Allied Health Assistant – Desert Therapy – Alice Springs

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary starting at $60,000 depending on experience
  • Up to $7000 for relocation support for eligible candidates
Why Desert Therapy?
Desert Therapy is a local multidisciplinary practice aiming to provide a high-quality service in rural and remote Australia. You will be responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating occupational therapy services for customers and NDIS participants across the lifespan which build on family/client strengths and priorities.

Multiple positions available for Allied Health Assistants (Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy & Physiotherapy).

This role is based in Alice Springs but there is opportunity for some remote work.

What’s in it for you?

  • Highly supportive career development and progression opportunities
  • Up to $7,000 relocation for eligible candidates
  • Opportunity to work within an experienced and multidisciplinary team
  • Opportunity to work in remote communities
  • Supportive working environment
  • Multiple roles available
What’s the role?
  • Conduct and Assist with the implementation and evaluation of established individual therapeutic programs, as delegated by the Allied Health Clinician.
  • Undertake preparation of resources for therapy sessions including set up, pack up and maintaining hygiene procedures of therapy tools/rooms.
  • Manage therapy resources including ordering, preparing and maintaining resources in collaboration with the therapy team.
  • Completion of some office or admin based duties as required.
Is this the right role for you?
  • Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent.
  • Ability to obtain a Working with Children’s card (NT) or National Police Clearance.
  • Strong computer literacy in Microsoft and Apple applications.
  • Ability to work independently and to take initiative.
  • Self-motivated as well as a creative, innovative and engaging approach to service provision.
  • Willingness to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Capacity to follow a therapy program developed by clinicians
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 or email recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Job Information

Job Reference: AD-1133
Salary: $60,000 - $80,000
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Central Australia
Job Types: Allied Health
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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:

$60,000 - $80,000
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