Category: Allied Health and Medical Science, Podiatry
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.
Fixed Term Parental Locum Role (6 Months)
Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight including ADO
Grade 3 Podiatrist
Alfred Health Podiatry and High Risk Foot Services
Alfred Health Podiatry Services provides acute foot care to patients with high risk foot problems, across all Alfred Health campuses. The service includes outpatient and inpatient treatments with a strong focus on wound management and comprehensive case management.
This role is for a Locum Grade 3 Podiatrist full time to back fill a 6 month maternity leave position.
The Grade 3 Podiatrist is responsible for:
clinical service provision and maintaining high standards of podiatric care to inpatients and outpatients of The Alfred and Caulfield Hospitals.
providing support to the HRFS team as a senior clinician podiatrist, ensuring adherence to standards and a coordinated approach to clinical care of the patient/person with diabetes
providing clinical supervision and support to more junior staff within the Podiatry Service and a leadership role in clinical decision making.
Tertiary qualification in Podiatry and registration with the Podiatry Board of Australia via AHPRA
A minimum of 7 years of postgraduate experience in a hospital podiatry role
Demonstrated experience and expertise in diabetes foot management including evidence of continuing education, research or post-graduate qualification in the field of diabetes or wound management
Demonstrated attributes and accomplishments consistent with being a strong clinical leader
Endorsed prescriber or working towards endorsement
Postgraduate qualification in the relevant clinical area
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Child care services
Please send enquiries to Liz Perry, Podiatry Manager on 0407 376 680
Applications close 21st 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.