Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Physiotherapy
Part-time – 38 hours per fortnight
Fixed term – maternity leave cover
Classification code – VB7
Alfred Health's Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Rehabilitation Centre provides rehabilitation services for people with moderate to severe acquired brain injuries including traumatic brain injuries, stroke, hypoxic brain injuries and other causes of non-progressive brain injury. The service is comprised of a 42-bed inpatient rehabilitation service, a community rehabilitation service and a 4-bed transitional living service.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled senior physiotherapist to provide high quality assessment and management of community based ABI clients. Along with the clinical responsibilities in this senior role, you will provide leadership and clinical supervision within the ABI team, physiotherapy team and with students. You will also coordinate and contribute to quality improvement and research activities within the ABI Service. This position will suit a clinician who thrives within an inter-disciplinary team.
SKILLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Extensive clinical experience in and knowledge of client-centred practice
Demonstrated advanced skills in the assessment and treatment of clients with an ABI
Strong clinical knowledge across the variety of conditions managed in an ABI Service
Previous experience in a community setting is essential
Post graduate qualification or significant progress towards this is essential to this role
Proven ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team
Ability to lead, supervise and provide professional development and support staff and students.
Evidence of previous involvement in development and implementation of research quality improvement activities
AHPRA Registration as a Physiotherapist is required.
Easy public transport access
For further enquires please contact Cristie Windfeld-Lund, Senior Physiotherapist, or Michelle Farquhar, Manager, on 9076 7423