CPL's team of allied health professionals deliver specialist therapy services for children and adults at the Rockhampton service, home, school or work, within the community and some outreach services across the region. We offer a broad range of allied health services including occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech and language pathology. The dynamic team customises intervention to provide early childhood intervention services, individual and group therapies, consultation and programming, prescription for equipment and communication aids, as well as education and training to empower the community.In this exciting combined Therapist / Team Leader role, you'll be reporting to the Area Manager in our Rockhampton centre to provide and lead the Allied Health team in providing clinical support to clients with various disabilities across the lifespan, delivering a high quality service to support them to achieve their goals and live the life they choose with passion. Many of our clients are seeking to achieve their goals through NDIS plans.Your responsibilities will include…As a Team Leader;Ensuring delivery of hours of service committed to, as per Client Service AgreementsEnsuring productivity targets are met by the Allied Health team and provide support with caseload managementProviding supervision and daily operational support to the Allied Health teamAs an Occupational or Speech Therapist;In this rewarding role, you will provide high quality therapy intervention to a broad range of clients across the lifespan. You will work closely with client families and other team members in order to facilitate opportunities for valued and inclusive lifestyles and enhanced independence. This innovative role allows you to work as part of an interdisciplinary team and receive clinical support and internal and external development opportunities.Skills & ExperienceTeam Leadership experience and skills Or keen desire to develop your leadership skillsQualified Occupational Therapist or Speech TherapistRegistration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation AgencyKnowledge and skills in therapy practices required for working with clients with a physical disabilityAbility to work in a team and great interpersonal skillsHold a current C class driver's licenceBenefitsLead a team and develop your people management skills further in an NDIS environmentCompetitive remuneration packageOption to package a vehicle or use a pool carSalary packaging benefits 2 weeks additional annual leave (total 6 weeks Annual leave)Life-style flexibilityClinical support and continued professional development Please note: Applications to close by Friday 7 February 2020, unless filled prior, thanks!Position description 80000 AUD Australia - QLD Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast Rockhampton

Occupational or Speech Therapist Team Leader

  • Permanent full-time role, leading a compact Allied Health Team
  • Based in Rockhampton; 30 minutes' drive from the beach!
  • Grow your career with a leading, modern not-for-profit organisation

CPL's team of allied health professionals deliver specialist therapy services for children and adults at the Rockhampton service, home, school or work, within the community and some outreach services across the region. We offer a broad range of allied health services including occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech and language pathology. The dynamic team customises intervention to provide early childhood intervention services, individual and group therapies, consultation and programming, prescription for equipment and communication aids, as well as education and training to empower the community.

In this exciting combined Therapist / Team Leader role, you'll be reporting to the Area Manager in our Rockhampton centre to provide and lead the Allied Health team in providing clinical support to clients with various disabilities across the lifespan, delivering a high quality service to support them to achieve their goals and live the life they choose with passion. Many of our clients are seeking to achieve their goals through NDIS plans.

Your responsibilities will include…

As a Team Leader;

  • Ensuring delivery of hours of service committed to, as per Client Service Agreements
  • Ensuring productivity targets are met by the Allied Health team and provide support with caseload management
  • Providing supervision and daily operational support to the Allied Health team

As an Occupational or Speech Therapist;

In this rewarding role, you will provide high quality therapy intervention to a broad range of clients across the lifespan. You will work closely with client families and other team members in order to facilitate opportunities for valued and inclusive lifestyles and enhanced independence. This innovative role allows you to work as part of an interdisciplinary team and receive clinical support and internal and external development opportunities.

Skills & Experience

  • Team Leadership experience and skills Or keen desire to develop your leadership skills
  • Qualified Occupational Therapist or Speech Therapist
  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Knowledge and skills in therapy practices required for working with clients with a physical disability
  • Ability to work in a team and great interpersonal skills
  • Hold a current C class driver's licence

Benefits

  • Lead a team and develop your people management skills further in an NDIS environment
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Option to package a vehicle or use a pool car
  • Salary packaging benefits 
  • 2 weeks additional annual leave (total 6 weeks Annual leave)
  • Life-style flexibility
  • Clinical support and continued professional development

 

Please note: Applications to close by Friday 7 February 2020, unless filled prior, thanks!

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter. For a confidential discussion, please contact Paul Cooper on 07 3358 8074, quoting Ref No. 886990.