Occupational Therapist - Gold coast

Everyday Independence

Come and join Everyday Independence! With great 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
  • People centred therapy approach - Love what you do
Your New Company:
Everyday Independence supports people with a disability to live to their full potential and enjoy an everyday life. 
We offer Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Positive Behaviour Supports and Early Childhood Supports to build on what is working in a person’s life and create changes to areas that are not.
With over 20 teams located across Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and now Tasmania, we are committed to building a workforce of therapists that can deliver high impact outcomes to people that make a real difference to their everyday lives and to the Australian community.


Your new role:
Occupational Therapist – Graduate and Experienced Therapist roles available
Employment Term: Full or Part Time Ongoing roles available
Salary:  $67,000-$120,000 plus Super

Location: Gold Coast
Commencement Date: Wednesday 24th March, 2021
  
As a therapist engaging with participants across the lifespan, you will work within your scope of practice to achieve the below outcomes:
  • Develop, plan and conduct therapy sessions within the participants in the social model – both face to face and online.
  • 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.
  • Regular scheduled mentoring sessions both team and one to one
  • Weekly team meetings in the hub – Get to know the team and build wonderful working relationships
  • Identify the facilitators and barriers within a person's environment (attitudinal, social and physical) with meaningful and impactful goals.
  

What is in in 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 Registration
  • Great positive attitude
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Valid drivers licence
  • Growth mindset
  • 2 Clinical References
  • WWCC
  • Australian Criminal Police check
  • Working rights in Australia

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.