CPL's team of allied health professionals deliver specialist therapy services for children and adults at out Mt Gravatt service, and client homes, schools or workplaces within the community. We offer a broad range of allied health services including occupational therapy, speech and language pathology and physiotherapy.The dynamic team customise services  to provide early childhood intervention, individual and group therapies, consultation and programming, prescription for equipment and communication aids, as well as education and training to empower the community.Joining our Allied Health team in Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast QLD, you will provide clinical support to people with various disabilities and of different ages, delivering a high quality service to support them to achieve their goals and live the life they choose with passion. Many of our clients will be seeking to achieve their goals through NDIS plans. Your responsibilities will include:Working within a multidisciplinary team to provide high quality, family-centred Occupational Therapy services (e.g. consultation, assessment, therapy intervention, prescription of equipment and seating) that will facilitate opportunities for valued and inclusive lifestyles.Collaborating with team members for effective decision-making by contributing relevant Occupational Therapist information and considering the relevant stakeholders involved in service provision to clientsDeveloping knowledge and clinical skills in line with the CPL Allied Health Core Competencies, supported by a comprehensive supervision and mentoring framework for clinical practice and professional learning.Maintaining professional and ethical standards in achieving quality client outcomes in line with the Human Services Quality Framework and The CPL Way.Demonstrating professional conduct, values and attitudes that reflect The CPL Way at all times.To take on this opportunity you will have:Demonstrated knowledge and skills in occupational therapy practices required for working with clients with various disabilities, including an understanding of issues faced by clients and their families at both the personal and societal levels.Demonstrated ability to develop, maintain and improve a range of occupational therapy knowledge and skills required to achieve functional outcomes for clients of CPL, including a commitment to continuing education, evidence based practice and/or research.Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team to meet the needs of clients and their families with an ability to clearly articulate and demonstrate the occupational therapy role to clients, families, team members and the community.Current, valid, C class driving licenceTo find out more download a full position description below. Benefits include:Maternity Leave contract 10 mths – possible extensionfull-time Or part time flexibilitySalary and salary packaging options (increased take home pay)Supportive, multi-disciplinary teamExceptional skills development opportunityFlexible work / life balanceExtra 2 weeks annual leave (6 weeks total/year, pro-rata)Clinical support and continued professional developmentExperienced therapists / graduates or final year students looking for their first Therapist role in Jan/Feb 2020 are welcome to apply.Position description 65000 AUD Australia - QLD Sunshine Coast

Occupational Therapist | Sunshine Coast 10 mth Maternity Leave contract

  • Maternity leave contract; Full-time OR Part-time flexibility
  • Start December 2019 OR January 2020
  • Based at Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast

CPL's team of allied health professionals deliver specialist therapy services for children and adults at out Mt Gravatt service, and client homes, schools or workplaces within the community. We offer a broad range of allied health services including occupational therapy, speech and language pathology and physiotherapy.

The dynamic team customise services  to provide early childhood intervention, individual and group therapies, consultation and programming, prescription for equipment and communication aids, as well as education and training to empower the community.

Joining our Allied Health team in Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast QLD, you will provide clinical support to people with various disabilities and of different ages, delivering a high quality service to support them to achieve their goals and live the life they choose with passion. Many of our clients will be seeking to achieve their goals through NDIS plans.

 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working within a multidisciplinary team to provide high quality, family-centred Occupational Therapy services (e.g. consultation, assessment, therapy intervention, prescription of equipment and seating) that will facilitate opportunities for valued and inclusive lifestyles.
  • Collaborating with team members for effective decision-making by contributing relevant Occupational Therapist information and considering the relevant stakeholders involved in service provision to clients
  • Developing knowledge and clinical skills in line with the CPL Allied Health Core Competencies, supported by a comprehensive supervision and mentoring framework for clinical practice and professional learning.
  • Maintaining professional and ethical standards in achieving quality client outcomes in line with the Human Services Quality Framework and The CPL Way.
  • Demonstrating professional conduct, values and attitudes that reflect The CPL Way at all times.

To take on this opportunity you will have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in occupational therapy practices required for working with clients with various disabilities, including an understanding of issues faced by clients and their families at both the personal and societal levels.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, maintain and improve a range of occupational therapy knowledge and skills required to achieve functional outcomes for clients of CPL, including a commitment to continuing education, evidence based practice and/or research.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team to meet the needs of clients and their families with an ability to clearly articulate and demonstrate the occupational therapy role to clients, families, team members and the community.
  • Current, valid, C class driving licence

To find out more download a full position description below.

 Benefits include:

  • Maternity Leave contract 10 mths – possible extension
  • full-time Or part time flexibility
  • Salary and salary packaging options (increased take home pay)
  • Supportive, multi-disciplinary team
  • Exceptional skills development opportunity
  • Flexible work / life balance
  • Extra 2 weeks annual leave (6 weeks total/year, pro-rata)
  • Clinical support and continued professional development

Experienced therapists / graduates or final year students looking for their first Therapist role in Jan/Feb 2020 are welcome to apply.

To apply, please submit your CV, cover letter and response to the selection criteria. For a confidential discussion, please contact Paul Cooper on 07 3358 8074, quoting Ref No. 875491.