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Occupational Therapist - Full Time

  • : Alzheimers Queensland
  • : 02-Jun-2020
  • : Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

Occupational Therapist - Full Time

Upper Mount Gravatt

 

Reference: 5087057

 

Alzheimer's Queensland (AQ) is a not for profit organisation with residential and community services across south east Queensland. AQ prides itself on being an innovative organisation that exceeds client's expectations, so that people with dementia, frail aged and their families can have a good life.

Your Opportunity

We have an opening for experienced Occupational Therapist on a permanent full-time basis. As part of our talented allied health team, this role can be based in Brisbane and will travel to clients from Ipswich to Toowoomba. A fully funded Motor Vehicle will be provided to the successful applicant.

You will have the opportunity to support a diverse clientele group, including 50 years+, frail elderly and people with a cognitive impairment, including dementia.

Role Purpose

Your key focus will be across our Ipswich and Toowoomba region, and focus on home care and NDIS. Your aim will be to ensure positive outcomes for clients that enable them to continue living at home and be engaged in their community.

Services provided are:

  • Comprehensive Occupational Therapy assessments and interventions in a community setting
  • Pain treatments
  • The development of individual and group activities using a client-centred approach
  • To design and implement wellness programs
  • Provide staff education through coaching & presentations

Role Requirements:

  • A tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in an occupational therapist role
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated experience in community care and respite settings are advantageous
  • Understanding and drive to make older people lives better within residential and community aged care
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills with a commitment to providing high level customer service
  • Current Open Driver's License is essential and williness to travel to West Moreton and Darling Downs

Your Reward:

  • Generous salary and salary packaging benefits available as a Not-For-Profit
  • Fully Funded Motor Vehicle
  • Work/Life balance with Flexible working arrangements
  • Laptop & smartphone
  • Access to ongoing professional development

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