+60d ago

Rehabilitation Counsellor - OT, RC, Psych


Base pay $35 - $45/hr
Permanent Temporary Standard business hours
Unlock your match score

Full job description

Your new company
Our client, a long standing leading provider of wellness, insurance and risk solutions is seeking a qualified experienced Rehabilitation Consultant with a background in Occupational Therapy, Psychology, Social Work or Rehabilitation Counselling to join their supportive and award-winning Allied Health Team in Melbourne.
The provider has a wide variety of prestigious clients with a our reach spanning across both state and federal jurisdictions and allows the opportunity to help those most in need and deliver a truly holistic offering.

Your new role
You will be responsible for managing a mixed case load of NDIS Assessments and Workers Comp, working with injured workers and other stakeholders driving successful return to work outcomes. You will need to be able to develop and then communicate your return to work strategy with management and various stakeholders to ensure you meet service delivery standards. Your role will also entails:

  • Providing Return to Work and Rehabilitation Services compliant with Victoria frameworks.
  • Undertaking psychological/biopsychosocial assessments.
  • Undertaking other psychologically based capacity building services across a client’s life span to address. issues which may affect the function, independence and social inclusion of individuals with disability, their families and carers.
  • Working with and alongside a multi-disciplinary team to achieve the best quality of life outcome for your client.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be required to hit the ground running and only experience within occupational rehabilitation will be considered:

  • Formal qualifications in Occupational Therapy, Psychology, Social Work, or Rehabilitation Counselling.
  • Full Registration with AHPRA, AASW, or ASORC.
  • Experienced in delivering Occ. Rehab. Services.
  • Expertise in the assessment and treatment of a wide range of biopsychosocial problems including core competencies in mental health assessment and management using evidence-based interventions.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in workplace rehabilitation.
  • Ability to work independently and conduct outreach to some Regional Areas.

What you'll get in return
You will have access to a truly rewarding role which provides variety and diverse workload from a broad range of state and federal jurisdictions. You will also be supported by a multi-disciplinary team, working together, to enable you to provide the best client care and operate in a family friendly and open team environment where your work and achievements are recognised
There are full-time and part-time opportunities available.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Shannon Seers
03 9946 3560

LHS 297508 #2644862


Perks & benefits
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Rehabilitation Counsellor jobs in Melbourne VIC
Base pay range
$35 - $45/hr
Market average
Market average

Job details
Date posted
29 Apr 2022
Healthcare & Medical
Physiotherapy, OT & Rehab
Base pay
$35 - $45/hr
Contract type
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

You may also be interested in these jobs