Physiotherapist / Occupational Therapist – Team Leader – Armidale, NSW

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The opportunity;

We’re looking for a Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist to join our team as a Team Leader for the New England region, based out of Armidale.

About Optimum;

Optimum Allied Health exists to create better access to allied health in regional Australia. We are a team of 55+ allied health professionals servicing northern NSW and south east QLD in residential aged care, home visits, workplace health and 4 of our own clinics and gyms.

We’re all friendly, helpful and happy people who live our 4 core values of Respect Everyone, Take Responsibility, Contribute to a Team and Solve the Problem every day to serve our clients and partners.


Things you will be doing;

  • Delivering services to residential aged care facilities
    • Conducting comprehensive clinical assessments under ACFI
    • Provide hands on evidence based treatment in aged care facilties and in clients home.
    • Running group exercise sessions and falls prevention classes
  • Delivering Community services
    • Including visiting NDIS and Community Aged Care Clients in their own homes
  • Leading the implementation of new aged care contracts
  • Growing a team in Armidale and Tamworth

What does it mean to be a part of the Optimum Family?
You’re a someone who loves people and wants to learn and develop new skills. You’re someone who understands that a small thing on a list of priorities might be the only thing that matters to our clients and partners.


Skills needed

  • Hold a physiotherapy or occupational therapy degree
  • 2+ years experience working in residential aged care
  • Management experience is preferred
  • Ability to build rapport with our clients and team
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to have fun & be a part of a close knit family.
  • Valid police check
  • Valid drivers licence


The benefits;

  • Full time position
  • Phone
  • travel allowance
  • Annual professional development program with 4 major learning events per year
  • Management support and opportunity for development and career progression.


How To Apply: Follow the link below, email your resume and cover letter to or call Dane on 0423 267 856 to have a chat about this role.

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