Occupational Therapists, Metro & East Melbourne

Prodigy People

Occupational Therapists, Melbourne. Aged Care Provider, Working in Community Care, 3-5 years clinical exp in aged care, supportive team!

  • Award Winning Aged Care Provider 
  • Working across all facilities within Allied Health Team
  • $80k-$85k plus super and generous salary packaging
About the company
Our client is an award-winning Aged Care provider with a number of facilities in across all suburbs in Melbourne. They support older members of the community to live with choice, dignity and wellbeing through trusted residential care.

About the role
Due to expansion some positions have arisen for experienced Occupational Therapists to join their Allied Health team and provide exceptional clinical support and leadership to the OT team. Responsibilities include;
  • Completing therapy assessments, reviews and respond to clinical referrals
  • Plan and implement individual or group therapeutic activities including meaningful engagement and lifestyle activities
  • Direct and co-ordinate therapy program implementation by Therapy Assistants
  • Maintain appropriate clinical documentation using information systems
The successful candidate
  • Current AHPRA Registration
  • 3-5 years post graduate clinical experience
  • Demonstrated leadership and team management skills
  • Prior experience working in an aged care setting with advanced proficiency using cognitive/dementia screening tools
  • Advanced communication skills (both oral and written)
  • High levels of emotional intelligence
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Understanding of the Aged Care Accreditation Standards
  • Driver’s Licence with own transport and willingness to travel across all campuses
What is on offer
  • Generous salary package
  • A friendly, supportive and team focused environment
  • Career Advancement opportunities
For more information please contact Caroline Walters on 0430 099 166 or apply directly to info@prodigypeople.com.au