OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST – Warwick / Stanthorpe / Tenterfield


Granite Belt Support Services is a local non-profit, non-government organisation that has been operating in the Stanthorpe/Warwick/Tenterfield region for nearly 30 years providing support and multidisciplinary allied health services to children, adults and their families. It is a registered Service Provider under the NDIS.

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist who is passionate about delivering services to children who are experiencing disability, social, emotional and/or behavioural difficulties, in homes, schools and the community, helping them to reach their potential. There is also a small adult caseload.

This position is a full-time or part-time position, with flexible work arrangements. New graduates are welcome to apply.

Our benefits

  • Ongoing clinical mentoring and supervision from Senior Therapists.
  • Annual allocation for Professional Development
  • Positive and inclusive work environment
  • Flexible work options
  • Interesting and varied caseload
  • Above Award salary package – up to $85000
  • Friendly team and manager


  • Delivery of Occupational Therapy services to those who require support for a broad client range, with varying needs
  • Promote the importance of early intervention and its role in preventing long term issues
  • Advise on specialist equipment
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with clients, families, team members, and key stakeholders
  • Caseload management, prioritising needs and client record-keeping and reporting
  • Effectively work independently and collaboratively
  • Engage in professional development, organisation funded, to ensure currency of practice

Mandatory requirements for this role

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Occupational Therapy (4 year Degree or 2 year Masters)
  • Current member of AHPRA

Other requirements

  • Current C Class Queensland Drivers Licence
  • Current First Aid & CPR
  • Criminal History Screening (Yellow Card)
  • Current Professional Indemnity Insurance


Clinical practice

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the assessment, intervention, evaluation of people with a variety of disabilities, social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties

Communication/team participation

  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills necessary for good working relationships and client care
  • Demonstrated ability to function as an effective member of a multidisciplinary team

Work management

  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development and ability to share knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and to appropriately manage time and workload


Applicants are to submit a brief resume with two referees; and a maximum 2-page written response outlining your suitability for the role addressing the key selection criteria.

Please email your application to chris.macnamara@gbss.org.au

Enquiries can be made by email at chris.macnamara@gbss.org.au OR phone on 07 4681 3020