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Allied Health Assistant - Podiatry

  • Alfred Health Part Time - Permanent
  • Closes in 10 hours
    Published on 4 Mar 2019
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  • Job no: 19107
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Allied Health Assistance

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.

  • Podiatry Allied Health Assistant - Permanent Ongoing Role
  • Part Time - 48 hours per fortnight / 3 days per week
  • Location – Alfred and Caulfield Hospitals
  • Allied Health Assistant Certificate IV (Podiatry certification)

The Department

Alfred Health Podiatry Services provides acute foot care to patients with high risk foot problems, including ulceration, infection, Charcot foot and acute wounds. The service includes outpatient and inpatient treatments with a strong focus on wound management and comprehensive case management.

The Podiatry staff work in collaboration with many other hospital departments to provide patient care of the highest standard and take pride in maintaining treatments in line with the latest evidence based practice.

There is a strong focus on continuing professional development for all staff and research is encouraged.

The Role

The Allied Health Assistant in Podiatry will be able to take clear direction, work well in a team and independently when required. You will be able to prioritise different work demands while providing a professional and friendly approach to patients and other staff. You will have a unique opportunity to work across Alfred Health making a real difference to patient care.

Skills 

Essential:

  • Allied Health Assistant Certificate IV (Podiatry certification)
  • Ability to provide basic toenail cutting services on wards
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Knowledge of current privacy and confidentiality legislation
  • Established computer skills

Benefits

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services

Applications close Tuesday, 19th March 2019

All enquiries to Liz Perry, Podiatry Manager on 9076 2122.

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

  • Closes in 10 hours - 19 Mar 2019
  • Published on 04 Mar 2019, 11:35 PM