Category: 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.
Full-time permanent position
80 hours per fortnight, plus ADO
Grade 2 Physiotherapist VB1-VB4
Caulfield Hospital Location
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, a Neuropsychologist and a Pharmacist.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Physiotherapist to join our growing 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 creating a fantastic opportunity to develop expertise in working with a broad range of clinical 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.
Regular clinical and operational supervision
Access to a range of professional development activities through both Community Rehabilitation Program and the Physiotherapy Department
Discount health insurance
Easy public transport access and discounted staff car parking
ENQUIRIES: David Harrower (Team Leader) on 0419 770 237 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close at 11 pm Friday, 20 May 2022.
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.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.