Rehabilitation Consultant – Contract – Veteran client base

Posted 3 months ago

Contracting work available with a veteran client base, ongoing work opportunities + competitive rates of pay with this dedicated employer.

Rewarding contracting role working with DVA clients in Tamworth! Established and well-regarded employer with the potential for ongoing work!

  • Boutique specialist employer providing services to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Good contracting rates in the region of $110 per hour.
  • Great systems, infrastructure, and support to valued contractors.
  • Allied Health owned, family operated & a wonderful culture
  • Opportunity for ongoing work.  

This well-established, boutique DVA rehabilitation provider is currently seeking an experienced Rehabilitation Consultant with availability to take on assessment and case management with DVA clients and deliver excellent services.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our valued veterans. As a confident rehabilitation consultant, you will use your initiative to solve problems and work creatively and collaboratively to secure the best outcomes for your clients!

The role will involve:

  • Case management of Department of Veterans Affairs Clientele with physical and/or psychological conditions
  • Assessment of DVA clients’ rehabilitation needs.
  • Create and implement individual rehabilitation plans to promote successful transition from Australian Defence Force to civilian life.
  • Undertake specific home and activities of daily living assessments.
  • Coordination of return-to-work plans (vocational assessments, functional capacity evaluations) and non-return to work plans (engagement in treatment and psychosocial activities)
  • Delivery of a range of evidence-based early intervention and occupational rehabilitation services
  • Motivational interviewing to enhance engagement in meaningful occupations.
  • Liaison with key stakeholders within a multidisciplinary clinical context.
  • Completion of high-level written reporting.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • Tertiary qualification in Psychology, Rehabilitation Counselling, Occupational Therapy, Exercise Physiology, Physiotherapy or Social Work and AHPRA registration, RCAA, ASORC, ESSA or AASW
  • Injury Management experience gained within an occupational rehabilitation setting.
  • Commcare accreditation preferred.
  • The ability to work effectively on an independent basis.
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal & written)
  • Good relationship-building and time management ability
  • ABN & Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • A current driver’s licence and your own car

In return, you will be offered:

  • Generous contracting rates commensurate with experience
  • Support and respect from the friendly team
  • Interesting & rewarding workload.
  • A large degree of autonomy commensurate with seniority

An exciting opportunity to join this successful, specialist boutique employer in a contracting capacity- You will have significant drive and motivation in your work and take pride in providing a high-quality service!

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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