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.
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 Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Social Workers, Allied Health Assistants, a Community Health Nurse, sessional Medical specialists, Dietitians, a Clinical Psychologist and a Neuropsychologist.
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 clients both in their homes and at our rehabilitation centre. The clinical caseload is varied, including neurological, orthopaedic, cardiac, spinal and functional decline diagnoses.
QUALIFICATIONS AND 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
Strong theoretical knowledge base and experience in the areas of orthopaedics, neurology and gerontology
Demonstrated participation in professional development relevant to the position
Easy public transport access and discounted staff car parking
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Jennifer Ebdon on 0410 346 509.
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.