Occupational Therapist - Mental Health - South East Melbourne VIC

Our Client:

Our client is an allied health operated business, who have built an exceptional reputation for their culture, strong values and quality standards. Their highly committed and motivated team, take a personalised approach towards aged and disability care.
 
About the Role:

We are currently looking for a passionate Occupational Therapist to take on a specialist role in Melbourne's South East.

In this role, you will be responsible for managing a specialised mental health caseload in the community. Use your expertise to address your individual clients' needs, and work in an environment that supports you with ongoing professional development opportunities. 

Enjoy working with a highly-trained team, and build strong relationships with patients and families.

This is a full-time position, based in either Elsternwick or Carrum Downs. 

Benefits:

- Manage your own mental health caseload
- Perform comprehensive assessments
- Work within a multidisciplinary team
- Achieve patient-centered outcomes
- Create evidence-based treatment plans
- Ongoing professional development opportunities
- $75K - $100K package (depending on experience)

About You:

- Relevant qualification in Occupational Therapy
- Minimum of 12 months' experience 
- AHPRA registration
- Previous experience working in mental health
- A passion for high-quality OT service delivery
- Strong communication and report writing skills 
- Ability to work independently
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Experience working in the community setting (desirable)
- Experience in disability care and the NDIS (desirable)
- Working with Children Check
- Professional Indemnity Insurance and Current Police Check
- Current driver's licence 
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia

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. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.