Susanne Nelson and Associates

Employment Opportunities

Sub-Contractor position available – Private practice Occupational Therapist

Melbourne eastern suburbs required (Camberwell and surrounding suburbs)

Susanne Nelson and Associates (SNAA) is a 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 OT’s. The sub-contractor will provide occupational therapy services and autism consultancy to children with an autism spectrum disorder (0-15years) and their families. Services will be provided either in the child’s home or their educational setting, and are delivered in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

Our offer to you:
• Caseload and days are flexible and negotiable (preferably a one-two day
position with potential for increased caseload / days in the future)
• Very supportive, collaborative and friendly management and therapy team
• Attractive hourly remuneration
• Ongoing professional support / supervision / mentoring offered
• Opportunity for networking with other professionals / roles within SNAA
• Comprehensive administration support included (e.g. client referrals, invoicing,
management of accounts, etc)

Mandatory requirements – Subcontractor must have:
• Current working with children’s check / Australian
national police check
• Professional indemnity and public liability insurance
• Enthusiasm and passion to work with children with an ASD
• 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 organization, communication and ability to work autonomously to
manage set caseload
• Interest in sensory modulation, anxiety and emotional management, cognitive
behavioural therapy, family centered practise

If genuinely interested and you meet all mandatory requirements, please contact Susanne on either 0421 014 166, or email