Community Occupational Therapist - Newcastle or Central Coast!

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$85k ~ $94k
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Well-supported position for a positive OT keen to make a real difference in the lives of your clients living with a disability in the Newcastle region.


  • Community client base
  • Open to new graduates and junior OTs
  • Option of location- Newcastle or Central Coast
  • Full or part time work options
  • Excellent company culture based on quality
  • Established and friendly Allied Health team with caring regional OT manager


This national employer has an excellent reputation for consistent performance and customer satisfaction in the health industry. Due to sustainable growth the organisation is seeking a suitably qualified and motivated Occupational Therapist to work on a full or part time basis in a choice of office locations- Newcastle or Central Coast


This role will suit an enthusiastic and client-centred Occupational Therapist passionate about making a difference in the lives of clients. As an NDIS Occupational Therapist, you will provide specific assessment, intervention and treatment to eligible NDIS participants.


You will be responsible for the following:

  • Assessment of daily living capabilities
  • Investigation of housing options
  • Major and minor home modification recommendations
  • Prescription of equipment, assistive technologies and other therapy supports
  • Capacity Building Independence Programs to improve functional independence
  • Liaison with family and other stakeholders


You will come to the role with the following skills:

  • Tertiary Qualification in Occupational Therapy 
  • AHPRA registration
  • Some clinical experience (at least 6 months)
  • A passion for facilitating and enabling meaningful outcomes for people with disability and their families
  • High level reporting skills
  • A positive, professional and friendly manner
  • Your own car and license


The role will provide you with:

  • Appreciative management and a stable employer
  • Caring and supportive OT manager
  • A lovely business model offering all staff work life balance and long term satisfaction
  • Good remuneration package
  • Excellent infrastructure and systems


There will be available support and encouragement from senior management, a very competitive salary package, comprehensive induction and the opportunity to grow your skills.


For a confidential discussion please call Kirstin Symmonds on 0407 381 250 or email info@starhr.com.au

Job details
Date posted
23 Aug 2021
Expiring date
22 Oct 2021
Healthcare & Medical
Physiotherapy, OT & Rehab
$85k ~ $94k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Private Business

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