Occupational Therapy Job Summary:
We are looking for an experienced and motivated Occupational Therapist to manage a caseload of adults/older adults with physical disabilities in the Carina through to Wynnum Manly geographical area. This position will be for 2-3 days per week and looking to commence January/February 2018.
Bayside OT is an established, well respected private Occupational Therapy practice covering the Redlands, Bayside and some East Brisbane suburbs. We offer flexible working around your lifestyle and home commitments. We see clients through DVA, GP Management Plan, Private health insurance, Privately funded, Nursing home or supported housing funding. We are gearing up for NDIS registration and we are excited at the prospect of being able to provide services under the NDIS.
Experience in working in the community, home environmental/functional assessments and equipment provision and home modifications for older adults and adults with physical disabilities is essential. Experience or special interest in any of the following clinical areas: specialist seating, powered wheelchair provision, oedema management and home modifications would be desirable for this position.
We offer support and supervision as well as regular in service training and peer support. This role requires your own vehicle and involves some report writing to be completed at home.
For expression of interest or to request further information please contact Virginia Rendle, Principal OT on 0479 091 429 or Gwenn Tasker, Principal OT on 0423 030 325.