Community Occupational Therapist | Tweed Heads

Community Occupational Therapist | Tweed Heads

Australian Unity | tweed heads, NSW, AU

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Description

Community Occupational Therapist | Tweed Heads

Company: Australian Unity

Your Opportunity

We are looking for a Full Time talented Occupational Therapist to join our Far North team with suitable local candidates residing in and around the  Tweed Heads  area. Enjoy working as part of our growing team of multidisciplinary accredited healthcare professionals, you’ll provide community-based Occupational Thearpy to a diverse range of clients.

What you’ll be doing

  • Delivering evidence-based clinical care in the community through a range of programs and funding streams including Rehabilitation at Home, Hospital in the Home, Home Care Package and Commonwealth Home Support Program 
  • Deliver and implement an active exercise-based approach to clients post-acute orthopedic surgery, experiencing the effects of aging, managing a chronic condition or living with a disability
  • Delivery of evidence based Occupational Therapy through assessment and interventions for clients with permanent disability, complex health conditions or age-related care needs
  • Prescription of assistive aids and equipment, home environment modifications, and support services to support the goals of the client and carers
  • Working within a multidisciplinary team to get the best outcomes for your clients
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    Benefits & Perks

    When you join Remedy, you join the Australian Unity family. And as family, we take care of each other. Our incredible benefits enhance everyday wellbeing, encourage you to take time to make a difference in the community, and provide amazing discounts on the things that matter:

  • Flexible working arrangements to fit your lifestyle
  • Generous ($) professional development allowance (after 6-month probation and pro-rata for part time roles)
  • Competitive salary, including travel allowance of 0.92c/km, mobile phone, laptop and more
  • Career growth opportunities to meet your goals
  • Community leave so you can make a difference in your world
  • 2 Wellbeing leave days per year
  • Generous paid annual leave, sick leave and 14 weeks paid parental leave - equal benefit for both parents
  • Bump to Baby - a support service connecting you to a team of maternal health experts, midwives, and nurses
  • Exclusive discounts and benefits on private health insurance, banking, and general insurance
  • Novated Leasing options through Maxxia – take home more of what you earn in a way that supports your financial wellbeing
  • Things that matter to us

  • Experience in community-based Occupational Therapy or hospital setting desirable
  • Tech savvy, strong administration and time management skills.
  • Passionate about Occupational Therapy and committed to making a real difference in the community
  • Tertiary degree in Occupational Therapy with current AHPRA registration
  • Registered, insured and roadworthy Vehicle and Valid Driver’s License
  • Remedy Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and mature aged people.

    To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people, customers and community, Australian Unity requires that all employees and contractors must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of entry of any Australian Unity workplace. In order to progress your application, you will need to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status, proof of booking for the COVID-19 vaccination, or medical exemption certificate from a registered medical practitioner. Thank you for your understanding.