Occupational Therapist

Location:
Liverpool  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Ongoing  
Department:
Clinical Therapies
Salary:
Salary packaging available
Supporting Documentation:

About the Role

 Working as part of our NDIS and Aged Care teams, the Occupational Therapist will be responsible for collaborative client centred goal setting, conducting assessment to inform intervention and measure outcomes, and deliver intervention to enable participation and promote wellbeing for Catholic Care clients.

There are two full time opportunities currently available. This role will be based at our Liverpool site. This position is suitable for new graduates.

About You

To be a suitable candidate for this role, you will require:

  • The ability to undertake the duties of the role in accordance with CatholicCare’s Mission, Vision and Values
  • Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy, and registration with AHPRA
  • Provider number with Medicare and registration with the private health insurance funds (support available to organise this)
  • A demonstrated understanding of current Child Protection Legislation
  • A clear understanding of NDIS and/or Aged Care funding models

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Experience in working with children, adults and aged care clients
  • The ability to plan, implement and evaluate evidence-based therapy programs
  • Experience in equipment prescription and Home Modifications
  • Practice with supervision of staff and students

To be applicable for this role, you will also require a current NSW Driver’s License, access to a motor vehicle (allowance provided) and a WWCC verification

What Can We Offer You?

  • An opportunity to join a rapidly expanding, and outcomes-oriented team
  • Benefits including family friendly flexible working arrangements, additional leave entitlements, access to salary packaging, and an Employee Assistance Program ·
  • Mentorships and career opportunities
  • Supervision and professional development
  • An opportunity to help people and families in need

Click Apply Now to begin your online application!

To be considered for this role, you will need to attach your resume and a cover letter addressing how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the requirements of the role. Applications will remain open until the position is offered to the successful applicant. Applications will be assessed as they are received, so please apply as soon as possible! 

Need more information? Contact Illy Tohi, Acting General Manager on 0455 994 486.

CatholicCare requires the preferred applicant to undertake a National Criminal History Record Check prior to employment and will also require a Working with Children Check.CatholicCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Employer of Choice for Women. People of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply; people living with a disability are encouraged to apply.