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Occupational Therapist - Graduate Opportunity - Immediate Start


Occupational Rehabilitation position: help people return to every day life and get back to work after injury or illness. Newcastle.

  • Full training: classroom style, shadowing, and buddy system
  • 50% out at appointments / 50% work from office
  • Large local team around you
  • Very experienced OT as your Team Leader
  • $65,000 - $85,000 + Super + Bonus

About Pinnacle Rehab

Pinnacle Rehab is an award winning health and workplace rehabilitation provider. We’re dedicated to helping people recover from injury, return to work and regain their confidence and independence. We work across multiple insurance schemes and have a proven track record of delivering outstanding rehab services. 

In 2019, we were nominated for 4 iCare Awards and were awarded the prestigious Excellence & Innovation Award for our Health at Home Program. Doing good rehab is our passion and we are proud of our achievements.

The Opportunity

Based around the Newcastle area, your day will include:

  • Managing a portfolio of maximum 25 clients
  • Attending medical appointments and communicating medical information back to stakeholders
  • Activity of Daily Living assessments 
  • Completing workplace and functional assessments
  • Writing insurance reports/ updated  
  • Communicating with injured worker, employer, Doctor and other medical professionals to ensure appropriate intervention
  • Facilitating a safe and timely graduated return to work plan
  • Documenting case notes as part of reporting and compliance requirements

The Perks

  • Established company 
  • Excellent remuneration plus achievable bonus
  • Highly experienced OT Team Leader
  • All travel paid - $0.80 per km
  • Structured induction plus buddy system for onboarding 
  • Professional development - internally and externally 
  • Truly flexible - manage your own diary and work hours 
  • When not out at appointments, reports and updates are done from home
  • Latest technology 
  • Regular social events both virtual and paid face to face events 
  • Annual staff awards to exemplary individuals whose passion and commitment make a difference
  • Opportunity to participate in our Emerging Leaders Program

Essential Criteria

  • Tertiary qualified in Occupational Therapy
  • Full registration with AHPRA
  • Limited registration with AHPRA may be considered 
  • Car and valid Driver’s license
  • Police check or willingness to obtain a police check prior to commencement

All levels are welcome to apply, including overseas applicants.  If you want to find out more, you can call Kevin Garvey on 0412 069 497

At Pinnacle Rehab, we value diversity in the backgrounds, ideas, work styles and perspectives of our team. If you require reasonable adjustment to the recruitment process for reasons of equal opportunity, please let us know.

Closed 3 months ago
Closed 3 months ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Health, Physio and Occupational Therapy

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:

    Hunter Valley, Maitland,

  • Closing Date:17th Jun 2021, 1:59 pm


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