Paediatric Occupational Therapist – Darwin – Up to $78K Base + Super

Full Time, Part Time
Darwin NT
Posted 3 months ago

Exciting paediatric Occupational Therapy position for an experienced therapist keen to deliver services in clinic as well as remotely!

 

  • Above industry salary + relocation allowance + PD allowance
  • Flexible full or part time working options
  • Interesting and varied paediatric case load
  • Excellent team and management culture with opportunities to progress professionally

 

This national organisation is seeking an Occupational Therapist keen to take on a paediatric caseload.  You will be working within a multi-disciplinary team providing clinic-based and remote service delivery to children with a range of diagnoses. As part of your role you will undertake assessments and provide intervention to your paediatric clients, as well as liaising with families, teachers and other relevant stakeholders.

 

The Role:

  • Undertake assessments and  provide intervention, liaising with families, teachers & other relevant stakeholders
  • The interventions will be carried out in: schools, client homes and in clinic
  • Interventions will have a focus on evidence-based practice and can be carried out one-on-one or to a group
  • As part of the role, you will service remote locations, including service trips lasting up to 5 days.

 

Requirements:

  • Tertiary Qualification in Occupational Therapy (with AHPRA registration)
  • At least 3 years’ experience working in a paediatric Occupational Therapy setting, preferably in community or  rural service delivery
  • Experience with a range of service models including parent coaching and telehealth
  • Experience with equipment prescription
  • Good written and verbal communication with the ability to build rapport with clients and families to ensure that therapy is fun and engaging.
  • Current driver’s license and car
  • Working with Children Check
  • National Police Check
  • Children’s First Aid training

 

Benefits:

  • Above industry salary + relocation allowance + professional development leave and allowances
  • Opportunities for progression
  • Provision of supervision and support in your role
  • Friendly,  multi-disciplinary team

 

This exciting role will provide you with significant support and opportunities for career progression- you will be joining a fun and lively, multi-disciplinary team with a manager committed to your success. The caseload is extremely enjoyable and rewarding, working with children with a range of diagnoses.

For further details please contact Kirstin Symmonds

Phone. 0407 381 250

Email. Click Here

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality.

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