Occupational Therapist - Parramatta

Altius Group

This is a diverse role comprising OT specific assessments and interventions predominantly in the NDIS,

  • Flexible Work Options including working from home and part time options!
  • Great culture!
  • Growing, multi disciplined company!
Working for us:   
Altius Group is an award winning employer of choice in the Allied Health industry with a reputation as the quality benchmark in health services. We employ over 300 passionate and driven professionals across Australia.
  
When you work with us you can expect:
  • A culture based on our values of Professional Integrity, Resolve, Innovation, Distinction and Excellence.
  • An attractive salary based upon your experience.
  • Regular, ongoing training from accessible and open industry professionals and access to professional development plans. We put people first and work one on one with you to help you become the best you can be.
  • Latest technology including a Surface Pro laptop and smart phone enabling flexible working options.
  • 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 Role:
This is a diverse role comprising OT specific assessments and interventions predominantly in the NDIS to increase their function and independence in all aspects of our client’s lives.
  
You will be part of a multi-disciplined, motivated and highly capable local team, and a national company with the support and opportunities to learn and progress professionally. We are growing the Western Sydney business and are looking for a self-motivated team player to build a career with us.

Responsibilities:
  • Occupational Therapy specific assessments and case management
  • Assessments and planning for NDIS participants to maximise their level of function, capacity and social engagement
  • Functional, Pre-employment, ADL & Workplace assessments
  • Prescription of equipment and recommendations and provision of ongoing therapy support for NDIS and other scheme participants
  • Reporting outcomes and recommendations, written and verbal, in a timely manner and to a high standard
  • Promoting health and wellness solutions and support optimal mental and physical outcomes for clients referred to us.
  • Liaising with clients, families, referrers, doctors, employers and other allied health professions to achieve coordinated outcomes.
Skills, Attributes & Experience:
  • AHPRA registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • Well-presented with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ clinical or occupational rehabilitation experience
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management and report writing skills
  • Willingness to go the extra mile.
  • The ability to embrace change and all the opportunities it brings.