Occupational Therapist

Exciting opportunity for an experienced occupational therapist to join a practice in Mackay.

Your new company
This is remarkable organisation in Mackay whom pride themselves on their high level of professionalism, integrity and care for their patient’s. Due to the high demand for healthcare workers, this exciting opportunity for a occupational therapist exists.

Your new role
This is a fast-paced and rewarding role that will allow you to provide high quality, holistic care to patients. The primary role of the Occupational Counsellor is to facilitate healing and support in the wellbeing of the organisations valued patients. The role will allow you to apply your skills and knowledge to improve individual need’s and to support every client to be happy and whole. Your day-to-day tasks will include:
  • Evaluating a patient’s condition and needs;
  • Developing treatment plans to address a patient’s needs and help them meet specific goals;
  • Assessing a patient’s home and/or work environment and recommending adaptations to fit the patient’s needs and improve independence;
  • Assess and document progress for evaluation, billing, and reporting purposes;
  • Adhere to all relevant legislative requirements and quality guidelines.

What you'll need to succeed
This organization is looking for a candidate that has experience working as a occupational therapist in a private or public sector. They must be hard-working, reliable and enthusiastic with strong communication skills. Mandatory requirements
  • At least two (2) years of experience as a occupational therapist;
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy or equivalent;
  • Current registration with AHPRA as an Occupational Therapist;
  • Valid (P) Blue Card;
  • National Police Check;
  • To have current vaccination records including the annual influenza and Covid 19 vaccine as required by the QLD government;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a multidisciplinary team;
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

What you'll get in return
This is a wonderful opportunity to work for a valued and committed organization that takes pride in helping the community with their individual needs.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lauren Colwell now on (07) 4960 1126.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2666322


Job Type
Healthcare & Medical
QLD, Mackay & Bowen Basin

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lauren Colwell, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Mackay
Level 3, 45 Victoria St

Telephone: 0749601126