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Occupational Therapist – Community Aged Care

Job Description

About the Company: 

Led by experienced clinicians, our client recognises the importance of customising roles to fit the unique strengths of each clinician. Their model embraces flexibility, spanning across both clinical and community settings. Come be part of an passionate and driven team that thrives on innovation and passion!

About the Role: 

We are seeking a motivated Occupational Therapist for a community-aged role in Melbourne's east and south east.

As an Occupational Therapist, you will be providing a range of individual comprehensive assessments, interventions, and therapies to elderly clients under the CHSP, HCP and other funding programs. Working as a clinician out in the community, you will identify their individualised goals, interventions, and therapies to provide them and their caregivers with support, guidance, and recommendations.

You will also:

  • Provide high-quality and person-centered OT services including assessment and development of comprehensive goal-oriented treatment and care plans, home assessment, equipment prescription, and report writing. Demonstrate a range of intervention and therapy strategies in line with goals
  • Complete detailed reports including home modification reports and equipment applications
  • Communicate with consumers and relevant internal and external stakeholders

Benefits:

  • $100K +super + incentives + KM allowance + employee discounts
  • Salary Sacrificing (care leasing) and pool cars available
  • Work life balance - flexible work hours
  • HCP, STRC and CHSP referrals
  • A comprehensive, structured clinical mentoring and continuing education program
  • Build and manage a team of OTs!
  • A positive and supportive workplace
  • 2 days of study leave and PD allowance
  • EAP

About You:

  • A relevant qualification in Occupational Therapy and AHPRA registration
  • 2-3 years of clinical experience required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Ability to work autonomously with regular formal supervision
  • A passion to drive and make a difference
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop
  • Eligibility to work in Australia
  • A current Victorian Drivers License
  • A current Working With Children Check

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

Refer a Friend:

Do you know a health professional who would be perfect for this role? Refer them and earn a shared $500 referral bonus!

How to Apply:

Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Harriet Yeates - harriet@medirecruit.com or 0403 976 975.

Job posted on: May 24, 2024

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