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Occupational Therapist

Advertiser: St Lucy's SchoolMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
18 Jun 2018
Location
Sydney, North Shore & Northern Beaches
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation
Occupational Therapist

St Lucy's School
Excellence in education for children with disabilities

5 DAYS PER WEEK WITH ONE WEEK PER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Commencing July 2018

The role of the Occupational Therapist at St Lucy’s School is to assist students to access all areas of the curriculum to the best of their ability and to enhance the teaching of fine and gross motor skills across the school.  The Occupational Therapist collaborates closely with the classroom teachers and teacher aides to set goals, and supports the assessment of the achievement of those goals.

The Occupational Therapist provides support to the students at St Lucy’s base school at Wahroonga, as well as the 3 satellite classes located at Narrabeen and Narraweena.

This position reports to the Head of Therapy services.  The Occupational Therapist is a member of the Therapy Team which includes, Speech Pathologist, a School Psychologist and Occupational Therapy assistant.

Qualities required include ability to collaborate in a team, capacity building, capacity for taking responsibility and showing initiative.  Also required is a commitment to fostering the spiritual development of children in a Catholic environment.

Applicants must have a WWC (Working With Children) check and a Drivers Licence and own vehicle for travel.

Minimum 2 years’ disability paediatric experience essential.  Experience in a school environment preferred but not essential.

Salary dependent on experience.

A job description can be emailed upon request.  Please send a complete CV with the names of two confidential referees with an accompanying letter to:

Mr Steve Davies
Head of Therapy Services
Steved@stlucys.nsw.edu.au

Applications close: Friday 15 June 2018

Veritas St Lucy's

St Lucy's School
Excellence in education for children with disabilities

5 DAYS PER WEEK WITH ONE WEEK PER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Commencing July 2018

The role of the Occupational Therapist at St Lucy’s School is to assist students to access all areas of the curriculum to the best of their ability and to enhance the teaching of fine and gross motor skills across the school.  The Occupational Therapist collaborates closely with the classroom teachers and teacher aides to set goals, and supports the assessment of the achievement of those goals.

The Occupational Therapist provides support to the students at St Lucy’s base school at Wahroonga, as well as the 3 satellite classes located at Narrabeen and Narraweena.

This position reports to the Head of Therapy services.  The Occupational Therapist is a member of the Therapy Team which includes, Speech Pathologist, a School Psychologist and Occupational Therapy assistant.

Qualities required include ability to collaborate in a team, capacity building, capacity for taking responsibility and showing initiative.  Also required is a commitment to fostering the spiritual development of children in a Catholic environment.

Applicants must have a WWC (Working With Children) check and a Drivers Licence and own vehicle for travel.

Minimum 2 years’ disability paediatric experience essential.  Experience in a school environment preferred but not essential.

Salary dependent on experience.

A job description can be emailed upon request.  Please send a complete CV with the names of two confidential referees with an accompanying letter to:

Mr Steve Davies
Head of Therapy Services
Steved@stlucys.nsw.edu.au

Applications close: Friday 15 June 2018

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