Occupational Therapist

Everyday Independence

Due to growth, Everyday Independence is looking for OTs to join our growing multidisciplinary team delivering OT, Physio and Speech Pathology

  • Join an organisation with focus on culture, best practice and career development
  • Flexible working to support therapists to live their best life.
  • Industry leading Clinical Excellence structure to support therapists
Employment type: Full Time
Term: Ongoing 
Location: Mornington Peninsula
Salary: $65,000 - $120,000

Everyday Independence is growing to meet the needs of people of all ages who live with a disability in the Mornington Peninsula region. Demand for support is increasing and we are looking for talented and passionate OT's to join our team.  Our recent team survey scored EI as a place to work as 8.5/10.  We have also been announced as finalist in the Australian Allied Health Awards in two categories: (1) Team Culture and (2) Early Career.

Join a therapy organisation where you will:
  • Support people living with a disability to achieve their goals
  • Receive industry leading professional development, coaching and mentoring,
  • Earn above award salary
  • Have opportunities for career development pathway
  • Be provided with the tools you need including laptop, phone and generous vehicle options (including a car for professional and personal use)
  • Be part of a team that has strong commitment to a positive culture and delivering outcomes that make a real difference to people’s lives.
We use a person-centred approach to recruitment. We want to speak with you about how we can support you to deliver your best work and to develop in an area that you are passionate about. Have a caseload where you will support people across the life span (0 – 100 +).
If you join EI you will:
  • Be part of the largest privately owned allied health organisation in Australia with 220 employees and growing. We recruit every 8 weeks and develop our Newstarters with our OFF TO A FLYING START PROGRAMME.
  • Work with people where they live, work, learn and play. Including their homes, workplace/schools and out in the broader community.
  • Support people with a disability (and their supports) to achieve high impact and positive outcomes that will give their life meaning and purpose. 
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team of other therapists where the person is at the centre of everything we do.
  • Lead, coach and mentor early career therapists (experience dependent).  
  • Use a strength-based and capacity building approach, embed therapy into routines and deliver a service that demonstrates inclusive participatory practice.
Our goal is to be the BEST at THERAPY in the World.  We are innovative, contemporary and we can demonstrate outcomes that have a meaningful impact. Our unique service delivery model has been recognised and our founding Director Leanne Healey was awarded the inaugural 2018 Australian OT of the year for this work.  In this role you will be supported towards OT service delivery excellence. We also have optional training programmes in Positive Behaviour Support, Supported Independent Living, Assistive technology, Complex communication challenges, specific housing and support needs, building a person’s capacity and independence and supporting their integration into the community, Leadership and more.

The NDIS brings to the Mornington Peninsula region a huge opportunity to improve the lives of the whole community through the inclusion of people of all abilities. By joining Everyday Independence, you will help drive and support this social change.

You can find out more about Everyday Independence on our website www.everydayind.com.au
To find out more about our roles please contact Everyday Independence on 0447803861 or email careers@everydayind.com.au

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We will begin interviewing candidates as soon as they have been reviewed.