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Senior Physiotherapist (Respiratory - Rotating)

  • Location Alfred Health
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Job no: 11046
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Physiotherapy

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Full time, permanent
  • 80 hours per fortnight, plus ADOs
  • Grade 2 Physiotherapist
  • Based at The Alfred


This Grade 2 physiotherapist position is one of 3 Grade 2 Respiratory Rotational positions at The Alfred.   The three rotations include Lung Transplant (RES 1), Cystic Fibrosis (RES 2) and General Respiratory (RES 3 & RES 4).

The Grade 2 physiotherapist is responsible for the ongoing development and provision of physiotherapy services to the units, and programs assigned to the senior physiotherapist, which is dependent upon the specific rotation, in consultation with senior clinician(s) and stream leader at the level of a developing expert.

The Grade 2 physiotherapist is also responsible for the education of physiotherapy students and the supervision and professional development of Grade 1 staff assigned to their units.   

The Grade 2 physiotherapist has an important role contributing to the development of individuals, the clinical team and the physiotherapy service through good leadership, teamwork and communication.


  • Physiotherapist registered to practice in the state of Victoria.
  • Ability to plan and manage caseloads
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Patient focused


  • Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
  • On-site child care centre
  • On-site car parking
  • On-site gymnasium

If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter. 

For a confidential discussion please contact Dr Brenda Button, Respiratory Physiotherapy Stream Leader on 9076 3450

Applications must be submitted electronically to be considered. Applications close 16th of March, 2018.

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Published on 01 Mar 2018, 11:45 PM