Occupational Therapist Spectrum Village- Autism Learning Center

JOB DESCRIPTION

Calling all Occupational Therapists who are looking for a seaside change overlooking the beautiful Fraser Island!

Our growing clinic means we are looking to expand our team.

If you want to join a supportive, multi-disciplinary team at a privately owned clinic, we can offer you:

– Diversity in your role

– New skills

– Full or Part-time employment

– Generously Above award wage

– a whole lot of laughs and there is no shortage of cakes, cookies, or chocolates in the lunchroom

 

In the role you will:

  • Conduct assessments and therapeutic evidence-based interventions for children with autism from 0 to 18 years old.
  • Develop Individual Plans to support children in developing fine and gross motor skills. This includes anticipated goals, expected outcomes, specific interventions, duration & frequency of the interventions required.
  • Supervise and mentor therapy assistant aides
  • Coupled with assisting the individual needs of each child, families will receive regular training and tools to achieve therapy goals in the home and community
  • Develop and lead group programs for parents and support staff when required

About you:

  • Be caring, warm, fun and enthusiastic.
  • Be a quick learner and excited to learn new skills.
  • Have initiative and always be looking at what can be done next.
  • Be confident in yourself and your therapy skills.
  • Love working as part of a collaborative multi-disciplinary team member.
  • Have an interest in working with children with autism spectrum disorder.

Job Benefits:

  • Full or part-time work with a flexible working schedule for an awesome work/life balance!!
  • Excellent salary package $90 to $110 K + super, per annum
  • Bonus $5,000 per annum CPD/supervision
  • Loads of variety in your week
  • Friendly team and manager to support you
  • Work with animal-assisted therapy dogs
  • Work in a modern designed, child-focused=fun clinic
  • Regular professional development opportunities + career progression opportunities
  • Ongoing mentoring and supervision

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPPRA or Occupational Therapy Australia Membership.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with families, educators and other professionals in the delivery of OT services- particularly with children on the Autism Spectrum
  • Ability to build rapport with clients and families.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic team, bringing your expertise, values and energy to deliver high-quality services to this paediatric client base.

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For further details or a confidential discussion, please contact:
Director Jessica Foster

P: 0407 967 640

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

Spectrum Village- Autism Learning Center

Job Salary

$90,000 - $119,999