Occupational Therapist - Newcastle

Altius Group

We are looking for Occupational Therapists to join our growing Newcastle business.

  • Flexible work options including working from home
  • Fuel card for work related travel
  • Positive and supportive workplace culture
Working at Altius
Altus Group is an award winning employer of choice in the Allied Health industry employing over 300 people across Australia.
  
People are our business whether they are clients or employees. Our employees tell us they are proud to work here and proud of the work they do in helping people reach their health potential. They like our client focus and the emphasis we put on working as a team.
  
When you work with us you can expect:
  • A culture based on our values of Professional Integrity, Resolve, Innovation, Distinction and Excellence.
  • Regular, ongoing training from accessible and open industry professionals.
  • A customer focused approach and a respect for diversity.
  • A focus on quality over quantity to deliver outstanding results.
  • Latest technology including a Surface Pro laptop and smart phone enabling flexible working options.
  • Regular feedback and personal development plans including access to supported external education.
  • Genuine support for your own wellbeing including access to our own AltiusLife wellbeing platform, regular employee wellbeing seminars, access to our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) and the ability to purchase additional leave.
  
About the job
  • Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy or Exercise Physiology assessments
  • Functional, ADL & workplace assessments
  • Case management of Workers Compensation, Comcare, CTP & Life Insurance referrals
  • Work on a limited caseload of an average 20 cases
  • Develop quality early intervention strategies and return to work plan
  • Negotiate and chair case conferences with key stakeholders including doctors, employers and individual with an injury
  
About you
  • AHPRA registration
  • Experience in Occupational Rehabilitation (desirable, not essential)
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Rapport building skills
  • High level of resilience and drive to continuously learn

How to Apply:
Click Apply to submit your application. For a confidential discussion, please contact Bianca Guerra from our Human Resources team on 0420 925 466.

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