Occupational Therapist

Job Description

Demonstrate advocacy of Vivir Core Values.
Assessment of physical, communication, psycho-social and cognitive skills of clients with a wide range of disability and impairments.
Assessment and prescription of assistive technical devices and equipment appropriate to the needs and goals of the clients.
Assessment of mobility and function and a prescription for the provision of appropriate mobility and functional equipment.
Assess and provide appropriate home modification recommendations aligned with Australian Standards to improve client safety and independence.
Development of individual, evidence-based treatment plans and goals to address any deficits identified in these areas ensuring best practice and the client's individual person-centred plan.
Communicate assessed needs clearly and precisely to the client and ensure funding organisation within appropriate time frames.
Liaise with families, specialist services and other stakeholders as appropriate.
Regularly review client treatment plans and goals.
Develop and implement programs, strategies and materials to enable clients to achieve their health and lifestyle goals as set by their individual person-centred.
What We Offer
Excellent hourly rates.
Immediate Start
Paid KMs for work in the Community/ travel time paid if perm
Great variety of work across Homecare and residential aged care facilities.
Friendly, fun and supportive team environment
Flexible work arrangements
Casual/Locum, Contractor or Permanent options
To be Considered
Occupational Therapy Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent as approved by AHPRA – Full Registration (New graduate clinicians welcome to apply)
A current driver’s licence and access to a reliable, registered and insured vehicle
Valid National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Screening Clearance
Wagga Wagga, NSW, AU