Occupational Therapist / Clinical Product Specialist

Job Classification
Allied Health
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Newcastle NSW 2300
Posted By
Independent Living Specialists
About the job

Occupational Therapist/Clinical Product Specialist

As a member of our established and caring Home Care team, you will work to deliver the best clinical outcomes for our clients. You will develop ongoing partnerships with fellow clinicians to improve the social, physical and mental wellbeing of clients within the community. The position strikes a balance with managing a clinical referral caseload, as well as undertaking new business development opportunities.


Your Responsibilities

  • Provide expert clinical advice and recommendations on Assistive Technology equipment solutions to clinicians, clients and their families
  • Arrange product demonstrations and equipment trials with allied health professionals and clients within the community
  • Develop, manage and consolidate referral networks and account customer partnerships
  • Collaborate with fellow allied health professionals and clients by conducting clinical education and product in-service events


Required Skills and Experience

  • Relevant qualification in Occupational Therapy with AHPRA registration (desirable)
  • Demonstrated clinical experience as an Occupational Therapist working within equipment prescription
  • Demonstrated experience in providing education and support to health professionals, clients and their families
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and manage a referral network
  • Demonstrated ability to perform to KPI expectations and drive positive outcomes


Required Licences and Compliance Checks

  • A full driver’s license
  • Current National Criminal records check (or willingness to obtain)
  • Current Working with Children check (or willingness to obtain)
  • Current NDIS Worker Screening Check (or willingness to obtain)
  • Australian citizenship or Australian permanent residency
  • Flu vaccination or Medical Exemption
  • Covid 19 vaccination (including booster) or Medical Exemption


Your Rewards

  • Competitive salary package
  • Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs
  • Professional, dynamic and supportive team environment
  • Ongoing individual mentoring and support from management
  • Access to workshops and CPD events from speakers and thought leaders in the healthcare industry including those organised by the ILS Education group
  • Company vehicle
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • On-target Earnings (OTE)
  • Birthday leave day
  • Volunteer leave day


About the Company

Independent Living Specialists (ILS) is one of the largest healthcare equipment providers in Australia. With 48 retail stores, 10 warehouses and 500+ staff across four states and more to come, we are a company on the move. Our growth recognises our industry leadership in solutions, innovation and quality customer service across retail, home care, hospital and pressure care, and configured mobility.


Our clinical teams, made up of 40 Occupational Therapists, are specialists in assistive technology and equipment prescription. Committed to delivering exceptional allied health services, we work alongside the wider allied health community, as well as the general public, hospitals, residential aged care facilities across Australia. In doing so, we champion comfort, dignity, independence and improved quality of life.

An exciting opportunity is now available for a talented Occupational Therapist to join our growing clinical team. Move your career forward with ILS!


Why work with us?

Along with all of the great benefits above, we’re just a lovely bunch of people to work with who truly love what we do. You’ll see it from every department - we only employ people who are genuinely passionate about their role and want to get things done. We have OT's in our Executive and National Management Team. It’s awesome to be a part of a family-own and led company, that has the drive to succeed and takes pride in providing a high-quality service.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing clinical team in a role that offers a perfect balance of clinical prescription of assistive technology, and referral network organisation business development. If you are looking to work with a dynamic company that rewards excellence and values your unique contributions, then this role is perfect for you!


Job Classification
Job Location (Area or Region)
Job Type
Business Type
Allied Health Practice
Job Title
Occupational Therapist / Clinical Product Specialist
Posted By
Independent Living Specialists
Newcastle NSW 2300
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