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Physiotherapist - Community Care

Nursing & Allied Health
Location: VIC
Work Type: Full Time permanent/Term Contract
  • Based in Northcote
  • Wellness and re-enablement focus
  • Be a part of a specialist multi-disciplinary team.

An opportunity for an experienced Physiotherapist to join a well established Community Care NFP organisation based in Preston, with a client base across the north-western suburbs. You would be working with clients over the age of 65, providing direct and comprehensive high quality evidence based services. This position interacts closely with other service providers, both internally and externally, in a multi-disciplinary setting, it involves planning and conducting centre based pain management therapy, exercise classes and establishing specialist wellnes groups for your clients, such as walking groups, falls prevention programs, parkinsons groups etc.

The clinical aspect of this role would be providing individual assessments and treatment for clients with musculoskeletal, orthopaedic and neurological conditions. There would be a focus on health education and exercise programs, both individual and group based.

You would be working on a multi disciplinary health team, however, as the only Physiotherapist, you will need to have at least 1-2 years experience post grad, preferably working in the community sector, with clients over the age of 65. This position is full time, but part time is certainly an option for the right candidate, starting ASAP. To apply for this role, you will need:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Physiotherapy
  • Current APHRA registration
  • Minimum 12 months experience working as a Physiotherapist post grad, particularly working with older clients
  • Ability to work autonomously

You will be working within one of Victoria's largest community care providers with a reputation for excellence. An attractive salary is on offer along with other benefits such as:

  • Being part of a culture that makes a daily difference in people's lives
  • Being part of a values based non-profit organisation committed to Respect, Partnership, Wisdom, Fairness and Stewardship
  • Professional development and education programs
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Salary Packaging

For further information, or to request a PD, please contact Renae Volz on 9828 6565 or click APPLY NOW to submit your application.

135,351 Posted On:14/06/2019