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Occupational Therapist – Arnhem Allied Health – Nhulunbuy

  • $100,000 plus salary package + $5,000 sign on bonus
  • Extensive relocation, scholarship and bursary grants available
  • Fully furnished accommodation provided
  • Staff wellbeing initiatives

Arnhem Allied Health Centre have an amazing opportunity for an OT looking for a simpler life living in beautiful Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, passionate about helping people and wanting an adventure travelling throughout communities empowering people to live their best life.

Why Arnhem Allied Health Centre?

Arnhem Allied Health Centre is a one-stop health hub, gym and rehabilitation provider offering a range of services such as Physiotherapy, Pilates & Occupational Therapy. This is a unique opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join a multidisciplinary team.

What’s in it for you?

  • $100,000 plus salary package + $5,000 sign on bonus
  • Up to $10,000 for relocation, as well as access to NT PHN/RWA NT Scholarship and Bursary grants
  • Fully furnished accommodation supplied
  • Annual leave, personal leave & 5 day’s paid Professional Development leave
  • Opportunity to upskill in areas of interest

What’s the role?

The role involves regular outreach trips to remote communities and close collaboration with individual’s families and key stakeholders to deliver client centered care to both adults and children experiencing a range of disabilities.

  • Flexible and diverse caseloads, including NDIS, private and aged care clients
  • Regular outreach trips to remote communities
  • Independent management of OT case loads
  • Prescription of equipment and home modifications
  • Engagement with key stakeholders, including support workers, families and schools to support OT intervention
  • Comprehensive NDIS assessment and reporting

Is this the right role for you?

  • At least two year’s relevant experience
  • Undergraduate or post graduate qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Current AHPRA Registration
  • Current National Police Clearance & Working with Children’s check
  • Current Australian Driver’s License

About the location:

The friendly community of Nhulunbuy supports a laid-back, natural lifestyle. It is a friendly and supportive community nestled amongst the white sandy beaches of the Gove Peninsula.

The tropical climate allows for plenty of opportunity for nature-based activities such as fishing, bush walking and camping, and hs modern comforts including cafés, supermarkets and restaurants while maintaining its small town charm.

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

Up to AU$100,000 per annum + + $5,000 sign on bonus
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Job Type:

Allied Health

If you’re interested in this opportunity, register your interest with our recruitment team

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