Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Physiotherapy
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.
Grade 2 Physiotherapist - Alfred Health Community Rehabilitation Program
Full-time permanent position
Available from 4 February 2019
Community & Ambulatory services within Rehabilitation, Aged and Community Care provide services and programs across all age spans and focus on enhancing the health, independence and overall well-being of children, adolescents and adults residing in the community. Community and Ambulatory Services provide community based therapeutic interventions that may improve function and/or prevent the deterioration of existing conditions.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced physiotherapist to join our Community Rehabilitation team. As a physiotherapist within the Community Rehabilitation Program, you provide excellent client-centred to rehabilitation services to target the needs of the community. The clinical caseload is varied and may include neurological, orthopaedic, cardiac, spinal and functional decline diagnoses.
Highly developed communication skills
A commitment to quality improvement
A flexible approach to service delivery
Minimum three years of clinical experience, including recept experience in rehabilitation or aged care.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team.
Demonstrated understanding and commitment to principles of continuous quality improvement.
Demonstrated ability to evaluate and modify service delivery in accordance with evidence-based practice.
Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills to promote teamwork.
Strong theoretical knowledge base and experience in the areas of orthopaedics, neurology and gerontology.
Demonstrated participation in professional development relevant to the position.
You will be part of a team that has a primary focus in improving the health and well-being of patients.
We provide opportunities for professional development and supervision.
Applications close: Thursday, 17th of January, 2019
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.