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, permanent, full-time
Based at Caulfield Hospital campus
Excellent professional development opportunities
Caulfield Community Health Service (CCHS) provides a range of clinical and health promotion services for people of all ages who live, work or study within the local community. These multi-disciplinary services are provided in the centre, community or are home-based. CCHS operates from the Caulfield Hospital facility.
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated physiotherapist to work in one of our multi-disciplinary Adult Health teams at the Caulfield Community Health Service (CCHS). CCHS is an integrated community health service at Alfred Health.
This Grade 2 position will involve:
Treating clients with predominantly musculoskeletal, pain, and chronic conditions
Completing comprehensive holistic assessments
Providing services to both individuals and groups.
Working with multi-disciplinary team members to facilitate co-ordinated client care
Joint clinician assessment and treatment sessions
Clinic and home-based assessment and treatment
Supervision and mentoring to Physiotherapy students
Key Selection Criteria:
Tertiary qualification in physiotherapy
Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and adherence to continuing professional development requirements
Minimum 4 years clinical physiotherapy experience
Public Health experience
Experience with student supervision
Understanding of, and alignment with, the Alfred Health values and capabilities
Capacity to work independently and autonomously, and yet facilitate a collaborative approach
Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional development
Capacity to understand and adhere to organisational policies and guidelines
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), collaboration and problem solving skills
Well-developed computer skills
Current Victorian driver’s licence
Knowledge of current privacy and confidentiality legislation
Membership with the Australian Physiotherapy Association
Experience working in the community health sector
Experience and relevant certificate in Hydrotherapy
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
Enquiries to Rebecca Banks 9076-6666
Closing date Sunday 3rd February 2019 at 11pm
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.