Occupational Therapist - Ocean Star Village

  • Permanent part-time position (negotiable days and hours)
  • Competitive salary plus superannuation
  • Generous salary packaging options available

      

About the Role  

Catholic Homes has an opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to join Servite Village on a permanent part-time basis. This position will commence mid January 2021. Recent graduates are welcome to apply.

This position is responsible for:

  • The development, implementation and evaluation of lifestyle programs for residents
  • Provision of training and support to Occupational Therapy Assistants as required
  • Provide pain management and clinical support as and when required. 

Commencing mid January 2021, the successful candidate will be working 2-3 days per week. Ongoing support will be provided by the Facility Manager, on-site Clinical Nurse and the Care team. Ongoing training and skill development will also be provided.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) and a current registration with the Occupational Therapist Registration board of WA
  • Previous experience working in an aged care environment (desirable)
  • Experience in effective supervision and the change process
  • Knowledge of the Aged Care Quality Standards and the range and types of services available to the elderly
  • Excellent time management, organisational and communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Montessori Principles and the 'Care with Purpose' model (desirable)
  • Able to work cooperatively in a team environment and autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Willingness to learn and maintain professional development

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