Sub-contractor position available - Private Practice Occupational Therapist



Melbourne eastern suburbs (Camberwell and surrounding suburbs)

Susanne Nelson and Associates (SNAA) is a leading, private Occupational Therapy practice, specialising in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders.  SNAA is seeking an experienced paediatric Occupational Therapist to join a busy and energetic  outreach team of OTs.  You will provide occupational therapy services and autism consultancy to autistic children (0-12 years) and their families. Services will be provided either in the child’s home or their educational setting, across Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.

Our offer to you:

  • Caseload and days are flexible and negotiable (3-4 days on offer)

  • Very supportive, collaborative and friendly management and therapy team

  • Attractive hourly remuneration, bonuses and allowances

  • Ongoing professional support, supervision and mentoring offered

  • Opportunities for networking with other industry professionals and additional responsibilities within SNAA

  • Comprehensive handover for existing clientele, administration support included (e.g. client referrals, invoicing, management of accounts).


Essential requirements:

  • Current working with children’s check / Australian national police check

  • Australian Business Number

  • Professional indemnity and public liability insurance

  • Enthusiasm and passion to work with autistic children

  • Ability and interest working within a multidisciplinary team

  • Eligibility to be registered as a mental health care provider (better access to mental health)

  • Full registration as an Occupational Therapist with AHPRA

  • Registration with Medicare

  • Minimum 2 years of full time equivalent paediatric OT experience

  • Excellent organisation, communication and ability to work autonomously to manage set caseload

  • Interest in ASD, sensory modulation, anxiety and emotional management, cognitive behavioural therapy, family centered practice.


For further information, please contact Susanne on 0421 014 166 or

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