Mental Health Occupational Therapist Therapy Pro PTY LTD

JOB DESCRIPTION

About 

Adaptability Therapy is a friendly and progressive multi-disciplinary allied health team in South East QLD committed to providing allied health services for children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities. We provide a range of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology services to people of all ages, from infants up to those who are ageing. 
Starting from day one you will enjoy workplace flexibility, autonomy and an un-paralleled work-life balance. Our team benefits from a wealth of opportunities to collaborate and learn from each other, as well as from structured development and training opportunities.

The role

Mental Health Occupational Therapist Brisbane  
An exciting opportunity is now available for a Mental Health Occupational Therapist to join our team, working with a diverse caseload and a strong focus on genuine capacity building.

This role is home and community-based with regular travel to client locations and you will provide the highest-quality Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention working with a diverse caseload – please feel free to get in touch to hear about the caseload from one of our friendly Senior OT’s.
We are open to speaking with OTs of all experience levels – early career through to senior.
  
What we offer

  • Flexible and family-friendly workplace – we walk the talk on this! Our team enjoys hours flexibility, so you can juggle the demands of family life with work. Never miss out on an important social, school, or day-care event again!
  • Top of the market salary package – you’ll be recognised for your experience and skills with a substantial base salary and benefits.
  • Supportive working environment, with a focus on quality not quantity – we don’t focus on numbers, we care about outcomes and you will be supported by senior clinicians and management to make sure you are doing the best job possible for your clients.
  • Great place to work – a quarter of our current team were referred by our existing team members. Our fantastic staff retention rates speak for themselves.
  • Additional benefits – you’ll also be provided with a generous car allowance (or company vehicle, if eligible), iPhone, and laptop to ensure you can perform at your best. Our clinics and travel kits are well resourced.
  • Metered caseload – gradual build up to give you a steady and supported start.
  • Job security – we are a well-established practice that has worked hard on maintaining our strong position in the community, giving you the comfort of long-term job security.
  • Growth Opportunities – we are experiencing phenomenal growth and we would like you to grow with us. Opportunities to specialise in areas of preferred practice.
  • Ongoing development – Access to targeted senior supervision program  with multiple senior therapists, supervision and mentoring is encouraged!
  • 3 days paid study leave + CPD Allowance – financial support to attend external training opportunities.

  What you’ll do

  • Provide functional and psychosocial assessments using a range of tools and approaches
  • Design therapy plans that are holistic, centred around a person’s aspirations and define clear outcomes
  • Work proactively to adapt and maximise each person’s environment, reduce barriers, support the development of skills and identify new ways to engage clients and support them to participate and thrive
  • Contribute to shaping and growing the service within a dynamic environment

What you’ll need

  • Current AHPRA registration 
  • NDIS Worker Screening
  • Current valid drivers licence & reliable vehicle (or eligibility to take on a company vehicle)
  • 3 years clinical experience
  • Ability to work independently and work from home
  • Demonstrated commitment to PD, quality improvement and evidence-based practice
  • A professional, warm and open mindset

How to apply
To register your interest in this position, please click the “APPLY” button and attach a copy of your CV and a detailed cover letter outlining your experience against the above requirements.

Don’t have an up-to-date resume? Add me on linkedin and shoot me a message: www.linkedin.com/in/kate-hogan-7298ab176
If you want to have a 100% confidential chat about this role feel free to call or message me: Kate Hogan – People & Culture Manager (0466 638 882)
  
Want to learn more about us?

Established in Queensland and locally owned and operated, Adaptability Therapy has developed a reputation as a high quality provider of multi-disciplinary allied health services supporting people to enhance their independence, mobility, function and happiness.
Our clients typically have complex needs in both physical and psychosocial disabilities and may reside in their own homes, boarding houses, residential aged care and supported independent living facilities across South East Queensland.
Our vision is clear: To enable equitable access to high quality, best practice allied health input to our clients across the community. This includes servicing disenfranchised and vulnerable population groups, as well as complex clients who would benefit from a coordinated approach by experienced clinicians.
To achieve this, we have invested in an exceptionally talented and experienced team of clinicians.
  
Values
We have a commitment to our values, and they:

  • guide our approach to supporting our clients to achieve the life they want.
  • guide our interactions with each other as a team
  • guide our decisions as a business, including the people we hire, the culture we foster and the leadership and role modelling we expect

Hopeful
We hold hope for the people we support, and believe in the intrinsic value of hope to provide strength for people to overcome barriers and challenges to realise the future they want for themselves.
  
Courageous
We stand up or what is right, boldly challenge convention and advocate for those we support with confidence and strength.
  
Creative
We embrace the opportunity to think outside of the box and explore a world of possibilities.
  
Respectful
We accept and honour the uniqueness, abilities, life experiences and diversity of all people, and act with integrity and honesty.
  
Collaborative
We stand side-by-side with those we support, and build partnerships by listening and following through on our commitments.