Occupational Therapist

Full-time Occupational Therapist role based in Broken HillSign-on Bonus of $5,000! $92k - $112k inc. of Super + Salary Packaging + Relocation Assistance AvailableFlexible Friendly organisation, Work From Home options availableThe Benevolent Society’s vision is to build a just society where all Australians can live their best life. For more than 200 years we have supported people at the margins of society: children, young people, and their families; First Nations Australians; older people; carers and people with disability. We are an independent, non-religious service provider which supports people to live life their way. We use our practice wisdom to mobilise social movements that advocate for anyone in need and create social change.About the RoleWe offer our services to a diverse range of clients from adults to children with physical or intellectual disabilities, working flexibly either in their homes, community settings or from our office space.Our Occupational Therapists provide comprehensive functional assessments, establish goals for each client and assist each client achieve these through therapy services, planning home modifications and prescription of assistive technology. Travel to clients in pool cars to service clients in and around Broken Hill.DutiesConduct assessments and collaborate with Practitioners and clients to contribute to the development, implementation, monitoring and review of the client plan, as appropriate to their circumstancesConduct home visits and visits to the community as requiredCoordinate the delivery of occupational therapy services to assess, diagnose and treat children and adults with developmental challengesAssist each client in achieving these goals through therapy services, planning home modifications and prescription of assistive technologyOur BenefitsSign-on bonusof up to $5,000Salary Benefits -You can package up to $15,900 pa of you pre-tax salary to pay for everyday expenses and benefit from a $2,650 meals and entertainment card + discount program before income tax is calculated, meaning you take home even more pay!Motor Vehicle Packaging Options – to suit your lifestyle.  Work/Life Balance - Flexible work arrangements , hybrid home/office work arrangements, 1 accrued day off a month for full time employees.  Recognition and Reward – Sector competitive remuneration, various recognition programs and access to long service leave after 5 years   Wellness -Fitness passport + Employee Assistance Program + opportunity to purchase additional leave.    Professional development – monthly Communities of Practice- share experiences with your peers and find positive solutions + leadership training opportunities & regular clinical supervisionSponsorship and relocation assistance- Visit our Careers page to find out moreOur Reconciliation Commitment – a First Nations employees are entitled up to 10 days of unpaid leave for ceremonial purposes, as well as the option to be a voice on our RAP working group, and have the opportunity for cultural and professional development that supports career pathways.  Skills and ExperienceCurrently registered with AHPRAPassionate about supporting people with a disability to achieve their goalsHonest and who carry out their role with integrity and demonstrate genuine respect for all people regardless of their disability, culture, age, gender, sexual orientationExperienced in applying evidence-based practice frameworks to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate clinical supportsEffective time managers to ensure they can meet client goals and performance expectationsCurrent driver's license (pool cars provided)Apply Today!If you have any questions, please contact Alice Thompson on 0478 257 558 for a friendly, confidential discussion.If you identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, then we want to hear from you. The Benevolent Society recognises and values cultural knowledge and wisdom of the First Nations people, we therefore strongly encourage you to apply. We are strongly committed to being an Employer of Choice, one who offers, provides, and practices cultural safety in our workplace.  Click here for Position Profile 90000 AUD Australia - NSW Far West & North Central NSW Broken Hill 2880