Paediatric Occupational Therapist

Posted 3 weeks ago
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
$35 - $50 per hour

Job Description

  • Work out of a brand-new clinic with the most incredible sensory room!
  • Weekly or fortnightly supervision with a highly experienced OT
  • Weekly team meetings with discussions around complex cases


Are you looking for the following things in your Occupational Therapist job? 

  • Regular supervision and Professional Development opportunities
  • A supportive and friendly team
  • A company where you feel valued

Well this is the perfect role for you! 

This highly reputable clinic specialises in integrated allied health services for children and young adults. Their mission is to empower people with disabilities to gain independence in everyday living. 

The company also boasts a large team and they have all the foundations for a great workplace with a state-of-the-art new clinic, unrivalled team culture and constant learning/development opportunities. 

Full-time and part-time options are available, the clinic is located 10 minutes from Newcastle’s CBD.

The Role

  • Clinic-based position
  • Caseload of ages 0-30 with opportunities to tailor your caseload to your preference
  • Mix of NDIS and Private Clients
  • Providing evidence-based assessment and therapy
  • Liaising with external stakeholders

Why this role: 

  • Above award pay rates – earn between $70,000 – $100,000 + super 
  • Extensive induction program plus a slow increase in the number of clients you are seeing per day
  • Professional Development allowance of $2000 per year
  • Weekly team meetings with discussions around complex cases 
  • Focus on well-being with regular wellness check-ins
  • Fantastic admin support 
  • Opportunities to engage in projects within the community
  • Work From Home options 
  • Weekly or fortnightly supervision with a highly experienced and skilled Occupational Therapist
  • Integrated working with a team of 6 other Occupational Therapists plus 3 Speech Pathologists
  • Internal Professional Development sessions once a term 
  • Work out of a brand-new clinic with the most incredible sensory room plus all the resources you could dream of having!
  • Extremely manageable caseload 
  • Focus on a positive working environment and great team culture with regular social events and celebrations of life events

What you will need:

  • Tertiary qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Full AHPRA registration
  • Unrestricted Australian Working Rights
  • WWCC or ability to obtain one
  • All levels of experience are encouraged to apply 

Interested in this position? 

Apply now or email your resume to Jem Melcher (Allied Health Division) to [email protected] or call +61 468 760 842 to hear more about the role.

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