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Occupational Therapist

Job Classification
Occupational Therapists
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Immediately
Location
Adelaide SA 5000
Posted By
Be Yourself OT
About the job

Full Job Description

This position is for a qualified Occupational Therapist who has a passion for supporting children and their families to reach their full potential. Depending on your interests there can be opportunities for adult therapy services in addition to the paediatric caseload. Your caseload will be working with children from birth to 18 with a range of disabilities such as autism spectrum disorder, developmental delay, intellectual disability and ADHD.

 

Do you love working from home? Me too! With this role you will be based out of your own home and provide services to clients in the community (predominantly southern suburbs of Adelaide) and then finish your day at home. You will have full control over your working hours to meet the achievable KPI's of 4 clients per day. This role is for a full-time or part time employee. Want compressed hours? no problem just ask! You will be provided with an individual resources budget to purchase all of your therapeutic goodies.

 

As a Paediatric Occupational Therapist at Be Yourself OT, you will be responsible for providing holistic individualised therapeutic interventions for the child you are servicing. Liaising with parents, caregivers, school teachers and other providers will also be required in this role.

Some paediatric experience is preferred but all applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

Why Work With Us?

  • Above award wages plus super
  • All resources and assessment materials provided
  • Paid admin time
  • Full control over your own calendar and when you want to work
  • Work life balance is everything at Be Yourself OT which is why YOU control your workday. Compressed hours are an option if that suits your lifestyle.
  • Supporting mental health and preventing burnout is at the forefront of our minds at Be Yourself OT! We encourage mental health days because we all just need some TLC every now and then.
  • Ongoing supervision (to suit your needs)
  • Experience of working with a diverse caseload including children and adolescents across varied areas of need and clinical diagnoses

 

What Are We looking For?

  • Recognised degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Current Working with Children Check and Police Clearance
  • Current Responding to Abuse and Neglect training certificate
  • Clinical Paediatric experience (desirable).
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated skills and knowledge in providing assessment and intervention (regulation, sensory processing, motor skills, self-care skills, play) to children and adolescents
  • Experience or demonstrated knowledge of NDIS
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Current AHPRA membership
  • Valid drivers licence, car and comprehensive car insurance
  • Triple Covid-19 vaccinations

 

Job Type: Full-time or Part time options available

 

Benefits:

  • Work from home
  • Have control over your caseload and provide therapy to your interest areas i.e. trauma, ASD, teens, adults, EI.

 

Schedule:

  • Flexible hours
  • Monday to Friday

 

Licence/Certification:

  • Driver Licence (Required)

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