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Paediatric Occupational Therapist - BillyLids Therapy

Newmarket, Brisbane QLD

Full time or Part time

$80,500 – $85,000 per year

Opportunity to join a family-run multidisciplinary clinic. Role would suit an enthusiastic early career therapist. Graduates welcome to apply.

Who is BillyLids Therapy?

BillyLids is a close-knit, collaborative practice that embodies the values of playful, ethical, kind, inquisitive, and empowering practice.

We are passionate about supporting and nurturing our staff through inter-professional and rewarding work environment practices that includes peer to peer mentoring, in-house training and paid time off for CPD attendance.

We have established supports in place for an early career therapist or graduate OT to join our team.

The caseload:
• Dedicated paediatric practice supporting children under 10 and their families
• Achievable KPI’s- maximum of five clients per day with a soft landing
• Responsible for providing evidence based assessment, planning... and intervention for children.
• Hybrid model - four in clinic sessions per day complemented by one community visit
• 80% caseload [four sessions per day] for first 6 months for graduates and first 2 months for early career OTs.

The benefits:
• Above award salary: $80,500-$85,000 + superannuation, depending on experience.
• Five weeks of annual leave each year.
• Not required to work on public holidays.
• Ample onsite parking.
• Well resourced clinic with a budget to procure clinician preferred resources as required.
• A variety of opportunities to meet continuing professional development requirements, including peer to peer supervision, paid time off to attend external CPD and a CPD budget.
• Supportive leadership and management team.
• Administrative support for scheduling and managing caseload.
• Relocation expenses negotiable.

• A playful and engaging demeanour. Must love children!
• Degree or postgraduate qualification (current or anticipated) in Occupational Therapy
• AHPRA registration
• Current Working with Children Check and Police Check or ability to obtain
• Vaccinated for COVID-19 and influenza
• Full working rights within Australia
• Drivers Licence
• A commitment to working collaboratively within the BillyLids team
• Must be able to build rapport with children and families quickly
• The ability to engage and motivate children of all ages through play or age-appropriate activities, whilst also incorporating playful and adaptive work practices
• Must show initiative and empathy to helping children and their families
• A willingness to participate in peer to peer mentoring
• Sound knowledge of child development, and conditions affecting normal development
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Excellent time management skills

• Knowledge of NDIS framework.

How to apply:
• Please send Cover letter and CV to [email protected]
• Applications close May 30, 2024
Brisbane QLD Australia


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