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Occupational Therapist / Rehab Consultant (assessment / education)

Job Description

Our Client:

Our Client is an industry specialist in providing occupational rehabilitation services in Australia. Their professional allied health team excel to provide a supportive, innovative environment where you’ll help clients achieve holistic rehabilitation goals and set the standard in exceptional care.

About the Role:

We are seeking a dynamic Occupational Therapist for a Rehabilitation Consultant role with a boutique occ rehab company in Newcastle.

In this role you will play an essential role in supporting a diverse range of clients, from children to the elderly, helping them regain their independence and quality of life while building a broad spectrum of experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • CTP (Compulsory Third Party): Assist clients involved in motor vehicle accidents to restore their quality of life.
  • Life Insurance: Support individuals in overcoming physical and mental health challenges to resume their daily activities.
  • Aged Care: Enhance the quality of life for elderly clients by addressing mobility and functional limitations.
  • NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme): Identify priorities and goals to ensure effective use of available funds.

Benefits of this role:

  • No workers comp - more freedom and autonomy working withing the Life Insurance and Income Protection schemes 
  • Assessments without follow up intervention work: Aged care and NDIS assessments 
  • Preventative health education: Health coaching and 'Return to function or return to life'. 
  • Innovative Work Environment: Opportunity to work outside the workers' compensation scheme, allowing for more creative and personalized client care.
  • Dedication to Excellence: Join a team of allied health professionals committed to providing exceptional care and support.
This is a full-time position, however part-time will also be considered.

Benefits:

  • $90K - $120K + super (based on experience)
  • Earn an additional $10K per year based on qualitative and quantitative metrics
  • Opportunities for progression
  • Excellent team culture
  • Mobile and laptop provided to all consultants
  • Flexible work arrangements either work from home or a centrally located office
  • Learning and development frameworks 
  • Billable hours 6/ day

About You:

  • Relevant Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA registration
  • Strong time management skills to independently manage a caseload 
  • Confidence in mentoring and training junior staff
  • Outstanding communication and networking skills
  • Excellent writing skills and experience writing reports
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment 
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team 
  • Australian driver's license and car 
  • 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. 
  
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 - eleanor@medirecruit.com or 0407 564 150.
Job posted on: July 11, 2024

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