Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Prosthetics and Orthotics
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.
Orthotist / Prosthetist
Full Time - Permanent
Location – The Alfred
The Alfred Orthotic Department offers a broad range of experience in this busy environment across a range of fields including Trauma, Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery, Plastics and Burns providing acute orthotic treatment and long term orthotic management to improve clients quality of life. The Orthotic and Prosthetic Department is located at The Alfred, but also provides services to Caulfield Hospital, Sandringham Hospital and receives private referrals.
The Orthotist in this position would be an integral team member of the Orthotic Department and would work closely with other allied health professionals along with the Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery and Trauma medical teams.
The Orthotist would be available to participate in an on call service and/or a weekend roster.
Experience in inpatient orthotic management
Excellent ability to manage a clinical case load
Provide patient-centred care
Provide education and supervision to staff and students
Eligible for Australian Orthotic & Prosthetic Association membership
Discount Health Insurance
Car Parking (subject to availability)
Child care services
All enquiries to Gavin Burchall or Karly Wheeler, Orthotic Department on 9076-3182.
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.