Occupational Therapist – Project Officer

Independent Living Centre WA
Full Time / Part Time – various contracts available
Commencing Immediately
Generous Salary Packaging

The Independent Living Centre WA (ILC) provides information and advice, assessment, funding and hire services that enable Western Australians of all ages and abilities to live more independent and fulfilling lives.

The ILC Tech team is looking for an energetic and experienced Occupational Therapist to join our team.  This role will provide information and advice to the sector on the range of assistive technologies, specifically computer access, telecommunications, environmental controls, communication aids and inclusive learning technologies.  In addition, we are also seeking a suitably qualified Occupational Therapist to undertake a 10 month project, supporting students with disabilities to develop computer access methods to participate in the curriculum.

Depending on applicants availability, the above could be separated into two roles or it could be an ideal opportunity for an Occupational Therapist seeking a multifaceted role.

The ideal candidate will have experience in some, if not all, of the following areas:

  • Technology for independence
  • Alternative computer access
  • Working in Schools with paediatric clients with disabilities
  • Current knowledge of the disability sector and a range of assistive technologies

Our organisation is constantly improving and evolving. If you enjoy a challenge, this is an exciting opportunity to consider joining our friendly and professional team.

To Apply:

Register your interest today by submitting your resume, a cover letter, ILC Application form and a separate document addressing each selection criteria (max 3 pages), in confidence to careers@ilc.com.au.

For the full Position Description and Selection Criteria, please clink on the link below.  We encourage you to contact Jessica Rigden, ILC Tech Team Leader, on (08) 9381 0600, to discuss the specifics of the position and the project.

* Your application will not be considered unless you address the selection criteria.

Each application will be dealt with as received.  Closing date is 29/02/16 5pm WST.

Only those with the right to live & work in Australia need apply.

No agency applications at this time.

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