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Occupational Therapists – Southern Melbourne Area

About Everyday Independence
With over 40 hubs across Australia, Everyday Independence is a dynamic organisation committed to changing the game for people with disabilities. Working in the social model, our united team of talented change-makers is on a mission to make inclusion possible for all Australians.
  
About The Role
We are looking for Occupational Therapists to provide life-changing occupational therapy to NDIS participants.

We have positions available at our Southern Melbourne Hubs:

  • Bayside Hub (Moorabbin)
  • Peninsula Hub (Mornington)
  • South Eastern Melbourne Hub (Seaford)
  • Southern Melbourne Hub (Hallam)

This position is ideal if you are seeking a full-time position, however part-time would also be considered.

Your Everyday
As an Occupational Therapist at Everyday Independence, no two days will be the same. If you were here last week, these are some of the things you may have done:

  • Working in the social model means you’ll work in diverse settings; from homes and schools to playgrounds, workplaces, and community centres
  • Utilizing an evidence-based measurement tool and your skills in assessment, you’ll create therapy plans and provide life-changing occupational therapy to support participants in achieving their goals and maximizing NDIS funding
  • Work within an interdisciplinary team of passionate and dedicated allied health professionals
  • Building meaningful relationships with the participants and their supports (family, carers, friends)
  • Attend weekly team meetings in the Hub; sharing stories of impact, coffee and laughs
  • You’ll tap into the knowledge and support of your Team Leader and dedicated Therapy Mentor

What We Offer

  • Continuous Learning: Guidance and support provided by industry-leading Occupational Therapists to help you excel.
  • Competitive Salary Package: Attractive remuneration (based on experience), plus additional benefits such as vehicle options, laptop, phone, and performance and loyalty bonuses.
  • Flexible Working Options: Enjoy calendar control and create a week that works for you.
  • Opportunities for Growth: Growth opportunities are endless! Explore clinical mentoring/education or operational leadership career pathways.
  • Supportive Environment: Dedicated operational, clinical and admin support so you can focus on what you do best. Work in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment, collaborating with experts in the field.
  • Everyday Perks: We offer a range of additional perks including pet-friendly hubs, in-house career coaching, professional development budget, wellbeing days, paid parental leave, regular social events and access to confidential counselling services through our Employee Assistance Program.

Who We Are Looking For
At Everyday Independence, our team thrives on shared values and a collaborative spirit. We’re on the lookout for individuals who resonate with our values and can seamlessly integrate into our dynamic environment.

To be considered for this role you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy
  • General AHPRA Registration
  • A positive and flexible approach to work
  • Strong communication skills and a team player
  • Commitment to personal and professional development
  • Valid driver’s license
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check
  • Working with Childrens Cheek
  • Experience working in NDIS/disability is preferred, however not essential.

Join the Change-Makers
Be a part of a team that’s changing the game for people with disabilities and making inclusion possible for all Australians. At Everyday Independence, your expertise in occupational therapy isn’t just valued; it’s crucial in driving positive change for individuals with disabilities.

Apply Today and start your journey as a change-maker in a role that aligns with your passions and career goals.

JOB DETAILS

  • Category
    Allied Health Team
  • Sub Category
    Occupational Therapy
  • Location
    Southern Melbourne – VIC
  • Employment Term
    Full Time
  • Job Posted
    28/03/2024
  • Closing Date
    25/04/2024

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