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.
Physiotherapist / Feldenkrais Practitioner
Caulfield Pain Management and Research Centre (CPMRC)
Fixed-term role - Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
Part-time position - 26 hours per fortnight
Classification - Grade 3 classification
Caulfield Pain Management and Research Centre is an ambulatory service providing specialist assessment and treatment for adults with chronic non-cancer related pain. The Centre aims to assist patients to reduce the impact of persistent pain by optimising pain treatments, improving function and promoting self-management. This is achieved by expert assessment, patient education and access to a number of treatment modalities.
CPMRC is seeking an experienced Physiotherapist with certification as a Feldenkrais practitioner, to work with patients experiencing multifaceted and complex pain conditions. The role requires the right candidate to;
Provide comprehensive clinical assessment individually and as part of a multidisciplinary assessment,
Provide treatment and education through individual and group facilitated programs
Work within the multi-disciplinary team comprising of doctors, psychologists, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, nurses and other team members to formulate care plans and deliver clinically appropriate treatment and therapy
Qualifications and Experience
A Bachelor d, Masters or Doctorate Degree in Physiotherapy
Postgraduate qualifications in Physiotherapy, Pain Management or another relevant area e.g. Research
Current full registration with AHPRA
Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner (or currently undertaking studies to qualify as a Feldenkrais Practitioner)
Extensive clinical experience as a Physiotherapist with particular emphasis on the Feldenkrais approach
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in interdisciplinary teams
Membership with the APA
Australian Feldenkrais Guild Member
Completion of postgraduate Physiotherapy courses
Experience in group work
Excellent supervisory and teaching skills
Experience in Bio behavioural Management of Chronic Pain
Evidence of Professional Development participation for Chronic Pain
Discount Health Insurance
Car Parking (subject to availability)
Child care services
Any queries regarding this position please contact the Program Manager; Yvette Harding on 9076 6834 or email: email@example.com
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.