Experienced Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist

Job Description

Occupational Therapist  and/ or Physiotherapist -Principal role offered to experienced and highly motivated candidate!


Full time, Rockhampton, Emu Park, and Yeppoon, huge role development potential (pick your days and location!)


Activate Health is a well respected Allied Health provider in CQ with well appointed practices in Rockhampton, Yeppoon, and Emu park. Activate Health has provided best practice rehabilitation and health promotion care for over 10 years with an amazing team of Accredited Exercise Physiologist's. We are now ready to expand our services into a multidisciplinary team establishing Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy teams within our Rockhampton, Yeppoon, and Emu Park practices. 


This role is for an experienced/senior practitioner who is wanting to take more control of their workload, service types, and intervention delivery. Someone who is motivated to work closely with clients whilst also developing new programs and working towards preceptorship of their own team, whilst supported within our onsite Activate Health operations and administrations team. As this will be a new role within our practices you will work closely with our management team to develop this role and your future OT/ Physio team. You will have full support from our AEP, operational, and admin team who are excited to welcome new disciplines, and have referrals waiting. This role will pave the way for the ongoing growth of the OT and Physiotherapy teams within Activate Health giving exciting opportunities for your professional growth into mentoring, team leadership, and management, with renumeration growth opportunities to match. 


Programs and services: 

As the principle OT/ Physiotherapist you will have flexibility to build your preferred clientele and specialisation, whilst supporting other practitioners to develop there client experience. 

Activate Health already has quality programs for special populations including: 

  • NDIS services (kids to adults of all goals and special needs), including in Practice ACTIV Play, and our Kindy Uplift Program. 
  • My Aged Care/ Home care package assessments and intervention,
  • Occupational Rehabilitation and Workplace health promotion,
  • NDIS Work readiness programs including vocational training and support for special needs,
  • Department of Veteran affairs
  • Private clientele
  • Medicare referrals (CDM Plans)

Our programs cater for individual and group needs and we offer;

  • In practice, in gym, and therapy rooms, hydrotherapy, in school, and home visits performed,
  • Special populations including Parkinson's, Oncology, Paediatrics, and Lungs in Action,  seniors.

Best practice and continued development

  • Activate Health supports professional development and best practice team care with fortnightly Allied Health group meetings, including in-house presentations,  group case studies and collaboration, and visitor presentations.

Have fun at work and fulfil your passion for helping people! 

  • Enjoy your work days! Activate Health values a positive team culture and strives to enhance the day of all our clientele and team members.
  • See the value in your prescription and interventions with a case load of regular clients that you will enjoy working closely with and help them achieve their goals and improve quality of life.

Work life balance

  • We are a passionate and dynamic business constantly evolving to the needs of our community and the experience of our team members giving you some flexibility to design your work hours, clients, and caseloads.
  • We value your YOU time and will work with you ensure get the most of your work life balance.


Competitive above award wages offered matching the experience level that you bring. $90,000- $140,000 yearly income depending on experience. 


Necessary for the Role: 

  • Current AHPRA registration,
  • Experience in OT or Physio services across a range of services,
  • Interest in contributing to the development of your discipline and Activate Health business growth,
  • COVID vaccination status.


Kate Sweeney-West (Principal AEP) 

ph: 0412 808 522

E: kate@activatehealth.com.au