Opportunity to work for one of Australia's largest social purpose organisation
Attractive Remuneration Package with excellent tax benefits
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12 month contract | Full time | Based in Shailer Park | Parking on site
About the Organisation
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 5,600 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
About the role
An opportunity exists for an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our Disability and Aged Care programs. In this role you will provide support to the South east QLD region.
This is a wonderful opening for a dynamic and creative Clinician with a passion for improving the lives of people. You will be supported by our multi-disciplinary Clinical Services team and will have excellent professional development opportunities.
Provide clinical knowledge and expertise to Life Without Barriers programs
Provide assessments of clients cognitive and learning abilities, health status and behavioural profile, safety and equipment needs
Develop and monitor intervention plans and strategies
Work collaboratively with other allied health professionals
Skills & Experience
Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy and current registration with AHPRA
Demonstrated experience in assessing and planning interventions for clients who are aged or with a disability
Sound knowledge of the National Disability Insurance Scheme
Demonstrated experience in implementing person centred interventions
Experience working in a culturally sensitive manner with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Understanding of a commitment to the principles of EEO, Safety, Cultural Diversity and Ethical Practice
Current Driver License
Knowledge of service providers in the local community
Demonstrated experience in a similar industry
Knowledge base of sensory modulation
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).
Attractive remuneration package with NFP salary sacrificing options
Onsite shared parking options & New Offices
Supportive team environment
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How to apply
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