Are you passionate about making a genuine difference in the lives of the aging? When you join Mercy Community, you are joining a team that is united by our desire to make a difference. We learn and experience something new every day, and we are supported by the professionalism and spirit of our colleagues and our organisation.
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated Occupational Therapist to join our dynamic Allied Health team. Join us on a part-time (preferably over three or four days) or full-time basis.
Working alongside physiotherapists and clinical staff, you will play a key role in enabling residents to function as independently as possible and achieve an improved quality of life. We treat a maximum of 11 pain management residents under the new 20 minute system, so you can spend quality time with residents.
You will also have the opportunity to participate in and facilitate group classes and to develop programs that engage the broader community.
We are always looking for new ways to enrich people’s lives and encourage you to bring your great ideas to the table.
You love being a professional who truly believes in helping people to live as fully as they can. You have a can-do attitude and constantly look for ways to make improvements. You will be degree qualified and registered with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia.
We’ll Offer You….
- The opportunity to be part of an awesome allied health team
- Flexible work arrangements with the option of part time or full-time employment
- Attractive hourly rate paid above award
- Generous salary sacrificing benefits to increase your take-home pay
- Continued professional development opportunities to ensure you grow in your career with Mercy Community
Mercy Community is a not-for-profit organisation, focussed on the provision of innovative and responsive services in the areas of child protection, multicultural community support, family mental health, community and residential based aged care and disability support services. We are a strongly committed team that works hard and truly lives our values – Mercy, Acceptance, Excellence, Dignity, Empowerment and Integrity.
Please Apply Immediately - interviews will commence on receipt of applications
We encourage and welcome candidates from all cultural backgrounds and recommend you visit our website at www.mercycs.org.au to find out more about Mercy Community.
If this sounds like the role for you, apply now via http://mercycs.applynow.net.au/jobs/MCS851 . Please ensure your application includes a resume and cover letter.
Please note that you must be eligible to work in Australia to be considered for this position. Employment is conditional upon maintaining a clear personal history screening checks throughout employment.