Occupational Therapist – Paediatrics

September 11, 2021

Location: Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Company: Grace Occupational Therapy
Full Time

Discover your passion and join an organisation that makes a difference. Whether you are a new graduate or experienced occupational therapist you can enjoy the benefits of a well structured organisation that enriches the lives of children with a disability or learning disorder. We have been providing services to all children with varying needs and goals for the past 14 years in the Sydney Hills District. Based in Castle Hill (NSW), we offer a supportive environment and assist you to develop your clinical skills all while earning a competitive salary and employment benefits. Our team are always prepared to help each other out and share their knowledge and experience.

At Grace Children’s Therapy we are continuously growing and looking for new and innovative ways to engage the kids and families that attend our practice. If you’re a therapist that is looking for a role that offers variety with running group programs, conducting home, community, school, Telehealth and in clinic appointments, this is a role worth considering. 

Grace Children’s Therapy are always at the forefront of learning and development & encourages ongoing education through both informal and formal training programs. We offer our therapists, the opportunity to access numerous learning and development programs through our online learning platform, as well as opportunities to attend relevant formal training programs that helps to build your “toolbox” of intervention strategies & knowledge.

If you are a therapist that would like to work towards leading, this is a great opportunity as we have a strong new graduate program that presents opportunities for therapists to step into a role where they can share their knowledge & experience. With the growth of our organisation comes the opportunity for career progression and opportunities to lead and supervise.

We offer a friendly work environment, a competitive salary, weekly ongoing learning and development, regular team meetings, supervision using a buddy system, Employment Assistance Program (EAP), laptop, remote access to resources & communication to provide ease when conducting off-site therapy and a wonderfully supportive administrative team to assist you with managing your caseloads, calendar and general organisation. Our administration are our pillars and do an amazing job so you can focus on your clients and therapy. 

What we are looking for are therapists that are open-minded, creative, energetic, flexible and innovative, and who enjoy working as part of a team. Being passionate about changing the lives of children and families & embracing the complexity of treating the whole child is essential as that is the heart of the organisation. We are looking for therapists that are willing to nurture their learning and development as to be able to nurture the development of the kids that need our help. If this sounds like you, why not consider joining the team at Grace Children’s Therapy. 

New graduates that are completing their degrees in 2021 and ready to commence work in Nov 2021 or early 2022 are welcome to apply as we will be opening up our new graduate positions. 

Essential Criteria 

  • Minimum Undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Eligible for AHPRA registration
  • OT Australia Membership
  • Drivers Licence
  • NDIS worker screen 
  • Working with Children Check 
  • National Police Check 

Remuneration is based on occupational therapy experience. Grace Children’s Therapy offers competitive salaries and offers an above award wage pay scale. 

Please send your cv and cover letter to express your interest in the role. 

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