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Physiotherapist

  • Location Caulfield Hospital
  • Work Type Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Applications Close At Closes in 3 days
    Published on 30 Nov 2019
  • Job no: 23421
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Physiotherapy

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.

 

  • Grade 2 Physiotherapist VB1-VB4
  • Full-time position available February 2020 for 12 months
  • Community Rehabilitation Program based at Caulfield Hospital

 

The Department

The Alfred Health Community Rehabilitation Program, situated at Caulfield Hospital, comprises Home Based, Centre Based, and Falls Clinic services.  The Community Rehabilitation Program provides a comprehensive client-centred rehabilitation service that is responsive to the needs of the community. Eligible clients are assisted by the interdisciplinary team to achieve their goals following an illness or injury. The community rehabilitation team comprises Manager, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Social Workers, Allied Health Assistants, Community Health Nurses, sessional Medical specialists, Dietitians, Clinical Psychologist and a Neuropsychologist.

 

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced physiotherapist to join our Community Rehabilitation team. As a physiotherapist within the Community Rehabilitation Program, you will provide excellent client-centred rehabilitation services to target the needs of the community. The clinical caseload is varied, including neurological, orthopaedic, cardiac, spinal and functional decline diagnoses.

 

Capabilities for this position:

  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Adaptability and continuous improvement focus
  • Patient / customer focus
  • Communicating effectively
  • Negotiation and conflict management

 

Experience                              

  • Minimum three years of clinical experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to continuous quality improvement
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate and modify service delivery in accordance with evidence-based practice
  • Demonstrated participation in professional development relevant to the position

 

Benefits

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.

Other benefits include:

  • Salary packaging
  • Discount health insurance
  • Child Care

 

Enquiries: David Harrower (Team Leader) on 0419 770 237 or d.harrower@alfred.org.au

 

Applications close Sunday 15th December 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.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in 3 days - 15 Dec 2019
  • Published on 30 Nov 2019, 1:00 PM