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Occupational Therapist

Australian Foundation for Disability

About Afford

Afford is a recognised Employer of Choice within the disability sector, and we are celebrating our 70th year. We pride ourselves on our reputation of delivering service excellence, person-centred care focused on individual outcomes and are highly respected in the disability community. 

About the opportunity:

Due to our continued growth, we are expanding our Allied Health Teams and we require an experienced Occupational Therapist based in Perth. Our therapists enjoy a great balance of independent work and a connected team environment where they can thrive and add value. Some of the key responsibilities include:

  • Provide high quality Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention for clients in a community-based setting
  • Developing and implementing plans that fit individual needs and goals
  • Work collaboratively with NDIS participants, families and supporting networks to improve effectiveness and drive positive outcomes
  • Ensure cohesive service delivery and follow up, coordinating and communicating as required with internal and external stakeholders
  • Work within the NDIS funding framework and meet Affords compliance and quality standards
  • Evaluating the requirement for modifications and writing equipment prescriptions 
  • This role will involve travelling out to clients in varied locations within the Sydney area.

About You:

Afford's vision is to provide innovative, flexible and high quality support for people with disabilities. As an experienced Occupational Therapist you will have a genuine desire to support people with disabilities lead exceptional lives. You will also have;

  • Relevant Tertiary Qualification and current AHPRA membership
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a drive to improve the quality of life for our clients
  • Demonstrated understanding of the NDIS
  • Ability to work autonomously in a complex environment with multiple demands and tight timelines
  • Experience with equipment prescriptions
  • Must have a valid, full drivers' licence.
  • Will consider New Graduate

 Why be part of AFFORD?

  • Be part of the best Allied Health in the disability sector
  • Company Car or Car Allowance available
  • Competitive salary including packaging options;
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Fully paid training and professional development
  • Numerous other benefits

 AFFORD is an equal opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.     

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