9 Aug 2018

Contract Physiotherapist- Central Coast

Lifestart Co-operative Ltd – Anywhere

Job Description

Lifestart Co-operative Ltd – Central Coast NSW
$60,000 – $80,000 a year – Full-time, Part-time, Contract
Lifestart is an Early Childhood Partner, delivering the National Disability Insurance Agency’s Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) approach on the Central Coast.

We are seeking an Physiotherapist with an interest or experience in paediatrics to become an ECEI Coordinator.

As an Physiotherapist, you will be

first point of contact for children and their families accessing the NDIA ECEI approach
working in a broad transdisciplinary role
assessing and determining appropriate early intervention supports and services for children aged 0 – 6 years, to assist their development & lead inclusive lives
assist in developing and building the capacity of local mainstream and community services to increase inclusion for children with developmental delay or disability
supporting families to access other relevant mainstream and community support services to support their needs, and the needs of their child
This is a contracted position supporting the Central Coast region (office in Gosford), for the duration of the three year agreement with NDIA. To find out more about the ECEI approach go to the NDIS website at www.ndis.gov.au.

Person Requirements:

University qualification in Physiotherapy
Registration with APHRA
Experience delivering services and support in disability services, particularly to children, or early childhood intervention
Knowledge of NDIS, individualised planning and funding options
Hold a current drivers licence and access to a vehicle, to perform the role
Why become a Lifestaffer?

At Lifestart, we offer:

Manageable caseload
Mentoring, peer support and professional development
Travel allowance, salary packaging (increase your take home pay) and novated leasing
Access to the latest technology to enable effective supports in the child/family’s natural environment
Opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking organisation within the Disability Sector
Rewarded every day by equipping children with disability to lead inclusive lives within their community
Further Information

To view the position description please visit Lifestart – Positions Availableor contact our Recruitment Team on (02) 9364 0111.

How to Apply

Please include a Cover Letter to address the selection criteria (max. 1 page) and your updated CV

Applications close Monday 27th August 2018

Lifestart welcomes applications from culturally and linguistically diverse candidates, suitably qualified people who may have a lived experience and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People.

Applicants must hold a valid Working with Children clearance and successfully undertake pre-employment police check.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: $60,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year

Experience:

physiotherapy: 1 year
paediatric or disability services: 1 year
Education:

Bachelor Degree
Licence:

Drivers Licence
Working With Children Check

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