Medical and Nursing

Occupational Therapist


1K sign on bonus + super


Yarraville, Melbourne, Australia

Job Type


Job Ref


Date Posted

Wed, 14th April 2021

My client in the West of Melbourne is looking for an Occupational Therapist with a passion for helping young people

My client in the West of Melbourne is looking for an Occupational Therapist with a passion for helping young people with everyday life. This role will see you working full time in the community with children and young adults with various disabilities. You will be joining a team of 8 Occupational Therapists that are fun, bubbly, passionate about their work, collaborative and supportive and they are looking for someone that is wanting to role that offers a great work life balance along with a great team.

The role is open to New Graduates applying for the position, multiple supervision sessions will be provided weekly with regular PD and on-going training.

Your roles and responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Independent living activities
  • Meal Preparation
  • Getting dressed
  • Emotional regulations
  • Sensory processing
  • Communication with key stakeholders
  • Various assessments


  • Flexible and family friendly working environment
  • Opportunity to work from home
  • Sign on bonus of $1000 after initial 3 months
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • $500 annual professional development allowance
  • Support, training, and ongoing professional development
  • Great fun and supportive environment with regular funded social events
  • Laptop and phone will be provided

About you:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy
  • FULL AHPRA registration
  • Experience working within paediatrics or within a similar role
  • Recent police clearance and WWC or willingness to obtain
  • A big passion about working with children and young adults
  • Australian driving licence and access to your own vehicle
  • Friendly, approachable, and great communication skills

To apply online, forward your resume by using the ‘Apply for job’ button, alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Holly Gilson on 02 9003 4907 or [email protected]

Only applicants who meet the above criteria will be contacted about this role.

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