Allied Health Team Leader - Harris Park

Everyday Independence

Based in Harris Park- Flexibility around your work hours to achieve a work life balance that suits your individual needs.

  • 8 Week comprehensive induction period
  • Professional Development and Growth Opportunities
  • Person centred therapy approach - Love what you do
Your New Company: 

Everyday Independence started over 20 years ago in Bendigo, regional Victoria.  We have a strong commitment to the communities that we support and with leadership from the 2020 Telstra Business Woman of the year, Leanne Healey who is also the inaugural Australian OT of the year (2018) and Founder of what is now Aust largest allied health business delivering to the NDIS. 
 It’s no wonder our success means that we are growing! 
  
We provide quality, person centred therapy services to support people with a disability to live to their full potential and enjoy an everyday life while delivering community based Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Positive Behaviour Supports and Early Childhood Intervention Supports to build on what is working in a person’s life and create changes to areas that are not.  
A well-established organisation, we now have more than 24 teams providing in person and online support to people across Queensland, Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania.  


Team Leader – Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist or Speech Pathologist 
Employment Term: Ongoing 
Location – Harris Park
Salary $80,000 - $119,000 plus super 
 
As an experienced therapist (Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist or Speech Pathologist), you will lead the team with a portion of leadership and clinical time. You engage with participants across the lifespan and work within your scope of practice to achieve the below outcomes: 
  
  • You will have the ability to use your entrepreneur and local champion skills and will build a team of therapists who are adaptable, solution orientated, outcome driven and invested in making a difference in people’s lives.  
  • Develop, plan and conduct therapy sessions within the participants natural environment that aligns with the Social Model – both online and face to face. 
  • Identify the facilitators and barriers within a person’s environment (attitudinal, social and physical) with meaningful and impactful goals. 
  • Regularly evaluate progress and outcomes, using relevant measures, and discuss outcomes with participants, family and key stakeholders. 
  • Prepare full, accurate and timely reports that will assist in future planning and recommendation strategies. 
  • Be supported and provided mentoring and coaching along with the ability to craft your career path. 
  • Attend weekly meetings either online or face to face. 
  
What’s in it for you? 
  • Flexible working hours to ensure a work life balance that suits you 
  • Permanent opportunity 
  • Vehicle options include fortnightly vehicle allowance or make a fortnightly contribution and access a fully maintained company vehicle with full personal and private use. 
  • Competitive salary based on experience  
  • 8 week comprehensive induction program 
  • Shadowing opportunities for all disciplines  
  • Learn our working model and person-centred approach  
  • Working with a range of participants ranging across the life span 
    Technology provided to help you succeed in your role - Laptop and phone provided  
  • Work for a company that cares - We are proud winners of the Team Culture Award at the Australian Allied Health Awards for 2019. 
  • Internal career opportunities - Access to Industry leading coaching, mentoring and career development pathways
  • Over 20 locations to choose from 
  • Make a difference in peoples lives 
  • Work satisfaction – Love what you do and why you do it 
What do you need to be successful? 
  • APHRA/SPA Registration  
  • Great positive attitude 
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills 
  • Valid drivers licence  
  • Growth mindset  
  • 2 Clinical References  
  • WWCC  
  
What to do now: 

We invite you to find out more about Everyday Independence on our website – Lets chat! 
https://www.everydayind.com.au/join-our-team/current-opportunities/ or you can speak directly to our People and Culture Team on 1300 179 131 or email us at people@everydayind.com.au 
Everyday Independence is proudly part of The Circle Back Initiative and we are committed to responding to every candidate throughout the Recruitment Process.  
Everyday Independence embraces and values inclusion. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. If you have any support or access needs, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We are committed to providing flexible ways of working for every role. Talk to us about how this job could be flexible for you.  
 
Everyday Independence is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children, young people and adults with disabilities. We require all candidates to undergo screening prior to employment including but not limited to; holding or obtaining an NDIS Worker Screening Check and a Working with Children Check / equivalent in accordance with State laws.