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Occupational Therapist

  • : Ability Options
  • : 11-Sep-2020
  • : Bella Vista NSW 2153

Occupational Therapist

  • Opportunity to join a fast growing, not-for-profit organisation
  • Skilled, multidisciplinary team (OTs, SPs, Psychologists and Counsellors)
  • Comprehensive employee benefits program, including salary packaging

 

Who Are We?

Ability Options provides employment and disability services to people who need assistance to achieve their aspirations and inclusion in the community. We operate services to support people with disabilities and those whose lives are changed as a result of accidents, unemployment and disadvantage.

We are committed to a workplace culture that recognises diversity, equity and human rights. We respect and value the contribution of people from all cultures, backgrounds and beliefs, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander people and people with disability. 


The Role

There is currently a great opportunity to work as an Occupational Therapist in the North West Sydney region, to help begin or further your career with Ability Options. This position is permanent full-time and is open to new graduates or experienced Occupational Therapists.

Ability Options supports a variety of individuals with a disability, across the lifespan. As a valued member of our team, you will work within the scope of your practice to help individuals achieve their goals. You will be well supported by a great multidisciplinary team, have access to regular supervision and be able to further your knowledge and skills through a generous Professional Development budget.

Your role will be diverse and involve conducting clinical assessments and developing individually tailored therapy plans, executing appropriate Occupational Therapy treatment, for both adults and paediatrics. This role also has an exciting opportunity to develop and deliver training packages within our organisation and to outside agencies.  

Essential Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary education in Occupational Therapy and current full registration with AHPRA.
  • Previous experience completing Occupational Therapy specific assessments and therapy supports to a range of individuals.
  • Proven experience working with those with complex support needs.
  • Commitment to people and providing quality services.
  • Minimum P2 drivers licence and a vehicle that is comprehensively insured.
  • Working with Children Check (or willingness to obtain).

 

Desirable experience:

  • Working with billable targets.
  • A solid understanding of the NDIS framework.
  • Knowledge of the Disability Service Standards.
  • Working with individuals with sensory processing needs.
  • Paediatric experience.

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