Senior Occupational Therapist

Selection Criteria

SELECTION CRITERIA

Minimum Essential Requirements

Qualifications:

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

Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist with considerable recent and relevant experience as a senior clinician in the disability sector.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working with disadvantaged client groups within the aged care, disability or mental health sectors.

Skills:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in assessment, treatment, and evaluation within Occupational Therapy practice, including the ability to undertake vocational functional assessments. 
  • Demonstrated high level ability in time management and organisational skills when planning, providing and monitoring Occupational Therapy services within a designated caseload.
  • Proven ability to supervise allocated staff and students.
  • Experience in service development and evaluation including initiating and coordinating quality improvement and/or research.

Other:

  • 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 work purposes.
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