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Occupational Therapist | Brisbane | Paediatrics

Join a supportive MDT team specialising in Paediatrics at a bran new clinic in Brisbane!

We're working with an excellent Paediatric Private Practice who is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for children by promoting their independence and ability to engage in meaningful activities. Their comprehensive approach ensures each child receives tailored therapy to address their unique needs.


Job Summary💼
We are seeking a compassionate and skilled Pediatric Occupational Therapist to join our clients team. The successful candidate will provide therapeutic interventions to children, helping them improve their ability to perform daily activities and participate fully in their lives. This role involves working closely with children and their families, assessing their needs, developing individualised treatment plans, and collaborating with other professionals to achieve optimal outcomes.


Key Responsibilities📌

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to identify motor, sensory processing, learning, social, and emotional/behavioral challenges.
  • Gather detailed information on the child's impairments, strengths, weaknesses, and learning styles.
  • Develop personalised treatment plans in collaboration with the child and family, setting achievable goals
  • Design interventions that promote skill-building and independence in various activities, including play, self-care, academic tasks, sports participation, and social interactions
  • Implement therapy sessions in a safe, fun, and engaging environment to maximize child participation and progress
  • Provide parents/caregivers with strategies and support to reinforce skill development at home and in other settings.
  • Work closely with health and education professionals to ensure a holistic approach to the child's development.
  • Maintain clear and regular communication with families to monitor progress and adjust treatment plans as needed.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, and communications.
  • Prepare reports as required for internal use and external stakeholders.


Qualifications🎓

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Current AHPRA registration.
  • Experience working with children, preferably in a therapeutic or educational setting.
  • Strong understanding of pediatric development and therapeutic techniques.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to create a positive and engaging therapeutic environment.


What We Offer💰

  • Excellent remuneration package + laptop
  • 1-1 weekly supervision, group supervision and MDT team meetings
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • Flexible working hours - Full Time, Part Time, or a 9 day fortnight at full pay!
  • Strong team culture - team bonding events and social activities throughout the year
  • Administration support
  • Fully equipped sensory rooms

If this role is of interest to you, please click APPLY now to submit your resume OR contact Danielle Richards at danielle.richards@marsrecruitment.com.au for more information!

Salary
AU$85000 - AU$110000 per annum + super + incentive scheme
LOCATION
Kedron, Brisbane, Australia
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Ref
BBBH29133_1718598682
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