Occupational Therapist

Selection Criteria


Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy and eligible for registration by the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.


  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working with disadvantaged client groups within the aged care, disability or mental health sectors.


  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in assessment, treatment and evaluation within
  • Occupational Therapy practice, including the ability to undertake vocational functional assessments.
  • Demonstrated ability in applying time management and organisational skills when planning, providing and monitoring Occupational Therapy services within a designated caseload.
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team setting.
  • High level of professionalism and outstanding work ethic.
  • Commitment to improving the lives of vulnerable people, including the aged and those with disabilities and/or mental health issues.
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds with compassion and empathy and without judgment for their lifestyle choices, personal preferences and values.
  • Ability to work well both autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to achieve excellent outcomes based on individual needs.


  • Current knowledge and commitment to Equal Opportunity in all aspects of employment and service delivery.
  • Current C or CA class drivers licence and access to a reliable motor vehicle for workpurposes.

Desirable Selection Criteria

  • Knowledge of NDIS.
  • Knowledge of quality improvement principles.
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Facilitatrix Occupational Therapist JDF.docx

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