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Occupational Therapist

ORGANISATION INFORMATION
Organisation MPOT
Area, City Adelaide, South Australia
Advert reference
CONTACT INFORMATION
Contact person Davide Zerillo
Contact website and/or email

https://www.mpot.com.au

[email protected]

Contact telephone +61 437 140 227
VACANCY DETAILS
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Full time
Closing date for applications 18-12-2020


JOB DESCRIPTION

About Us

Our group is actively recruiting dedicated Occupational Therapists to become integral members of our successful and highly regarded group.  We have full time positions available with each of our groups, MPOT and Talking Matters.  New graduates and experienced Occupational Therapists are encouraged to apply.  Our team have an interesting and varied caseload including daily living assessment & intervention programs, employment assessments & community rehabilitation within MPOT and the Talking Matters team work with children with a wide variety of development & learning needs  including autism, global developmental delays & more, to reach their individual potential.   There is the potential for crossover between each group.

The MPOT Opportunities

Our expertise spans from treating clients with everyday sprains & strains through to clients with complex and serious conditions such as Acquired Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, burns, Multiple Trauma & Amputations. 

OTs in our team:

  • Work with a varying clientele ranging from those with short term injuries to complex injuries & disabilities
  • Use assessment & clinical reasoning skills to make a significant difference in people’s lives
  • Have the flexibility to work autonomously both in the community & in the clinic
  • Undertake occupational therapy interventions as part of innovative treatment programmes offered across a wide range of clinical & environmental areas
  • Work in purpose designed clinic which includes treatment rooms, work conditioning area & fully accessible rehabilitation gym.

The Talking Matters Opportunities

The team work with children with a wide variety of developmental & learning needs aged from 0 to 18 years.  Our services are provided either in our well resourced clinics in Elizabeth Downs & Christie Downs or within schools, preschools or homes and include individual & group therapy. 

OTs in our team:

  • Support children with a range of developmental difficulties including autism, global developmental delays & more to reach their individual potential
  • Work within a team of multi-disciplinary professionals to develop & deliver high quality therapeutic services
  • Have opportunities to pursue personal interests such as feeding, autism, social skills or other relevant areas

About You

To be considered for these opportunities you will also need to demonstrate:

  • Eligibility for membership of OT Australia
  • The ability to engage with a diverse range of clients
  • Compassion & professionalism
  • Self-motivation with a willingness to learn
  • Exceptional time management and communication skills
  • Ability to work as a team player; able to work with a multi-disciplinary team as well as autonomously

Benefits

Everyone who joins the MPOT or Talking Matters team enjoy fantastic benefits including:

  • Competitive salaries plus superannuation, work laptop and phone
  • Full induction & ongoing training
  • Unique graduate programme
  • A friendly & supportive environment
  • CPD opportunities driven by a highly experienced leadership team
  • The opportunity to work with an experienced multi-disciplinary team

To Apply:

If you are looking for your next challenge and feel you have the right skills and experience for this opportunity, please apply.  If you would like more information, please email Davide Zerillo [email protected] or  [email protected] to arrange a convenient time to speak. More information on our websites: www.mpot.com.au, www.talkingmatters.com.au



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