Job Details
  • Reference394368C_1655874542
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted11 days ago
  • ConsultantSarah Weekly

About the company:

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals. A great opportunity for a qualified Occupational Therapist, Mental Health Nurse or a general Nurse to join a busy Federal Government department.

About the role:

  • We are currently looking for Healthcare specialists with Qualifications within the OT, Mental Health and Nursing Field that are looking for opportunities to apply their knowledge to provide specialised advice on Disability Insurance plans at a Federal Government Level.
  • You will be an experienced professional with a breadth of knowledge in your field, specifically related to case management of complex cases. You will be passionate about applying your skills and knowledge to better improve the level of service provided to the community.
  • Ideally, you will have exposure to NDIS Plans and management, giving you an understanding of the complexity of claims and processes for Participants.
  • Your experience will be of a professional experienced level that will enable you to provide clinical and operational advice and support that will assist in the successful delivery of planning decisions and access decision making for disability participants.
  • Working within the realm of your expertise, you will provide subject matter expertise and advice to achieve participant outcomes. You will use your research and investigative skills to work on caseloads to deliver efficient and consistent decisions making outcomes.
  • You will assist others in the organisation as a Subject Matter expert in your space to assist with the resolution on reviews and appeals claims.
  • As part of a highly professional team, you will assist in the formation of high quality written and telephone advice and responses as required.

About you:

  • You will have formal qualifications and experience in one of the below fields:
  • Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics or Orthotics, Psychology or Mental Health, Registered Nursing, Behavioural Support or Allied Health
  • Proven experience in providing accurate and specialised advice
  • Extensive knowledge in compliance with relevant legislation and policy frameworks and how to apply it to technical requirements.
  • Experience in performing research and analysis to make decisions that involve complex or escalated issues
  • You will ideally bring with you experience in Policy within a Public Sector Organisation

Benefits:

  • ASAP start (pending Federal Police Check)
  • 12 month temporary assignment
  • Full time hours Monday - Friday 7.5 hours per day
  • North Perth location
  • $58.50 per hour + super

*** Please note to be eligible for this role you MUST be an Australian Citizen and eligible to clear a National Police Check ***