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Occupational Therapist


Employer: Lifestart Co-operative Ltd
Work Type/s: Full Time, Part Time
Classification/s: Disability Services, Health Care & Allied Health
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 06 September, 2018.
Applications close: 21 September, 2018. (Expired)

About Lifestart

Lifestart is a leading provider of specialised therapy and support for children and young people (aged 0-24yrs) living with disability. We are passionate about and committed to our vision, that all children and young people are able to participate inclusively and meaningfully in their community.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our team. This is a permanent full-time position supporting clients in the Northern Sydney Region, offices based in Epping and Pennant Hills, NSW. In this position you will play a pivotal role, providing intervention, support and strategies for children and young people with disability and their families.

You will be regarded as someone who; is passionate about supporting the rights of children and families, hold values in working collaboratively with mutual trust and respect, has good problem solving and decision-making skills and are able to act on feedback.

What you will bring

  • A degree in Occupational Therapy.
  • 2+ years’ experience as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Experience working with children and young people with disability.
  • Demonstrated experience working in inclusive environments.
  • Experience in prescribing equipment is highly desirable.

To be considered for this role you must have a current Working with Children Check and valid professional registration (AHPRA). You will also be required to hold a current Drivers Licence and have access to a registered vehicle.

Benefits of working at Lifestart

  • Mentoring, peer support and professional development
  • A supportive and well-developed leadership structure
  • Above award salary, salary packaging (increase your take home pay) and novated leasing
  • Travel allowance and access to the latest technology
  • Opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking organisation within the Disability Sector
  • Be rewarded by equipping children with disability to lead inclusive lives within their community

If you are energetic, motivated and passionate about inclusion and the rights of children and people with disability, apply now to join the Lifestart team.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.