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Occupational Therapists - Toowoomba
ABOUT US: At AEIOU Foundation for Children with Autism, we have a simple yet sincere goal: to provide early intervention that enables children with autism to live their best lives. It’s how we do it that sets us apart from everybody else. AEIOU is a profit-for-purpose organisation, established in 2005 to deliver high-quality therapy and care.
Our family-centred program meets the Guidelines for Good Practice and supports children with autism to develop essential life skills, independence, and confidence. We are excited to offer experienced professionals the opportunity to join AEIOU in the critical role of Occupational Therapists. THE POSITION: Locations available Bundaberg, Gold Coast (Arundel), Adelaide (Brighton), Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs) and Toowoomba.
This is an exciting opportunity to support children with autism aged 2 - 6 years, in developing specific skills, social skills and mealtime management. You will join a transdisciplinary team of peers in Behaviour Therapy, Speech Therapy and Early Education. This is a special role to work with our wonderful children and develop your skills in the field of autism-specific early intervention.
You will see everyday the difference you make. Utilising your skills as an Occupational Therapist with the principles of Behaviour Analysis (which we help you develop) you will create and implement intervention programs that assist our children to enhance their independence and quality of life. ABOUT YOU: You are a passionate Occupational Therapist seeking a purposeful and meaningful vocation to make a significant difference in the lives of children with autism.
You are equipped with a Bachelor in Occupational Therapy and have current AHPRA registration. Autism-specific experience is desirable, however we will also provide you training and support within the framework of this role. You will need to hold a current Blue Card/Working with Children Check registration (dependent on the state you are working in) Note : If you do not hold a current registration you will need to apply for and have an approved a combined NDIS Worker Screening Check clearance and Employee Blue Card before you can commence employment).
WHAT WE OFFER: Competitive remuneration, including Not for Profit tax benefits of up to $15,900 per year Salary range from $70K to $96K (inclusive of fortnightly retention bonus) plus super (salary is negotiated based on qualifications and experience) Relocation assistance where needed Five weeks annual leave, with an option to purchase an additional week Regular Professional Development days (per term) Wellbeing, Culture & Performance Coach Reward & Recognition program Employee Assistant Program (EAP) for staff and immediate family Apply Now.