The Hospital Research Foundation Group is seeking an outstanding individual to join the Parkinson's ACT team as an Occupational Therapist.
The Hospital Research Foundation Group is an impactful and dynamic not-for-profit, which supports health and medical research at hospitals across South Australia. THRF Group - Parkinson's ACT is one of The Hospital Research Foundation Group charities.
THRF Group - Parkinson’s ACT is a not-for-profit organisation that has provided support and information to people living with Parkinson’s and other movement disorders, their carers, family, community and health professionals for over 35 years.
The organisation represents and supports the 2,000 people with Parkinson’s in the ACT and their family members. The organisation provides support across the continuum of the condition, from diagnosis, through the early stages and throughout the progression of the disease. THRF Group - Parkinson’s ACT provides expert information and support services that no private or government agency offers.
Reporting to the Senior Occupational Therapist, the Graduate Occupational Therapist will provide support to clients of Parkinson's ACT. The Graduate Occupational Therapist is responsible for completion of assessments, interpretation of assessment findings, and the formulation and implementation of Occupational Therapy intervention plans in collaboration with clients, primary support people and other relevant clinicians.
The role of the Graduate Occupational Therapist is to develop and deliver services and products to maximise choice, independence and wellbeing for people affected by Parkinson's and other neurological / movement disorders.
The successful applicants must have:
Please ensure you attach a covering letter and CV.
If you feel that you meet the criteria for this position please send through your current CV and cover letter explaining why you would like to be part of the team by clicking apply now.