Career Opportunity @ Kids First: Occupational Therapy Assistant

The exciting opportunity you’ve been waiting for

Are you currently studying occupational therapy at university?

Are you keen to develop your knowledge and skills by working closely with an experienced multi-disciplinary team of paediatric professionals?

Would a permanent part-time role at the Northern Beaches most awarded multi-disciplinary children’s practice be a helpful stepping stone for your career??

Occupational Therapy Assistants @ Kids First

As integral members of Kids First’s multi-disciplinary team, our Occupational Therapy Assistants play an important role in supporting children aged 3 to 12, their families, and educators.

What we are offering:

● A motivated and supportive team environment

● A unique and diverse caseload

● An employer that places priority on staff satisfaction and wellbeing

● Secure, permanent part-time employment with benefits like paid leave and above award salary

● Quarterly team retreats

● Excellent PD opportunities

● Multidisciplinary exposure

● Huge scope to create and innovate

● Flexible options so you can balance your work, life, and study

With a strong and experienced team of allied health professionals, we’re committed to learning and development and our highly experienced team proactively shares their knowledge for the benefit of all.

You can be confident that you’ll learn a lot, both from our team of highly skilled clinicians, your team leader and the wonderful kids and families we support.

Occupational Therapy Assistant Job at Kids First Children's Services

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Currently studying for recognised degree or equivalent in Occupational Therapy
  • Experience in working with children and confidence in your role with children and their parents
  • Energy, enthusiasm, great communication skills, and flexibility
  • Current working with children check
  • Willingness to learn and support our clients to achieve their goals
  • Clean drivers’ license and own vehicle
  • Alignment with our values of acting with Care, Kindness, Compassion and Making a Contribution
  • Local resident of Sydney’s northern beaches
  • Availability 3 days per week including full day Wednesday and Thursday, with Saturday 8.00am until 2.00pm

Contact us now

This role commences in January 2022, so if you are excited by this opportunity, apply now!

Send your CV and a Cover Letter explaining why you would be a great member of the Kids First team to sonja [at] kids-first.com.au