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Allied Health Assistant (Eight Mile Plains, based)

Location:
Eight Mile Plains  
Employment Type:
PT - Part-time Temporary  
Department:
QLD Team Leader Clinical (AO)
Salary:
+ Salary Packaging for Not-For-Profit
Supporting Documentation:

Allied Health Assistant – Part Time/12 Month - Fixed Term Contract (Eight Mile Plains, QLD)

ALLIED OUTCOMES (Not-For-Profit)

Allied Outcomes – Tailored Therapy Solutions is a busy and rapidly expanding not-for-profit multi-disciplinary service established by a group of very experienced allied health professionals. With a strong background in disability, and interest in working with families and carers, we are committed to providing high quality, responsive services that support people in their desire to have a good life.

About the role

As part of a multidisciplinary allied health team comprising Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists and Psychologists, provide clinic or community based person-centred therapeutic interventions under the delegation or remote supervision of an allied health clinician.  Initially this role will be one day a week but hours will increase with organizational needs.

Core Tasks

  • To implement clinical support plans to participants of the NDIS and their carers as prescribed by the relevant allied health professional that relate to their NDIS goals and funding.
  • Work in conjunction with allied health professionals to prepare and coordinate assessments for new participants.
  • Prepare resources for participants as designed by the allied health professionals e.g. visual schedules; communication boards;
  • Research information that is relevant to a participant’s therapy plan, including but not limited to NDIS Price Guide; Outcomes Framework; Home Modification regulations etc.
  • Liaise with Support Coordinators to seek information that is relevant to the Participant and their goals.
  • Work within the Clinical Governance Framework and adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • Write regular review reports on progress towards outcomes for the participant, their carer and the allocated supervising allied health professional

Additional Duties

  • To undertake training and development deemed necessary for the pursuance of the position.
  • To ensure Health and Safety is observed in the course of all activities.
  • To comply with equal opportunities policy and procedure in all practices.

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To discuss this exciting new opportunity, please call Brian Paxton - Clinical Team Leader on (07) 3541 6999

(ALLIED OUTCOMES RESERVES THE RIGHT TO INTERVIEW SUITABLE INDIVIDUALS PRIOR TO THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS CAMPAIGN, THIS CAMPAIGN MAY ALSO BE EXTENDED AT ANY TIME)

ALLIED OUTCOMES is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and minority groups are encouraged to apply.