Allied Health Assistant
Advertiser: Orange and District Early Education ProgramMore jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 14 Jan 2020
- Blue Mountains & Central West
- Work Type
- Full Time
- Healthcare & Medical, Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation
ODEEP is a not-for-profit, community-based Early Childhood Intervention Service and a registered NDIS provider for children & young people with disabilities and developmental delays and their families in Orange and surrounding districts.
We are seeking Allied Health Assistant’s, in a part time or full time capacity to join our team and are looking for team members who are passionate about working closely with children who have a disability and/or developmental delays, their families, other professionals and the community in which they live and are interested in furthering their professionals skills in allied health areas.
The focus is on functional skill development, capacity building and supporting the child's inclusion into their family and community.
The Allied Health Assistant roles will be diverse and interesting including activities such as, one to one therapy, group work, trans-disciplinary team work, inclusion support in early childhood settings and schools, work within an Aboriginal/CALD community and with children in out of home care.
ODEEP has been operating for over 30 years and is a family-centred service offering flexible working conditions, above award rates, attractive salary packaging options, excellent resources, professional development and a very supportive team environment.
Please address the following essential criteria in your application:
- Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent qualification.
- Experience providing clinical assistance to Allied Health Professionals and to implement therapy programs under the direction and supervision of allied health professionals.
- Ability to maintain excellent standards of documentation and reports related to the provision of therapy programs.
- Good organisational and time management skills.
- Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate with children, parents and carers and other professionals and service providers.
- Excellent work ethics.
Applicants will have a Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent qualification. A current Working with Children Check, National Police Certificate, and driver’s licence are essential.
Further information may be obtained by contacting Kylie Streatfeild by phone 02 6361 4093. All applications must address the selection criteria. Applications must be received by close of business Friday 31st January 2020 and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Do you have a current Working With Children (WWC) Check?
- Do you have experience working with children?
- Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?