Occupational Therapist - Toowoomba

Bolton Clarke

Join a leading Aged Care provider to support the wellness and reablement of our lovely clients at Toowoomba Residential Aged Care!

  • Global Aged Care Provider
  • Permanent Full-Time/ Work-Life Balance / Supportive & Collaborative Team
  • Pay according to experience
Located in Toowoomba, Queensland’s largest inland city in the heart of the Darling Downs, Westhaven prides itself on warm, country hospitality and a vibrant social life. Toowoomba is known as the Garden City and the manicured gardens at Westhaven offer a relaxing space to sit and relax, catch up with friends and family or simply somewhere to walk about in the temperate climate.

We have over 5,000 staff internationally providing heath care and aged care services to Australians every day. For more than 200 years, our Australian owned and operated not- for- profit heath care and independent living service providers, we have honed our passion for ensuring our customers live the best possible life. Due to growth, we are seeking an experienced Occupational Therapists or Physiotherapists who are looking to grow their highly rewarding careers with an organisation that invests in people’s development and interests through engagement programs.

Our multi-disciplinary team is comprised of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses and Personal Carers and our environment is driven by client-centric, holistic, evidence-based, quality care.

About your role

As a Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist with Bolton Clarke, you are directly contributing to the improvement of our aged care clients so that they can live their best life.

This is your opportunity to utilise your skills to focus on customer reanablement and wellness, and work within our multi-disciplinary team of health professionals.

Our ideal candidate will be available Monday to Friday and 38 hours per week.  This is a permanent role. You won't have to work weekends or public holidays - we're flexible so we can work with you! 
 
As a Physiotherapist your role includes:
  • Assessment of clients
  • Assisting with rehabilitation and pain management for our clients
  • Providing physiotherapy services to assist with mobility and strengthening
  • Development of individual care plans
  • Fall prevention, education and strength training work
As an Occupational Therapist your role includes:
  • Act as a consultant to nursing staff in their provision of care of clients and carers
  • Contribute to the teaching of Bolton Clarke staff and the staff of other organisations in relevant education programs
  • Recommends appropriate manual handling equipment
  • Liaises with a wide professional and community network
  • Development of individual care plans
What do we need from you?
  • Minimum 1-2 years' experience working in a similar role 
  • Current AHPRA Registration 
  • Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy 
  • Empathy, strong communication and a desire to work for a values based organisation
  • Police Check (valid within the last 3 years)
  • International police check/s may be required
  • A pre-employment medical assessment may be required for this role
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements within Aged Care (ACFI)
Our Benefits
  • Work with a dedicated and collaborative team
  • Access to e-learning training modules
  • Access to comprehensive salary packaging benefits - more $ in your take home pay
  • Career progression and development opportunities
  • Uniforms provided
  • Private Health Insurance discounts
  • Opportunity to give back by supporting the health and well being of our clients
Apply now

Our application process takes less than 10 minutes. Click APPLY now or if you have further queries, contact our Recruitment Team at recruitment@boltonclarke.com.au

All employees may be required to attend a Residential Aged Care facility as part of their role.  From 1 May 2020 this means that employees must be vaccinated against influenza or complete the Bolton Clarke intention to get the Influenza vaccination prior to commencement.