South West - Eaton

Vacancy Number: 1186

Occupational Therapist - Aged Care

About the Role
  • Seeking casual Occupational Therapists to join our Therapy team offering holistic pain management for Bethanie customers in our Aged Care Homes in the South West- Bethannie Elanora and Bethannie Fields.

Experience & Skills
  • Current Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) registration as a Occupational Therapist
  • Knowledge and skills assessment and treatment techniques and ability to plan, implement and evaluate pain management programs
  • Previous experience within the Aged Care industry desirable
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in both verbal and written form
  • Good computer skills, with confidence to use Microsoft Office packages and clinical information systems
  • Clinical report writing skills
  • Demonstrated caseload management and time management skills
  • Ability to work within a multi-skilled team
  • Must have access to a mobile phone to receive shifts
  • Be able to commit to the 2 day corporate induction if successful
  • Be able to work across a variety of shifts – flexibility is key!
What's on Offer
  • Casual position, with competitive remuneration with casual laoding
  • Salary packaging of up to $15,899pa
  • Strong focus on organisational culture within an enthusiastic team environment, perfect for new grads
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee Benefits including including Health Insurance benefit and entertainment vouchers.
Practice Type Aged Care
Full Time / Part Time Part time
Days / Hours Casual
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.