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Paediatric Physiotherapist : Broadford

Position Description:

  • Grade 2 role-Paediatrics and NDIS
  • Part-time 0.4 EFT
  • Benefits include Flexible work arrangements and Salary Packaging
  • Online learning management system
  • Clinical education provided and Career development
  • Easy commute and train services from Melbourne
  • * This position may be eligible for Relocation/Retention grant of up to $3,000

Nexus community health have an opportunity for Grade 2 Physiotherapist who is passionate about working with children to join their dynamic friendly team. The position will work between all Nexus sites and also on an outreach basis and in client homes where appropriate.

You will fulfill a diverse and flexible role in the provision of physiotherapy services to children with special needs. The role is designed to provide timely specialist physiotherapy assessment and intervention through variety of funding sources. You will provide clinical assessment and evidenced based treatment of gross and fine motor skills for children up to 18 years of age.
The Physiotherapists form part of the Children’s Allied Health Team, which includes a variety of allied health disciplines who work together including participating in case conferencing and multidisciplinary care planning where appropriate.

As a Grade 2 you will also have opportunity to supervise and support Grade 1 Physios and students, Allied Health Assistants and other students undertaking placements.  There is also Health education/Promotion responsibilities and you will play a role in the planning, implementation and evaluation processes of program development and projects.

This is great opportunity to join an innovative organisation that values staff , evidence-based best practice standards, environmental sustainability and participates in a variety of activities to support their local communities.

Key Selection Criteria: (Please address this in your cover letter)

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Registration with AHPRA and membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Advanced paediatric clinical knowledge and skill base representing practice at a grade 2 practitioner level.
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to initiate and maintain contacts with, clients, team members and a range of service providers.
  • Ability to provide timely specialist physiotherapy assessment and intervention to clients through variety of funding sources including NDIS.
  • Experience working in a Community Health setting is desirable
  • Current Level II First Aid Certificate
  • Current Victorian Driver’s license

Practice Details:

With a 40 year history, Nexus Primary Health (Nexus) pride themselves on being the “go to” organisation for primary health information and person-centred services , with offices located in Broadford, Wallan, Seymour and Kinglake and across the Mitchell, Murrindindi, Greater Shepparton and Strathbogie Shires. Some services are provided on an outposted or outreach arrangement. Nexus is committed to excellence in the delivery of holistic, accessible, community-based health services that meet quality and safety standards. They strive to develop innovative programs and services and actively encourage community members to be responsible for their own well-being. Nexus is a health-promoting workplace that actively celebrates and promotes diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of their employees. They encourage job applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from the LGBTI community and people from culturally diverse backgrounds

About Broadford: Located between Melbourne and Seymour, Broadford is a vibrant town with strong links to the years gone by. Located close to many natural attractions, including Mt. Disappointment State Forrest, Mt. Piper, Mt. Sugarloaf and the Tallarook Ranges. If you’re into sightseeing or bushwalking, we recommend exploring the glorious Mt. Piper. The views from the top of this natural beauty will not disappoint and you might get the opportunity to see the rare Ant Blue Butterfly.  In the centre of town, you will find a vibrant township with cafés, bakeries, parks and country pubs.

To apply: Send your resume and cover letter answering the Key Selection Criteria to screeningahn@rwav.com.au or call Angela Phillips on 03 93497837 for a confidential chat

Overview

Vacancy ID:
18125
Location:

MM5

Broadford
Job Title:
Physiotherapist Paediatrics Grade 2
Part Time/Full Time:
Part Time
Solo or Group Practice:
Group Practice

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