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Senior Occupational Therapist
Join our fabulous Allied Health Team - Permanent Full Time - Based in Unley, SA
  • Collaborate with passionate colleagues in a supportive and fulfilling work environment
  • Enjoy the benefits of a flexible work environment
  • Generous salary packaging options

 

As a charity of The Hospital Research Foundation Group (THRF Group), THRF Group – Stroke and Parkinson’s are seeking a client centred Occupational Therapist to join our dedicated Allied Health team. 

 

About THRF Group

 

THRF Group is an impactful and dynamic profit for purpose organisation, with national and international impact. Our purpose is simple – together, fight for better health and wellbeing for our community through life-changing medical research and improved healthcare. 

 

THRF Group’s Allied Health team provide occupational therapy support to maximise choice, independence and wellbeing for people affected by Parkinson’s, Stroke or other neurological/movement disorders.

 

About the role

 

Reporting to the Allied Health Team Lead, key responsibilities include:

 

  • Provide Occupational Therapy (OT) assessments, interpret findings, formulate and implement OT intervention plans in collaboration with clients, primary support people and other clinicians
  • Promote health and wellness solutions and support optimal mental and physical outcomes for all clients
  • Contribute to the effective functioning of the service by ensuring that accurate and appropriate documentation of client information, statistics and educational material is maintained
  • Provide clinical supervision to OT team
  • Increase awareness and understanding of the condition for people living with Parkinson’s, Stroke or another neurological/movement disorder, their family members, health professionals and the wider community through the provision of a range of relevant education sessions and seminars
  • Connecting with consumers, families, support coordinators to maximise client outcomes.

We're looking for individuals who possess:

  • Applicable tertiary qualification, current AHPRA Registration with a minimum 3+ years’ post graduate experience
  • Experience in community based/NDIS occupational therapy service
  • Understanding of neurological, cardiovascular, metabolic, and musculoskeletal conditions
  • Ability to deliver sound advice and education in a comprehensive and professional manner
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team with a flexible positive attitude.

 

What we offer at THRF Group

 

  • More than just a job: Join a team deeply connected to our cause and the positive impact we create in the community.
  • Mission-Driven Impact: Make a tangible difference in the lives of others while developing your clinical skills.
  • Flexibility: Enjoy the benefits of a flexible work environment, allowing for a healthy work-life balance.
  • Salary Packaging: Maximise your take-home pay with generous salary packaging options.
  • Join a Dynamic Team: Collaborate with passionate colleagues in a supportive and fulfilling work environment.
  • Wellbeing Focus: We prioritise your wellbeing with benefits such as subsidised gym memberships, flu shots, and chiropractic care.

 

If this opportunity ignites excitement for you, check out the detailed Position Description for more information.

 

If you’d like to learn more, for a confidential chat please call:

Sarah Grindlay - Program Director - Chronic Disease and Wellbeing Impact:

Mobile: 0423 044 306

 

Apply now - don’t delay, we’ll be checking applications as they come in and moving fast!

  Full Time

    Unley SA

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   Posted 01 May 24

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