Occupational Therapist | Aged Care Community | Canberra

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  • Competitive Pay Rates + paid travel
  • Contractor role / Perm 1 day per week
  • Location: Canberra, ACT
  • Community Homecare packages. NO NDIS
About Vivir Healthcare:

Vivir is one of Australia’s leading healthcare providers in the aged care sector and the wider community. We make a difference to over 20,000 lives every week by providing staffing solutions in residential aged care facilities, as well as in the homes of elderly people and retirement villages.

Job Description
  • Assessment of physical, communication, psycho-social and cognitive skills of clients with a wide range of disability and impairments.
  • Assessment and prescription of assistive technical devices and equipment appropriate to the needs and goals of the clients.
  • Assessment of mobility and function and a prescription for the provision of appropriate mobility and functional equipment.
  • Assess and provide appropriate home modification recommendations aligned with Australian Standards to improve client safety and independence.
  • Development of individual, evidence-based treatment plans and goals to address any deficits identified in these areas ensuring best practice and the client's individual person-centred plan.
  • Communicate assessed needs clearly and precisely to the client and ensure funding organisation within appropriate time frames.
  • Liaise with families, specialist services and other stakeholders as appropriate.
  • Regularly review client treatment plans and goals.
  • Develop and implement programs, strategies and materials to enable clients to achieve their health and lifestyle goals as set by their individual person-centred.
What We Offer
  • Excellent, competitive hourly rates
  • Paid KMs / travel time paid
  • Great variety of work across Homecare and residential aged care facilities
  • Full induction and shadow shifts from a senior clinician
  • Structured career mapping to lead to senior/management roles
  • Friendly and supportive team environment
  • Flexible work arrangements - your roster works around you
  • Casual, Contractor or Permanent options
To be Considered
  • Occupational Therapy Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent as approved by AHPRA – Full Registration (New graduate clinicians welcome to apply)
  • A current driver’s licence and access to a reliable, registered and insured vehicle
  • Valid National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Screening Clearance
For more information, please send a CV through to tracy@vivir.com.au or call 0405 901 913

Job details

  • ReferenceBH-1227
  • LocationCanberra
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job typeContract
  • Posted11 days ago
  • ConsultantTracy Wright