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Senior Clinician Physiotherapist (Lung Transplant)

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed a day ago
    Published on 29 Jul 2020

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  • Job no: 29972
  • 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.

  • Part time, Fixed Term behind Long Service Leave
  • 24 hours per week
  • to 27/11/2020

The Department

Alfred Health’s Acute Physiotherapy Service provides physiotherapy services to the patients of The Alfred and Sandringham Hospital.  The Acute Physiotherapy Service is organised into five functional streams, namely: Intensive Care, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory, PAN (Progressive Illness, Aged Care and Neurosciences), and Sandringham.  The first four streams are located at The Alfred site, with the fifth and latter stream based at the Sandringham site.

The Role:

The Senior Clinician Physiotherapist (Lung Transplant) is responsible for providing leadership in the ongoing development and provision of inpatient and outpatient physiotherapy services to the Lung Transplant service and programs assigned to them as well as contributing to the overall service outcomes of the  Respiratory Physiotherapy Stream. The Senior Clinician Physiotherapist (Lung Transplant) shares responsibility for the education of physiotherapy students and the supervision and professional development of Grade 2 and Grade 1 staff assigned to their units. The Senior Clinician Physiotherapist (Lung Transplant) is expected to be engaged in research and quality activities within the area neurosciences, or more broadly within Respiratory Stream and has an important role contributing to the development of individuals, the clinical team and the physiotherapy service through good leadership, teamwork and communication.


  • Ability to plan and manage a caseload
  • Ability to undertake quality initiatives
  • Expert knowledge of physiotherapy services in lung transplant recipients and respiratory patients
  • Post Graduate qualifications in respiratory physiotherapy or other relevant field highly regarded
  • Excellent communication and time management skills


  • Salary packaging
  • Discount health insurance
  • Car parking
  • Childcare
  • Onsite gym

Enquiries to: Dr. Brenda Button, Respiratory Physiotherapy Stream Leader on 9076 3450

Applications close: Monday 3rd August 2020

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.


  • Closed a day ago - 03 Aug 2020
  • Published on 29 Jul 2020, 2:00 PM