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Playing for Change

Occupational Therapist

  • Vacancy ref: 2024-06k
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Flexible - Full time or part time

With this full time OT position in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, you can experience a delightful country lifestyle while making a difference to the lives of families throughout the Adelaide Hills. Playing For Change has a position available to join their team providing paediatric occupational therapy services in fully equipped clinics with access to a wide range of resources and sensory equipment.

Based in Mt Barker, you will also have the benefit of traveling to provide services on a regular basis in the nearby towns of Strathalbyn, Meadows, Echunga, Hahndorf, Woodside, Nairne, Littlehampton. With support and supervision available from the Director (20+years experience) as well as informal collegial support from 2 experienced paediatric OTs, this role is the perfect opportunity for either an experienced or newly qualified occupational therapist to join the team.

As a Playing For Change employee you will benefit from the well set up and resourced clinic, including extensive toy & therapy resources, and the welcoming team who value quality and continuity of service over volume.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Current driver's licence and reliable car
  • Willing to drive own car on country roads to support clients in nearby rural communities
  • Willing to complete a Marte Meo practitioner course within 12 months of commencing employment


Mount Barker is located in the Adelaide Hills and is a growing residential town surrounded by farmland.

Learn more about the region: https://www.mountbarker.sa.gov.au/

Learn more about the practice: www.playingforchange.net.au/


For information on eligibility of the Rural Relocation Grant:
Paula Wood, Manager PHC Workforce RDWA
Phone: 08 8234 8277 | Email: ahn@ruraldoc.com.au 

For information about this job:
Sue Robinson
Phone: 0427 290 175 | Email: playingforchange@internode.on.net