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Goodstart is Australia's largest early learning provider. As a not–for–profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia's children and their families. Every day, 13,500 Goodstart staff support over 60,000 families and the 71,500 children that attend our 648 centres nation–wide. Our people are our foundation, together we are working to ensure children have the learning, development and wellbeing outcomes they need for school and life.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to join our Social Inclusion team supporting our EchO (Enhancing children's outcomes) centres in Harristown. This role would be ideal for an Occupational Therapist with 4 years + experience who is looking to expand their career into a mentoring and coaching role. You will be working closely with the Educators within our centres to provide specific advice and coaching regarding strategies to improve the outcomes of highly vulnerable children. This includes work on the floor and off the floor in the early learning context in addition to delivering educator training after hours.
Key coaching areas include:
This is a fixed term contract for 18 months, working on a part time basis, 4 days per week commencing in February 2018. The position will have strong external linkages to community supports and services that will best meet the needs of children and families. Additionally, the occupational therapist you will support the Centre director in progressing external referrals.
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
We offer the following benefits:
If you have any queries regarding this opportunity, please contact Stephanie Hartley firstname.lastname@example.org (please do not e-mail your application to this e-mail address, please apply directly through our website to be considered for this position)
Posting Notes: HARRISTOWN || QLD || Australia (AU) || Social Inclusions || || No Early Childhood Qualification || Part-Time