Occupational Therapist

Are you passionate about working with vulnerable people and helping people to live their best life?  Are you want to help all ages but sick of difficult processes? Looking to join a fun, fast paced organisation dedicated to making a positive difference to our communities? We have the perfect opportunity for you! Due to significant growth, Kirinari are seeking passionate and driven Senior Occupational Therapist’s to join our friendly team as soon as practicable. About UsKirinari is a highly reputable and respected disability and aged care support service providing essential care and high-quality support to enrich the lives of our customers. Our core values guide our strong service delivery to enact positive change and choice in the lives of the clients we support. About the PositionThe role will be working with all ages, specialising in Home Modification Assessments, Suitable Housing Assessments including SDA assessments and Functional Capacity Assessments. This is a fantastic opportunity to help inform service provision in regional and rural NSW and VIC. The position will cover all areas Kirinari currently covers, from Tasmania to Lismore to the South Australian border and everything in between on a fly in, fly out basis.  The role will entail completing discrete assessments for clients both in-person and via telehealth in order to help fast track applications for further funding under both My Aged Care and NDIS funding schemes.  There will be no therapy or equipment subscription as a part of the role! RequirementsRelevant qualifications in Occupational TherapyCurrent AHPRA registrationCurrent drivers’ licenceNDIS Worker Screening Check, or ability to obtain NSW and VIC Employee Working with Children Check, or ability to obtainDemonstrated experience in a similar role, with clients of all ages including senior clients and clients with a disability highly regardedBenefits of working with Kirinari as an OTBe your own boss and manage your own workloadChoose your preferred employment style – We are offering Casual, PPT or FTYou will have the flexibility to choose the days and hours you work, either working from home or in an office – whatever suits you best!We are happy to train interested parties in Mental Health and/or Dementia specific servicesA rewarding career with ability to give back to our community in a growing service sectorOpportunities to upskill, develop and progress within the organisationA supportive team environmentAccess to generous salary packaging up to $15,900 + $2,650 meal and entertainment (PT/FT)Annual Leave up to 5 weeks (PT/FT)Strong focus on employee health and wellbeing with assistance programs availableCome Join Us!To join our vibrant teams please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your availability, suitability for the position and relevant qualifications.Applications close 15th August 2022, 5pm.Due to the high volume of applications, the interview process may commence before the closing date. 36 AUD Canberra 2600