Wollongong Occupational Therapists - Start 2020 Right!

Healthcare Australia

We are excited to welcome inspired OT's in Wollongong to join our growing team! We offer salaries $70k - $95k + super!

  • Above Award Salaries: $70k - $95k + super!
  • Flexibility: Full Time - Part Time - Casual Work Available
  • Supportive and Inclusive Culture
About us: 
Operating as the allied health branch of Healthcare Australia, W&L is Australia’s leading provider of physiotherapy, occupational therapy and allied health services to the elderly. We service over 200 residential aged care facilities nationwide, with a strong focus on using evidence-based programs to help our seniors find relief from pain, regain ability and mobility and get back to doing things that matter to them.
  
About you: 
We are looking for confident, driven clinicians who are eager to learn the ropes of practicing as an Occupational Therapist. You will have a keen interest in providing a high standard of care to the elderly, be results driven and a good conversationalist. We will provide the training to ensure that you excel in your job and feel comfortable treating residents.
You will have the following:
  • Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Valid Police Check
  • CPR Certificate
  • AHPRA registration 
  • A genuine interest to help the elderly
Culture: We have cultivated an inclusive, tight knit culture where our staff can learn and grow together as clinicians in a supportive and fun environment. We provide this inclusive culture through:
  • Regular group social activities
  • End-of-year parties
  • Celebrations of special occasions and achievements
And opportunities to learn through:
  • Ongoing clinical mentor-ship from experienced clinicians
  • Regular internal Professional Development
Benefits:
Our staff enjoy the following benefits:
  • Professional development fund
  • Annual/ Sick Leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous parental leave
  • Annual training for your CPR and Manual Handling competencies
  • Gold standard credentialing – making us the safest employer in the market!
  • Rotational graduate program- get variety through locations and settings in your first year out of university!
Residential Aged Care settings:
You will work in a multidisciplinary team providing a variety of services such as:
  • Musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiothoracic care
  • Falls, balance and strength training
  • Pain management and complex care
  • Collaborative care with allied health professionals
Community settings:
You will work out in the community with participants in their homes to keep them living their best lives! You will be providing a variety of services such as:
  • Functional and mobility assessments
  • Prescription and facilitation of exercise programs
  • Management of respiratory conditions
  • Health promotion and education
  • Pain management interventions
  • Collaborative care with allied health professionals
You will work alongside management to provide the highest standard of care to residents in aged care facilities and be provided with a wealth of opportunities to progress into leadership roles across the country.
  
If this sounds like you – and you are looking to launch your career in a supportive, fun and challenging environment, please send through your CV and cover letter to Catherine Love our NSW Recruitment Coordinator!

We look forward to welcoming you to our growing team!