APS6 Technical Advisor – Occupational Therapist – Perth

Our client, a key Social Policy agency, is seeking an APS6 Technical Advisor, Occupational Therapist to provide detailed technical, policy, and operational support in relation to complex problems. This contract is initially for 12 months.
Duties will include:
  • Providing subject matter expertise using a coaching and mentoring approach, advising on the most appropriate supports to achieve participant outcomes
  • Managing complex and sensitive conversations and situations associated with approval of funding
  • Liaising and working cooperatively with stakeholders, delegates, partners and providers to ensure consistent decision making and outcome achievement
  • Providing high quality written and telephone advice and record keeping, including competency with IT systems
To be successful you will have the following:
  • Occupational Therapy with clinical experience in Assistive Technology and Home modification prescriptions and/or Vehicle Modifications
  • Must be eligible to be registered with the appropriate registration body or have attained the appropriate certification level as required by the professional association where there is no registration requirement
  • Positive contemporary attitudes, understanding and knowledge of disability and its impact on individuals
  • Highly developed leadership skills, communication skills and the ability work within the team
Perth (Perth)