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.
Fixed Term - June 2020
Part Time, 3 days per week
HARP Complex Care is a service within the range of Health Independence Programs (HIP), and in Alfred Health it sits within the Rehabilitation, Aged, and Community Care Program. HARP reports through the Community Integration Stream.
An exciting opportunity is now available in the Hospital Admission Risk Program (HARP) at Alfred Health for a Senior Physiotherapist. This role is responsible for the coordination of the HARP Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) Service, as well as providing comprehensive physiotherapy assessment and treatment for HARP clients. The role has local leadership accountabilities over the PR team. The position works in a dynamic context in a multidisciplinary model to provide an integrated and flexible model of care. HARP works in collaboration with a multitude of stakeholders and the patient to improve the health and well being of individuals through clinical and psychosocial interventions. This role opens opportunities for the incumbent to develop leadership skills and to gain valuable experience in the management and care of diverse, challenging and dynamic problems for people with chronic and complex health conditions.
The successful applicant will have sound clinical skills, particularly in the area of respiratory physiotherapy, the confidence and competence to lead a small team, and a strong interest in caring for people who experience significant challenges in both chronic disease, vulnerability, and psychosocial complexities. The position is based at Caulfield and Alfred Hospitals, from 8.30-1700 on a Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Onsite car park
Discounted health insurance
All enquiries to Chloe Bryan, Operations Lead, 0428 746 361
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.