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Please contact the People and Culture Coordinator on 9842 1955 for further information on any of the below roles or to express your interest in casual employment.
 

SPEECH PATHOLOGIST

ABOUT THE POSITION

Work across a diverse and rewarding disability caseload to deliver high quality therapy services to our participants. Your caseload will consist of predominantly adults with multiple and profound physical and intellectual disabilities, through to mild physical or intellectual disability across a broad range of diagnosis.

Clinical areas we service:

  • communication and swallowing disorders
  • augmentative and alternative communication
  • dysphagia and mealtime assessments
  • voice quality and control
  • research and innovation

Utilise your existing skills and interests and work with the lead therapist to expand and diversify your caseload to appeal to your expertise and clinical interests. Our brand new custom built facility consisting of warm water therapy pool, gym and treatment facilities is the perfect place for you to develop and extend your speech pathology career in a direction that interests you. 


ABOUT YOU

  • Minimum 3 years experience as a Speech Pathologist
  • Eligibility for membership with Speech Therapy Australia
  • Qualifications, skills and experience relevant to the position description 
  • Current Driver Licence
  • Demonstrated knowledge of varied allied health team professional roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of family centred approaches


ON OFFER

  • Full-time position
  • Supportive environment
  • Salary packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and covering letter including two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au

 

INSTRUCTOR SUPPORT (part-time)

KEY FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

In the role of Instructor Support, you will be responsible for delivering high quality programs and support in response to the needs and interests of our participants. This includes:

  • Support and encourage involvement of participants in their recreational programs
  • Ensure the wellbeing and safety of participants, exercising duty of care to both the participant, other staff and the members of the community
  • Monitor and support the safe involvement of participants in community based activity
  • Work cooperatively with all relevant persons and maintain effective communication in a manner appropriate to the participants needs
  • Carry out specific personal care requirements in a responsible and safe manner

ABOUT YOU

  • Experience and/or special interest in working with people with a disability including people with complex needs
  • Current driver licence 

ON OFFER

We have a number of opportunities for people who are interested in permanent part-time hours across one or more of the following shifts:

  • Tuesday and/or Wednesday 3:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Thursday 3:00pm-7:00pm
  • Saturday (fortnightly) 10:00am-3:00pm

We also offer salary packaging and an attractive remuneration package.

A full position description can be obtained HERE


HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and cover letter including two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au.

 

INSTRUCTOR SUPPORT (casual)

KEY FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

This exciting casual position is responsible for delivering high quality programs and support in response to the needs and interests of our participants.  This includes:

  • Support and encourage involvement of participants in their daily programs
  • Assist in the effective delivery of programs, as directed by instructors
  • Ensure the wellbeing and safety of participants, exercising duty of care to both the participant, other staff and the members of the community
  • Monitor and support the safe involvement of participants in community based activity
  • Work cooperatively with all relevant persons and maintain effective communication in a manner appropriate to the participants needs
  • Administer medication and/or carry out specific personal care requirements in a responsible and safe manner under the direction and supervision of an instructor
  • Assist transport staff with the safe arrival and departure of participants on service vehicles and assist with the supervision of participants where necessary

ABOUT YOU

  • Experience and/or special interest in working with people with a disability including people with complex needs
  • Currently studying or completed Cert IV in Disability (optional)
  • Current driver licence 

ON OFFER

  • Shifts available Monday-Friday (9:00am-3:00pm, 9:00am-6:00pm, 4:00pm-6:00pm)
  • Innovative and supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and cover letter including two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au.

 

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking a suitably qualified Occupational Therapist to join our team to provide full-time professional and holistic occupational therapy assessment and intervention services to participants of the Onemda Association Allied Health Service.

The Onemda allied health department is a new, exciting and innovative service arm of our well-established and reputable not for profit disability organisation. You will be employed as an integral part of a small and growing team of occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists. You will actively manage a diverse and challenging clinical caseload of predominantly young adults ranging from mild intellectual disability through to multiple and profound physical and intellectual disability. Your team will deliver a holistic, client centred and flexible therapy program, supporting our participants and their families to achieve their full potential.  You will also assist the clinical lead in the ongoing growth and expansion of the service.  

Your day to day tasks include:

  • Providing clinical assessment of participants’ occupational performance, physical, social, assistive technology and communication needs
  • Supporting participants and their families to identify and prioritise goals and intervention to maximise outcomes within available resources
  • Develop and implement discipline specific and interdisciplinary therapy treatment goals and implementation
  • Undertake discipline specific activities in accordance with relevant therapy needs
  • Report writing and administration as required

ABOUT YOU

  • Minimum 2 years experience in an occupational therapist position (ideally in adult or paediatric disability environment)
  • Current AHPRA registration and eligibility for membership with Occupational Therapy Australia
  • Qualifications, skills and experience relevant to the position description 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of varied allied health team professional roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of family centred approaches


ON OFFER

  • Full-time position
  • Supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE


HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and covering letter including two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au

 

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking a suitably qualified Physiotherapist to join our team to provide part-time professional and holistic therapy assessment and intervention services to participants of the Onemda Association Allied Health Service.

The Onemda Allied Health department is a new, exciting and innovative service arm of our well-established and reputable not for profit disability organisation. You will be employed as an integral part of a small and growing team of occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists. You will actively manage a diverse and challenging clinical caseload of predominantly young adults ranging from mild intellectual disability through to multiple and profound physical and intellectual disability. Your team will deliver a holistic, client centred and flexible therapy program, supporting our participants and their families to achieve their full potential.  You will also assist the clinical lead in the ongoing growth and expansion of the service.  

Your day to day tasks include:

  • Providing evidence based professional and holistic physiotherapy assessment, intervention and evaluation services to Onemda participants
  • Developing and delivering individual and group based water and land based exercise programs
  • Supporting participants and their families to identify and prioritise goals and intervention to maximise outcomes within available resources
  • Developing and implementing discipline specific and interdisciplinary therapy treatment goals and implementation
  • Undertaking discipline specific activities in accordance with relevant therapy needs
  • Report writing and administration as required

ABOUT YOU

  • Tertiary qualifications as a physiotherapist
  • Current Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) registration as a practicing physiotherapist
  • Eligibility for membership with Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA)
  • Experience and/or special interest in the development and implementation of hydrotherapy and aquatic exercise programs
  • Skills and experience relevant to the position description (recent graduates will be considered)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of varied allied health team professional roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of family centred approaches


ON OFFER

  • Part-time position (equivalent to 2 days a week, flexible hours)
  • Supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE


HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and covering letter including two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au



 

Volunteering

Volunteers assist Onemda staff support our participants in the many programs and activities. To enquire about volunteering at Onemda please contact: