South West - Mandurah

Vacancy Number: 614

Occupational Therapist

About the Role Full time position available for an experienced occupational therapist to provide therapy services to children and young people in Bunbury and the South West. The successful candidate will work with allocated caseload, develop and deliver therapy programmes in line with the service delivery principles and contract requirements. Apply collaborative, family centred practice principles in service delivery, ensuring appropriate consultation with Advanced Clinician, Team Leader and relevant stakeholders as per the client’s needs and contract requirements.
Experience & Skills Tertiary qualification in occupational therapy - Ability to relate on a personal level with people with disabilities, families, advocates, friends, the community and other professional - Must have and maintain registration with appropriate board for your clinical discipline - At least 5 years experience in a clinical role in a health, social or youth & community related area - Values driven and excellent communication skills - Must have a Working with Children Check and DET police clearance.
Practice Type Community Care
Full Time / Part Time Full time
Map of South West

South West

The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.

The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.

The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus). 
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.