Occupational Therapy

  • Company:
    Aussie Locums
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Mental Health

Salary: DOE.

Passionate Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist required for a rewarding permanent aged care opportunity in stunning, Tropical North Queensland – where the rainforest meets the reef! This role is commencing ASAP. Full time or part time hours considered.

Please quote job reference: 889087

About our Client, your new employer:

Established in 2004 by qualified and experienced Physiotherapists, our client is motivated to improve the quality of life for residents and support managers of aged care facilities. Our client’s vision is to offer an encompassing range of allied health services in the aged care sector. They continually strive to offer great service by using evidence based therapy and employing expertly trained professionals.

A little about the role:

We are seeking a Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist to join the team in Cairns, QLD in a permanent capacity. Commencing ASAP, the client is flexible, considering full time or part time hours to suit your needs. You will provide high quality assessment and treatment in aged care facilities including functional assessments, pain management, fall prevention and rehabilitation.

Duties you will be responsible for:

•Provide a high standard of assessment and treatment to an aged care caseload.
•Travel between aged care facilities as required.
•Work independently as well as part of a team.
•Collaborate effectively with others as and when required.
•Communicate effectively with team and patients.

Skills and Experience:

•Full AHPRA registration.
•Relevant tertiary qualification.
•Ability to work hit the ground running and work independently.
•Appropriate Driver’s Licence essential.
•Right to work in Australia.
•Experience working in a similar setting will be highly regarded.


•Assess and treat a range of conditions – every day is different.
•A rewarding role within the aged care community.
•Permanent opportunity – full time or part time.