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Seeking Occupational Therapists

We are seeking a registered Allied Health Occupational Therapist who has a passion for Paediatrics and is eager to work within a highly professional multi-disciplinary team.

About the role

ECM is looking for new team members to provide evidence-based therapies with a multi-disciplinary approach towards outcomes. ECM offers Psychological, Occupational, and Speech evidenced-based interventions within the parameters of primary care service. ECM multi-disciplinary teams work closely with their clients and families in developing the most appropriate referral pathway in meeting their goals.

ECM multi-disciplinary team has developed a reputation with our referrers who are confident that we will endeavour to prioritize our client's needs and supports, effectively and efficiently, meeting goals within a timely fashion. ECM receives referrals from a variety of sources, including general private practice, specialists, NGO's, and NDIS, for people with a variety of needs. Whilst a majority of our client base is Paediatric and adolescence, ECM caters for the whole life span. For more information see our website www.ecmonhudson.com.

About the role

The current opportunity is for registered Allied Health Professionals: Occupational Therapists with experience however new graduates are encouraged to apply.

The ability to build positive relationships with the ECM team of clinicians and referrers is a crucial element of working within our Multi-disciplinary team.

Being diligent and highly responsive, communicating effectively and professionally is essential. 

ECM has two clinical practices on Hudson Street Hamilton, Unit 1 46 (OT and Speech) and Unit 3 56 (Psych). Both practices are friendly, comfortable, confidential, culturally safe clinical practices with disabled access and facilities for staff and clients. A great location, in walking distance to Beaumont Street, Hamilton and Hamilton train station. 

  • Familiar with motor and functional assessments

  • Ability to assess the functioning of clients in their home and with daily living

  • Ability to assess Sensory processing differences and associated concerns

  • Ability to support those clients with emotional dysregulation

  • Familiar with symptoms and behaviours associated with a range of diagnoses including Autism Spectrum Disorder and Anxiety

  • Familiar with a range of standardised assessments

  • Familiar with evidence-based therapies

  • professional skills in assessment and reporting.

  • high-level organization and attention to detail

  • ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment ensuring a quality service

  • willingness to work collaboratively as part of a professional team

  • professional appearance and attitude

  • Eager to gain skills utilizing a range of programs including the Alert Program

  • self -motivated and self-directed

  • ability to liaise professionally with third parties


Benefits and perks 

Working hours are flexible. Manage your own days and leave and clients. Develop exceptional business skills and independence. ECM is working towards 'paperless' practices for all client records, utilizing Power diary management software, backed by Microsoft ECM SharePoint intranet and onsite cloud-based storage houses for all clinician's performance letters and reports. Power diary is an excellent practise management software system to ensure the ECM TEAM of clinicians can work anywhere -with security. ECM is managed by Power diary and Xero Accountancy recording all electronic and online billing and payment

Options are available: contract or salary (to meet your personal circumstances)

Skills and experience

  • Working with Children's check.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an exceptional ability to build and maintain relationships with clients, their families and referrers.

  • Capacity to work independently and autonomously as contractors or employees with excellent contract and employee rates.

  • An exceptional opportunity in creating your own professional profile and reputation


Please forward your resume to: Lyn.b@ecmonhudson.com. For more information call Lyn on 0423210345.