Role:

We are currently looking for a passionate Mental Health OT to take on a Private Practice role in the Yarra Valley. 

Our client provides psychological assessment and intervention services to the Yarra Valley and Outer East suburbs of Melbourne, as well as West Gippsland. A values-based practice with values of Community, Strengths Focus, Sharing Knowledge, and Sustainability. Our client is a teaching clinic and provides mentoring and supervision to trainee therapists. 

In this role you will see a range of clients from paediatrics through to older adults. You will also have the opportunity to deliver both individual and group based therapy as well as some community visits. You may have the option to tailor your skill set to your area of interest. 

This is a full-time with the option to do some work from home. Early career and experienced therapists are encouraged to apply!

Benefits:

  • Graduate salary $86K + super and scaled base on experience 
  • Above award salary and profit share available 
  • Extensive induction process and online learning modules 
  • Multidisciplinary team 
  • School partnerships in local communities 
  • Weekly supervision and training provided 
  • Career progression opportunity
  • $1000 PD allowance and 3 paid study days per year 
  • Work from home + some Telehealth

About You:

  • Qualification in Occupational Therapy and full AHPRA registration
  • Mental Health OT area of interest and experience desired
  • Knowledge and understanding of the NDIS
  • Previous experience with neurodiverse and NDIS clients (desired)
  • A passion for high-quality service delivery
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills 
  • Strong crisis assessment and crisis management skills
  • Strong organisational skills and an ability to work autonomously 
  • Highly organised and efficient 
  • Current driver's licence and own car
  • Police Check 
  • Cleared Victorian Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  • Cleared NDIS Worker Screen Check
  • Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us:    
    
MediRecruit provides a specialist healthcare recruitment and career advisory service for Allied Health professionals in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Our dynamic team of recruiters have healthcare backgrounds and are passionate about sharing their expert advice -
  
Clare Jones, Occupational Therapist
Danielle Weedon, Physiotherapist
Eleanor Dwyer, Physiotherapist
Harriet Yeates, Occupational Therapist
  
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How to Apply:  

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Eleanor Dwyer (B. SC, DPT) - eleanor@medirecruit.com or 0407 564 150. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job posted on: May 15, 2024

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