Occupational Therapist - Modifications & Technologies - SE Melbourne VIC

About the Role:

Our client is an allied health provider who has built an exceptional reputation in a short time – known far and wide within the industry for its approach to aged and disability care, it's partnerships and highly trained team. This role will be based in Melbourne's South East and will suit an Occupational Therapist with a passion for assistive technologies, home modifications and car modifications.

In this role you will be given the opportunity to...
- Extend your clinical skills and apply these in the disability and community sectors;
- Form strong client relationships;
- Work as part of an enthusiastic and passionate team, but also autonomously;
- Draw on your interest and passion within the community setting working with NDIS, private and home care package clients;
- Have an opportunity to work with a supportive and passionate company who want to invest in you;
- Expand, develop and review programs according to client needs;
- Complete assessments and provide recommendations and reports on assistive technologies and home and car modifications;
- Complete thorough documentation (including planning and delivering client education as required);
- Keep up-to-date with the latest evidence-based OT practices.
 
About You:

- Full, unrestricted Australian working rights.
- A bachelor's or masters degree in Occupational Therapy.
- Min 5 years' hands-on experience as an Occupational Therapist.
- Current AHPRA registration.
- Eligibility for membership to OT Australia.
- A valid Victorian driver’s licence and reliable car.
- You will have a keen interest in working with people who have a disability and are passionate about empowering others.
- You’re a natural communicator – in writing and in person.
- You enjoy working on your own, but also as part of a team.
- You’re highly organised with strong time management skills.
- You’re passionate about helping clients and supporting their families.
- You’re keen to develop yourself professionally and personal.

Although not a must, it would also be an advantage to have the following...
- Experience in the NDIS sector.
- Extensive knowledge in disability assessments.
- Extensive experience in home modifications.
- Experience in car modifications of benefit.
- Amber or Red level SWEP prescriber.

Benefits:

- Exceptional culture, values and quality standards
- Competitive salary package
- Exceptional training and support and enjoy a great work/life balance.

About Us:
   
MediRecruit is Australia’s premier boutique recruitment destination for medical practitioners and healthcare candidates. Run by healthcare professionals, for healthcare professionals, the expert agency’s primary focus is to encourage candidates to discover ‘diverse careers in health’ throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK.  
 
How to Apply:  
    
Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Clare Jones (B. Occ Thy) - clare@medirecruit.com or 0402 367 899.



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