Occupational Therapist

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Emp Type
Full Time
Occupational Therapy
Functional Expertise
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Job ID

Job Description

Are you a talented Occupational Therapist looking for a fulfilling career opportunity in Melbourne? Look no further! We are currently seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic therapist to join a close-knit supportive private practice.

About Us:
This practice specializes in providing comprehensive occupational therapy services for children and adolescents with a wide range of developmental and physical disabilities. They are committed to helping children achieve their full potential and live a happy, independent life. The team consists of dedicated therapists who are passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of our young clients.

About the Role:
We are currently seeking an Occupational Therapist to work on a full-time basis. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with a diverse caseload of children and adolescents, providing a range of services including assessment, intervention, and consultation. You will work closely with parents, teachers, and other healthcare professionals to develop individualized treatment plans and help children reach their goals.

Key Responsibilities:
- Conducting comprehensive assessments and developing treatment plans
- Providing evidence-based intervention for children with a variety of diagnoses
- Collaborating with families, teachers, and other professionals to promote carry-over of skills
- Maintaining accurate and timely documentation
- Participating in team meetings and professional development activities

- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy
- Current registration with AHPRA
- Previous experience working in Paediatrics is desirable however not required. 
- Strong knowledge of developmental milestones and evidence-based therapy techniques
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Passion for working with children and making a positive impact in their lives

- Competitive salary package
- Supportive and collaborative work environment
- Professional development opportunities
- Opportunities for career growth and advancement

If you are a dedicated and passionate Occupational Therapist looking to join a dynamic team, we want to hear from you! Apply now with your resume and cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the role. We look forward to meeting you!