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Reference Number 13955
Position Title Occupational Therapist | Full Time | Bentley
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper Charles Jenkins TCP
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a
  • Free parking on site
  • Employment within a growing sector

We are currently looking for an experienced and passionate Occupational Therapist to join the allied health team at our Charles Jenkins facility, located in the southern suburb of Bentley.

Juniper Charles Jenkins is a 60 place Transitional Care facility, where we assist clients transitioning from hospital to residential care or back into the community.

In this position, you will be responsible for providing Occupational Therapy assessment, treatment, care and advice to our residents. This is a key position in the development of resident care plans which will see the successful person develop activities based on resident requirements.

 

On offer is a full time position working Monday - Friday

 

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Assessing, developing, implementing and evaluating individual and group Occupational Therapy needs
  • Implementing mobility programs to meet individual needs of residents
  • Contributing to the team development, implementation, review and evaluation of Occupational Therapy care plans
  • Supporting the maintenance or restoration of the residents’ independence
  • Establishing and maintaining effective communication with residents
  • Supervision and effective leadership of Therapy staff
  • Maintaining accurate resident information
  • Responding to the requests and concerns of families and other carers

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy)
  • Current registration with the Occupational Therapist Registration board of WA
  • Previous experience working in an aged care environment (Desirable)
  • Experience in effective supervision and performance management of staff

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

 

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafferty
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
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