Senior Occupational Therapist

  • Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
  • Full-time
  • Job Status: Full Time

Company Description

Welcome to Ability Action Australia

We are a national therapy services provider. Every day and in many ways, we are here to help NDIS participants – children, adolescents and adults – get more out of life. Our work is much needed, vitally important and life-changing for our clients and their families.

Job Description

This is an important leadership role. You will be putting your exceptional clinical skills to use as you make a difference in the lives of your clients and foster the development of others within the broader team.   

On a daily basis, you will be:

  • Providing 1-on-1 formal supervision and mentorship to Junior OT's
  • Managing an allocated caseload and completing therapeutic services in a timely manner
  • Assessing participants emotional, psychological, cognitive, developmental and physical level of function and capacity through clinical observations and standardised assessments
  • Interpreting findings to formulate treatment goals unique to each participant
  • Assist with guiding, collaborating with and reflecting with allocated New Grad/Junior staff members and/or a student.

Qualifications

About you

We are seeking a person with:

  • Current registration with AHPRA as an Occupational Therapist
  • Experience in delivering person-centred Occupational Therapy services
  • 3 years of clinical OT experience within community, rehabilitation and/or paediatrics
  • A genuine passion for working in the disability sector

Additional Information

What's in it for you?

As you support many, we support you. We offer:

  • Above market salary package + car allowance + laptop + smartphone
  • Access to incentive program, CPD and a 12-month retention bonus for certain locations
  • Comprehensive induction process to get you off to a great start -  'Ready for Action Program'
  • Unlimited career growth options through Ability Action Australia and our parent company, MedHealth
  • Flexible working hours

 

Does this role EXCITE you?? Then, I want to hear from you!

Click on the APPLY FOR THIS JOB button or please contact me, Kimberley Davison on 0428 939 719 or email [email protected] to have a confidential discussion about this role. If you do not have an updated resume you can add me on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimberley-davison-651b75192/

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