Psychologist – Outdoor Therapy OpentraX

JOB DESCRIPTION

At OpentraX, we’re charting new territories in the quest to empower Australians of all ages. Whether facing disabilities, navigating mental health challenges, or on a journey of rehabilitation, we turn barriers into stepping stones. Our spirit is a blend of adventure, outdoor education, and allied health, making every day an opportunity to change perceptions about abilities. Join us in setting a national standard for inclusion, as we help each individual explore the unique tracks of life.

ūüďĻ Get to Know Us:

Program Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I31fDyiS0NY

Working at OpentraX: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrO1VA8ObI4

Available Positions:

  • Gold Coast

 

Role at a Glance:

  • Dive into outdoor therapy sessions through RIDES¬©, HIKES¬©, and beyond.
  • Transform lives with mountain biking at the heart of our unique therapy modalities.
  • Conduct in-depth assessments, curate tailored programs, and offer groundbreaking allied health services amidst nature.
  • New Graduates? We value your fresh perspective! Step forward and apply.

Perks That Matter:

  • Perfect blend of adventurous outdoors and structured office tasks.
  • Small client numbers per therapist: For purposeful, lasting impact.
  • Regular professional growth opportunities with industry frontrunners.
  • Live the dream outdoors, surrounded by nature, everyday – for work!
  • A workplace culture that is equal parts passion, support, and inclusion.
  • Ascend in your career with us – this role will start as Casual for 3-6months with the option to move into Part Time or Full Time as your client load increases.
  • Gear up with the best: iPad, iPhone, bike rack, program bikes, and more, provided by OpentraX.
  • Benefit from 6+ months of comprehensive training and backing.
  • Work From Home available for admin based tasks.

Your Role:

  • Champion OpentraX Outdoor Adventure Therapy Practitioner.
  • Initiate assessments, strategise sessions/routes, and advise on evidence-backed therapies.
  • Cultivate community and connections between participants as well as your OpentraX team.
  • Mentor, guide, and stand by our participants.
  • Contribute to program innovations and our digital presence.

Who You Are:

  • A Masters of Psychology.
  • Proficient with high-functioning NDIS participants: ADHD, ASD, Mental Health, and more.
  • A mountain biking aficionado with at least an intermediate skill set – or willingness to learn prior to your role start date.
  • Knowledge of the NDIS and DVA: its frameworks, standards, and nuances.
  • A tech-savvy communicator.
     

Essentials:

  • Current professional body affiliation (ESSA, OTA, AHPRA, etc.).
  • A reliable vehicle (preferred equipped with a 50mm square tow receiver).
  • Valid credentials: driver‚Äôs license, Working with Children Check, police clearance.
  • Up-to-date vaccination records (inclusive of COVID19).
     

Application Process:

Apply Now with your Resume and Cover Letter. Your Cover Letter must include responses to the following questions:

  • How do you see the person, not the disability?
  • What does being out in nature mean to you?
  • Why does the OpentraX team need you?¬†
     

OpentraX roles are beyond ordinary; they are life-defining. If your passion resonates with ours, let’s journey together. Apply Now.

 

Contact for further information:

[email protected] or 0499 470 557