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Occupational Therapist

Advertiser: Cerebral Palsy Alliance3.5472 out of 53.5 overall rating (53 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
26 Oct 2020
Location
Lismore & Far North Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapist

  • Do you want to make a real difference in people’s lives?
  • Are you enthusiastic, versatile and innovative?
  • Keen to work both individually and as part of a supportive team?
  • Just graduated and can’t wait to put your professional knowledge into practice?
  • Or are you an experienced Occupational Therapist looking for the next step in your career?

This is an exciting career opportunity for a dynamic, proactive professional wanting to become an integral member of a close-knit multi-disciplinary team that includes speech pathologists, physiotherapists, and occupational therapists. You will be located in Alstonville and will travel to provide therapy services within the Far North Coast region. Part Time & Full time opportunities may be available depending on the successful applicant.

Our therapy services are based around a family-centred philosophy, in which all team members collaborate to work towards the goals identified by our clients and their families. The successful candidate will possess strong professional and ethical values that align with this philosophy.

You will be a confident communicator, as you’ll be expected to develop great working relationships and partnerships with your colleagues, clients, their families and circles of support. You’ll also be building and nurturing connections in the community on behalf of your clients.

Who are we?

At Cerebral Palsy Alliance, people are at the heart of what we do. Working for us, you’ll find professional, like-minded, supportive people who share our commitment to our clients. We provide exceptional services for people living with a broad range of disabilities, to live their best life. We pride ourselves on our high-quality family-centred therapies and support for people living with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and their families.

In order to do this, we need kind-hearted and reliable people to help make a difference in people’s lives. Does this sound like you?

What we can offer you

  • Flexible, family-friendly culture that will enable you to balance family and work obligations
  • Competitive remuneration package that offers tax free benefits that will increase your take home pay
  • Health and wellbeing benefits such as discounted gym memberships, an annual wellbeing allowance and free flu vaccinations to name a few
  • Ongoing mentoring and clinical support from a senior clinician
  • A supportive and nurturing professional environment
  • Industry renowned professional development opportunities
What will you bring to the role?

  • A relevant university degree
  • Current AHPRA registration or eligibility to join
  • The capacity to work independently and as part of a team
  • A commitment to making a difference in individuals’ lives
  • A good understanding of the rights of people with a disability
  • A current NSW Driver’s licence
  • Working with Children Check, First Aid/CPR certificate or willingness to obtain upon joining
How to apply

If you would like to work for a Not-for-profit organisation, where you are appreciated and where you can take pride in the fact that you are making a difference each and every day, then what are you waiting for? Apply TODAY!
Note: this role is a level 7, 8 or 9 (depending on experience) within the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Allied Health and Related Services role family.
For more information about the role contact Sophie Reynolds, Team Leader Lifepoints on 02 6628 5976.

  • Do you want to make a real difference in people’s lives?
  • Are you enthusiastic, versatile and innovative?
  • Keen to work both individually and as part of a supportive team?
  • Just graduated and can’t wait to put your professional knowledge into practice?
  • Or are you an experienced Occupational Therapist looking for the next step in your career?

This is an exciting career opportunity for a dynamic, proactive professional wanting to become an integral member of a close-knit multi-disciplinary team that includes speech pathologists, physiotherapists, and occupational therapists. You will be located in Alstonville and will travel to provide therapy services within the Far North Coast region. Part Time & Full time opportunities may be available depending on the successful applicant.

Our therapy services are based around a family-centred philosophy, in which all team members collaborate to work towards the goals identified by our clients and their families. The successful candidate will possess strong professional and ethical values that align with this philosophy.

You will be a confident communicator, as you’ll be expected to develop great working relationships and partnerships with your colleagues, clients, their families and circles of support. You’ll also be building and nurturing connections in the community on behalf of your clients.

Who are we?

At Cerebral Palsy Alliance, people are at the heart of what we do. Working for us, you’ll find professional, like-minded, supportive people who share our commitment to our clients. We provide exceptional services for people living with a broad range of disabilities, to live their best life. We pride ourselves on our high-quality family-centred therapies and support for people living with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and their families.

In order to do this, we need kind-hearted and reliable people to help make a difference in people’s lives. Does this sound like you?

What we can offer you

  • Flexible, family-friendly culture that will enable you to balance family and work obligations
  • Competitive remuneration package that offers tax free benefits that will increase your take home pay
  • Health and wellbeing benefits such as discounted gym memberships, an annual wellbeing allowance and free flu vaccinations to name a few
  • Ongoing mentoring and clinical support from a senior clinician
  • A supportive and nurturing professional environment
  • Industry renowned professional development opportunities
What will you bring to the role?

  • A relevant university degree
  • Current AHPRA registration or eligibility to join
  • The capacity to work independently and as part of a team
  • A commitment to making a difference in individuals’ lives
  • A good understanding of the rights of people with a disability
  • A current NSW Driver’s licence
  • Working with Children Check, First Aid/CPR certificate or willingness to obtain upon joining
How to apply

If you would like to work for a Not-for-profit organisation, where you are appreciated and where you can take pride in the fact that you are making a difference each and every day, then what are you waiting for? Apply TODAY!
Note: this role is a level 7, 8 or 9 (depending on experience) within the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Allied Health and Related Services role family.
For more information about the role contact Sophie Reynolds, Team Leader Lifepoints on 02 6628 5976.

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