All Perth WA
Max Term Part Time
Occupational Therapist - 1 Year Contract
Here at Southern Cross Care (WA) Inc. we are dedicated to our employee’s wellbeing and careers. Our employees embody our Mission, Values and Vision of the company and provide the utmost care to our customers. Whilst working at Southern Cross Care we will provide you with training and development opportunities and offer a wide range of employee benefits including;
About the Role
We are searching for an enthusiastic, motivated and aged-care experienced Occupational Therapist to deliver services at several of our residential aged care facilities throughout the South Metro region of Perth. This is a maternity leave coverage contract and the contract will run until the end of October 2020.
Responsibilities include providing staff training and guidance on matters related to occupational therapy, the delivery of recommended interventions and selecting appropriate programs while working in collaboration with Occupational Therapy Assistants to effectively deliver programs to residents.
We are seeking a professional who shares our vision and values to deliver only the best in care to our residents. In this role, you will provide resident-focused care by assessing, planning and implementing person-centred programs to maximise independence and quality of life.
To be successful for this role, you will need:
How to Apply
To express your interest in this exciting opportunity, please submit an application including your current resume and a covering letter outlining your experience and availability.
Shortlisted applicants will be asked comply with criminal history checks as per the Aged Care Act 1997 and will need to produce a satisfactory National Police Clearance and complete a statutory declaration prior to commencement.
Please note that due to the large volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
SCC (WA) recognises and celebrates that the Australian community is comprised of people who bring to it a wide range of cultural traditions, languages, religious beliefs and values and SCC (WA) is committed to ensuring that its organisational values, policies, procedures and practices are inclusive and reflect this respect for and appreciation of cultural diversity.
SCC (WA) values the contribution people make in the delivery of services we provide to the community. We believe that the effective utilisation of all our people is the key difference between Southern Cross Care WA and other organisations in ensuring our continued success. We support the aims of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984.Applications Close: 09/11/2019