Current Positions

We are currently seeking experienced applicants for the following positions…

Occupational Therapist

We are currently looking for an Occupational Therapist to join our team. Work within a growing and thriving multi-disciplinary team of therapists to provide support for children and families. Help our team to develop and deliver individualised, evidence-based services.

We aim to help families across a broad range of areas including:

  • Play skills
  • Social skills
  • Sensory processing difficulties
  • Motor skills
  • Self-help and everyday living skills
  • Positive Behaviour Support
  • Anxiety management

Essential Criteria:

  • Qualifications in Occupational Therapy.
  • Current membership with APHRA
  • Experience delivering therapy within natural learning environments e.g. centre, home, educational and community based settings.
  • Ability to work independently implementing OT assessments and strategies, particularly addressing functional goals and sensory integration strategies
  • Knowledge of the principals of family-centred practice
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative, prioritise, plan ahead, anticipate risks and problem solve.
  • Current drivers licence and access to a vehicle.
  • Current Working With Children and police check clearance.

 Desirable Criteria:  

  • Paediatric experience, esp. targeting children 0-3 years of age.
  • Training and experience in administering  the Sensory Processing Measure
  • Additional training in provision of therapy to children with Autism.
  • Current first-aid certificate.

If you are interested in applying for any of the above positions, please complete and submit the form below.

About Bridges for Learning

Bridges for Learning is a not-for-profit community organisation facilitating early assistance with child development for children 0-15 years with delayed development, additional needs or disabilities, including children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, sensory processing disorders and Downs Syndrome.

Why work for us?

Bridges for Learning is committed to providing an organisational culture that values the unique skills that each member of the team contributes. As part of this we offer:

  • Above award wages
  • Opportunity for salary sacrificing
  • Ongoing supervision and training opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements for work/life balance

All team members must…

  • Share our values and be passionate about working with children and families
  • Enjoy working as part of a collaborative team
  • Hold relevant qualifications and registration in their area of expertise
  • Have a valid Working with children check and National Police check
  • Hold a valid driver’s licence and reliable transport

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