Our client is a small but growing private practice in Geelong, who deliver community-based Occupational Therapy services for their adult clients. They strive to make a positive difference to the lives of the people they work with and the communities in which they live.
About the Role:
Ready to kick start your career? We are looking for a Student OT Assistant to join the team in Geelong, with a view to moving into an OT role once graduated!
Assist with supporting clients (predominantly adults NDIs participants) with intellectual disability (ID), autism (ASD), mental health conditions, genetic conditions and early-onset dementia. Work in a range of settings, including both out in the community and via Telehealth/video-conferencing where required. Contribute to assessments, participate in team meetings as required, and assist with reviewing clients as necessary based on individual needs.
This is a part-time assistant therapy role, with the opportunity to move into the role of Occupational Therapist once qualified.
- Flexible work arrangements
- Above award wages
- Career progression opportunities
- Current Occupational Therapy student
- Previous experience working with clients with various disabilities (desirable)
- Capacity to deliver assessment & therapy services via telehealth/video-conference and within a home and community setting
- Strong communication and report writing skills
- Ability to work independently
- Strong organisational skills
- Working with Children Check
- Professional Indemnity, Public Liability Insurance
- Current driver's licence
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia
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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) - email@example.com or 0402 367 899. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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