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Team Leader Occupational Therapist – Community Paediatrics – Sunshine Coast

Job Description

Our Client:
Our client is a Sunshine Coast-based locally owned and operated provider, dedicated to delivering high-quality allied health services to adult NDIS and community clients. They are a supportive, inclusive and passionate multi-disciplinary team of allied health professionals who value collaboration, diversity, and professionalism.

About the Role: 

We are seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist to take on a Paediatric Team Lead role in Sunshine Coast QLD.

This is a newly created position that requires a passionate, experienced, and driven leader, eager to grow the delivery of paediatric services across the Sunshine Coast. To assist paediatric clients and families meet important goals, we are seeking a qualified Occupational Therapist Clinical Leader with experience in managing a paediatric caseload.

If you are a senior therapist passionate about helping children and teenagers live their best lives, and driven to grow a clinical service and team, apply now!

  • Up to $120K total package (depending on experience)
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Modern, equipped offices with spacious work areas 
  • A positive workplace culture 
  • Support from a skilled team of operational staff
  • Regular social events 
  • Ongoing opportunities for career progression and professional development 
  • Tablet and laptop provided + access to company vehicles
  • The opportunity to grow a new service within a reputable local business

About You:
  • Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA registration
  • Strong ability to assess NDIS clients with a diverse range of acute and chronic paediatric conditions
  • Established OT skills in AT prescription, environmental modification and therapy planning related to this caseload
  • A passion and drive to make a difference
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills  
  • Eager to apply your knowledge and passion in a leadership position
  • Experience developing and delivering projects and a demonstrated ability to build new services is highly desirable
  • An ability to work independently
  • Excellent time management skills 
  • High-level clinical skills and reasoning
  • Accurate and articulate report writing abilities
  • Enthusiasm to grow and expand your knowledge, skill set and career
  • Current drivers licence
  • Current police check
  • Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us:    

MediRecruit is Australia’s premier boutique recruitment destination for medical practitioners and healthcare candidates. Run by healthcare professionals, for healthcare professionals, the expert agency’s primary focus is to encourage candidates to discover ‘diverse careers in health’ throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK.  
How to Apply:  
Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Harriet Yeates -
Job posted on: March 26, 2024

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