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Occupational Therapist

Northcott - Wollongong, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
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JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Permanent role (full-time or part time) based in Wollongong
  • $75,269 - $106,761 inc salary packaging + Super + Relocation Contribution
  • the ability to work from home when appropriate to your caseload
Why work for Northcott?
  • We are a friendly, supportive and collaborative team in Wollongong and the wider therapy team across NSW/ACT.
  • A family friendly workplace with flexible hours for staff to manage your home and work lives effectively.
  • Ability to negotiate working from home when appropriate to your caseload.
  • Formalised supervision, peer to peer support and attendance at regular therapy forums, structured internal training and support.
  • 2 weeks paid Professional Development leave including some funding towards approved courses, seminars, etc.
  • 4 weeks annual paid leave PLUS a week of special paid leave and paid maternity leave.
  • Multiple employee benefits, such as discounted gym & health fund membership, discounted motor vehicle services and entertainment cards.
  • Novated Lease Arrangement for vehicle if desired.

In This Role You Will

We require a dedicated and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join our vibrant Northcott therapy team based in Wollongong.
  • Provide a high-quality Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention service that is evidence based and solutions focused.
  • Manage a mixed caseload with complex and varied needs.
  • Be able to work with clients of all ages, their families and carers to identify strengths, skills and goals.
  • Use appropriate assessment tools and methods to assess strengths and areas of development, in order to identify suitable intervention strategies.
  • Be able to deliver therapy in a variety of environments; Clinic, schools/preschools, group homes, homes and via telehealth.
  • Demonstrate and embody Northcott values; ‘innovative, respectful and brave’.
  • Contribute proactively to the ongoing development of professional knowledge and skills within the Occupational Therapy profession.

Requirements
  • Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy and professional registration with AHPRA.
  • Experience delivering evidence based therapy to a paediatric, adolescent and/or adult caseload.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a caseload and administrative responsibilities in an autonomous, efficient and effective manner.
  • An understanding of the NDIS framework and working within a fee for service model is desired.
  • Be able to work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills – written, oral and listening.
  • Be computer literate and familiar with using customer record systems.
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate (including CPR) or willingness to obtain one.
  • Hold a current NDIS Screening Check that is less than 6 months old or willingness to obtain one.
  • Hold a current NSW Working with Children Check or willingness to obtain one.
  • Must have a valid driver's licence and willingness to travel as required.
  • Access to use of own vehicle, if pool car not available (Km reimbursement available).
For a confidential discussion about this position please contact Emma Campbell, Therapy Service Manager on 0478 585 678.

Applications for this position close on 24.06.2021.

Diversity And Inclusion Statement

Northcott actively promotes diversity and inclusion in recruitment and employment. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people who identify as LGBTIQ+, people with a lived experience of disability, and carers.

Reasonable workplace adjustments are available. Applicants should feel free to discuss their needs with Mitch Jeffs on 0431 193 736 or mitch.jeffs@northcott.com.au

Essential employment checks will be conducted.

Wollongong, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical




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