Your career opportunities as an occupational therapist
Occupational therapists are qualified to work with clients in the following areas:
- occupational integration
- functional area (orthopaedics, hand and casualty surgery)
Job opportunities are available in Austria as well as in other EU countries. Important occupational areas are:
- Rehabilitation centres
- Retirement homes and nursing homes
- Day-care centres for the old and the psychologically impaired
- (Special) kindergartens
- Socio-pedagogical centres
- Elementary schools, associations, hostels etc.
You can also establish your own practice.