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Occupational Therapist Aged Care

Work for a leading aged care provider within a large facility in Perth!

Join a leading national aged care provider committed to enhancing the quality of life for seniors across Australia. We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Occupational Therapist to join our clients team at a large residential facility in Perth's inner suburbs.

Position Overview:
As an Occupational Therapist, you will play a crucial role in promoting independence and well-being among the residents. Working within a multidisciplinary team, you will assess individual needs, develop personalised treatment plans, and implement therapeutic interventions to maximize functional abilities and quality of life.

Key Responsibilities💼

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to identify residents' physical, cognitive, and psychosocial needs and develop tailored care plans in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.
  • Provide evidence-based occupational therapy interventions to improve mobility, self-care skills, and environmental adaptations, promoting safety and independence in daily activities.
  • Deliver individual and group therapy sessions, incorporating innovative approaches and adaptive equipment to support residents' participation and engagement.
  • Educate residents, families, and staff on strategies to enhance independence, prevent falls, and optimize functional outcomes.
  • Collaborate with allied health professionals, caregivers, and external stakeholders to coordinate care and facilitate smooth transitions for residents.

Requirements📝

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated experience working as an Occupational Therapist in aged care or a related setting, with a strong understanding of geriatric rehabilitation principles and practices.
  • Excellent clinical assessment and intervention skills, with the ability to develop creative and individualized treatment plans.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a compassionate and client-centered approach to care.
  • Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and collaborate with diverse stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes.

What We Can Offer💰

  • Competitive salary package with salary packaging options up to $18550
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.
  • Access to a range of employee benefits and discounts, including wellness programs and employee assistance services.
  • Supportive work environment with opportunities for growth and career progression within our organization.

Please click APPLY now or contact Danielle Richards for more information- danielle.richards@marsrecruitment.com.au

Salary
AU$90000 - AU$120000 per annum + super + salary packaging
LOCATION
Coolbinia, Perth, Australia
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Ref
BBBH28680_1715316054
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