About the role
- Full Time Permanent
- Based in Narre Warren and Pakenham
- Wide range of workplace benefits
Where everyone is someone in our community
Due to increased consumer demand, we are seeking an experienced Senior Occupational Therapist to join our new Behaviour & Therapy Services program. Working remotely and from our Narre Warren and / or Pakenham offices, this full-tme permanet position is perfect for a confident and positive professional who wants to join an organisation who lives by their strong values to help strengthen our community.
In this newly created role as a Senior Occupational Therapist, you will play an integral part in developing a new program in an established and well-regarded organisation. You will also manage a caseload and deliver Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention to youth and adults aged 16 – 65 years that have a range of disabilities, including, but not limited to; developmental delay, cerebral palsy, Down Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder.
This is a wonderful opportunity for applicants who have the drive and innovation to build business in a community with growing demand.
Our ideal candidate has:
- Bachelor of higher qualification in Occupational Therapy and current registration with relevant professional body
- Minimum 4 years’ experience managing, supervising and leading staff
- Minimum 6 years’ experience in strengths based intervention within discipline
- Demonstrated knowledge in the prescription of assistive technology as a State Wide Equipment Program Prescriber is preferred
- Registration with medicare and DSS
- Current Victorian Drivers’ License
Windermere fosters a culture of flexibility, support and wellbeing. We have a wide range of workplace benefits including flexible work hours, rostered days off, gifted days off, Flexible Leave Scheme (50/52), study leave, generous salary packaging and the opportunity for professional development.
Join a fun, friendly and supportive team of professionals – our awesome people make coming to work awesome too!
We believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce- and value different life experiences and perspectives.
Be part of something bigger – help us to create a stronger, more connected and supported community.
About the organisation
Windermere aims to assist people with a disability to identify support that really matters most to them. Windermere is a registered service provider under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and with more than 20 years’ experience in providing services to Victorians living with disability or developmental delays, we understand the NDIS and how it may impact our consumers
How to apply for this role
To apply for this position and learn more about the benefits of working for Windermere, visit https://www.windermere.org.au/careers/job-vacancies
To maximise your opportunity for employment, please ensure you provide the following information:
Covering application letter (quoting Job Reference ‘066’)
Statements addressing the key selection criteria required in the position description
Current Resume that includes a minimum of 2-3 referees
Applicants who do not address the Key Selection Criteria will not be considered
Please quote in application: Senior Occupational Therapist via Pro Bono Australia.