Occupational Therapist - Mackay

Cootharinga North Queensland

To provide high quality evidence based Occupational Therapy services within the North Queensland region.

  • Recent Graduates are encouraged to apply!
  • Generous Professional Development budget
  • Tax effective salary packaging up to $15,900
Occupational Therapist (Full-Time) – Mackay
  • Graduates encouraged to apply
Cootharinga North Queensland’s Allied Health Service is an experienced provider of therapy and supports for people of all ability.  We are strong supporters of this community and we are seeking to employ passionate and proactive therapists in the Mackay region.  Some regional travel may be required.

Our therapists provide high quality, single and multi-disciplinary therapy solutions to adults and children with varying abilities.

You will:
  • Complete suitable assessments, including equipment prescription as needed (including research, trials, applications and/or reporting);
  • Collaborate with individuals and their support systems to achieve positive outcomes
  • Utilise evidence based practice to apply knowledge and skills that contribute to discipline specific or multidisciplinary clinical decisions (with minimal clinical supervision) for all customers.
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support clinical decision making.
  • Work with individuals of varying abilities and support needs, across all age groups                                                                                      
Sector experience is desirable but not necessary to succeed in this role.  You will be fully supported with clinical supervision and mentoring on your journey with us.

Are you:
  • Passionate about assisting all people to reach their full potential and live the life they choose?
Do you:
  • Have excellent people and communication skills?
  • Have strong levels of self-confidence and resilience?
  • Have the ability to think outside the box while working within legislative frameworks?
  • Thrive in a busy workplace and enjoy balancing multiple demands at once?
  • Hold a ‘C’ class driver’s license, First Aid and CPR?
  • Have a relevant degree and professional registration (or on track to achieve if graduating)?
For a copy of the Job Description follow this link: https://www.cootharinga.org.au/about-us/career-opportunities/position-descriptions/

For more information contact our General Manager of Capacity Building David Reeson on (07) 4412 5800 or by email at david.reeson@cootharinga.org.au

You could be exactly the person we are looking for! 

Applications close 8:00am Wednesday 24 March 2021

All enquiries will remain confidential.