Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Aruma | Parramatta, NSW, AU

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Parramatta | Full-Time Perm
Your opportunity

Aruma is looking for a passionate Occupational Therapist to join our dedicated and professional team. You will be located at Parramatta NSW on a full-time basis.

We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with a generalist caseload of primarily adults but some children to achieve successful outcomes.

Every day is different, but your role will include:

Conduct initial assessments, functional assessments to determine recommendations.
Assess and prescribe assistive technology.
Develop and implement therapy plans that promote for life skill development for both adults and children, in predominantly home-based settings.
Operate independently in an autonomous environment

About you

Have tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy
Generalist registration as an Occupational Therapist with AHPRA
Demonstrated clinical skills in occupational therapy service provision for a generalist caseload of children and adults with disabilities.
Demonstrated skills in report writing.

Aruma is a Child Safe Organisation and an EEO Employer. Only applicants with the right to work in Australia will be considered. Shortlisted applications will be required to undergo pre-employment checks.

First Aid Certificate with CPR
Driver’s Licence and your own, reliable vehicle
Current Working with Children Check
NDIS Worker Check (NDISWC) Clearance
Be willing to provide a confirmation record of COVID-19 vaccination (dose 1, 2 & booster)Be willing to undergo a national police check

What we offer

Professional development and support available from our dedicated team
As a charitable organisation, our staff benefit from some Fringe Benefit Tax exemptions through salary packaging up to $15,900 p.a + up to $2,650 p.a for meal & entertainment.
We offer employees and their immediate family members access to a confidential, impartial, and professional counselling service.
Employees of Aruma can access exclusive discounts, savings and advantages through our Membership with Church Resources (CR) such as Apple products.
Ongoing discounted health insurance with Bupa and Medibank & more. 

About us

Aruma is a new name in disability services, but we're definitely not the new kids on the block. You might remember us as House with No Steps and The Tipping Foundation, two great organisations, with over 100 years of combined experience, who came together in 2018.