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Graduate Occupational Therapist - Multiple roles available!

Advertiser: Montrose Therapy & Respite ServicesMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
24 Jan 2020
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Full Time
Healthcare & Medical, Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation

About Us

With more than 80 years of experience behind us, Montrose has evolved into a modern, customer focused service provider supporting paediatrics and young people with a disability throughout Queensland. We offer a diverse range of high quality therapy and support services to children and young people in the community or within one of our Service Centres.

Graduate roles available!

We have multiple roles available for registered Occupational Therapists to join our team and work across our Toowoomba Service Centre and related clinics.

These roles are suitable for  New Graduates and we welcome your application!

We offer an immediate start for the successful candidates.  These roles report directly to the Service Centre Manager and are full time.

Montrose are committed to ongoing learning and development, and we have a best practice supervision & mentoring program. It's designed perfectly for new graduates to commence their OT career with an employer committed to fostering a life long culture of learning and development.

Key Responsibilities

As a Registered Occupational Therapist, you will be required to:

  • Provide high quality Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention for clients in a professional, confidential and culturally safe manner, in keeping with accepted best practice standards which include clinic-based appointments and home visits.
  • Ensure integrated service delivery and follow up, coordinating and communicating as required with other relevant internal and external stakeholders
  • Accurate and timely documentation of stakeholder communication in accordance with approved format
  • Accurately and concisely record all customer interaction and workload management statistics to facilitate the analysis of service trends
  • Proficient knowledge and understanding of a range of disabilities and conditions
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with other allied health staff within Montrose Therapy & Respite Services
  • Maintain confidentiality in line with Code of Conduct and comply with all Montrose Therapy Policies & Procedures
  • Adhere to all work health & safety policies and compliant within the ethical boundaries of Montrose Therapy and AHPRA

To have a chat with us about this role you must have:

  1. Mandatory recognised tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy and current full registration with AHPRA as an Occupational Therapist
  2. Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and/or in a sole professional in this environment
  3. Demonstrated ability to provide high quality occupational therapy assessment and intervention for clients in a professional, and culturally safe manner
  4. Demonstrated effective verbal and written skills with particular emphasis on interpersonal communication skills, establishing trust and rapport, maintaining confidentiality and record keeping
  5. Experience working in a multidisciplinary team is preferable
  6. Current CPR Certificate
  7. Current Blue Card (Working with Children and Young People) or willingness to apply for a Blue Card
  8. Completion of the NDIS Worker Orientation Module.
  9. A current drivers' licence and access to a reliable vehicle are essential for service provision.

Working with Montrose

Our point of difference is the amazing team of qualified therapists working with our customers and their families. Being part of the Montrose community means you are making a positive difference to so many lives.

When you join Montrose, you unite with talented and passionate people who share your purpose and unwavering determination to increase quality of life for all customers. You will find a workplace that is collaborative, progressive and passionate about learning and encourage professional development as an ongoing requirements within your field.

  • Great salary and leave packaging options
  • Eight weeks paid maternity leave
  • Modern, high quality workplaces

If you think this is the right fit for you, please click on the
Apply for this job" link and you will be directed to the job application.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an occupational therapist?
  • Are you currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?

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