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Physiotherapist- New Grad and Grade 2, Community health: Mildura

Position Description:

  • Full or part time permanent roles
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Award salary with attractive salary packaging
  • Thorough induction process with ongoing support
  • Professional Development opportunities and support for continued learning and personal growth
  • A highly supportive culture and friendly work environment
  • Graduates welcomed and supported by highly experienced clinicians
  • Well equipped and modern clinic setting
  • * This role may be eligible for Relocation grant up to $2000

Are you passionate about working in community health and want to be part of a large team where every day you can directly impact the lives of your clients and families?  This is a perfect opportunity to join a dynamic multi-disciplinary allied health team where your work will focus on minimising the effects of impairment and disability so the community can achieve independent living.

As a new Grad or Grade 2 physiotherapist you will be working with clients who have difficulty with physical movement and functioning. Clients will be predominantly young people  and adults who have difficulty with; either a short-term musculoskeletal condition, managing a chronic health condition, or maintaining independent living in the community.

Ensuring a focus on prevention and early intervention, therapy programs and interventions will be provided at the centre, in the community or the client’s home. The physiotherapy team facilitate a range of group exercise programs including Falls and Balance, Warm Water Exercises, Tai Chi, COPD Groups, Gym Programs and a community shopping centre Walking Group.

The demographics will be varied including non-English speaking, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds, refugees, elderly, people with a disability and the socio-economically disadvantaged.

You will also get involved in a range of health education, health prevention & early identification programs and capacity building initiatives.

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

  • Tertiary qualifications in Physiotherapy as recognised by Australian Physiotherapy Association.
  • Full AHPRA registration (no limited registration)
  • Experience in providing client and family centred evidence based Physiotherapy services, including thorough care planning.
  • An understanding of confidentiality and infection control.
  • Ability to work collaborative within a multidisciplinary team
  • Highly developed problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Driving licence, current police and Working with Children Check
  • Permanent residency- no visa sponsorship provided.

 

Practice Details:

SCHS is a dynamic organisation promoting health, wellbeing and independence in a social model of health to support the prevention and management of illness, disease and injury. Influencing the agenda for health policy, providing access and equity to health services for our community and encouraging innovation and flexibility to ensure services match community need is a priority.

Mildura A stunning location and diverse community, family friendly large regional city on the banks of the magnificent Murray River. It offers sun-soaked days that provide many opportunities to enjoy water-based, nature-based and cultural activities, as well as the delicious local wine and produce. With a regional airport it offers great access and lifestyle.

Apply today by sending resume and cover letter answering  the Key Selection Criteria to screeningahn@rwav.com.au or call Angela on 03 9349 7837 for a confidential chat. 

Overview

Vacancy ID:
17861
Location:

MM2

Mildura
Job Title:
Physiotherapist- New Grad and Grade 2, Community health
Part Time/Full Time:
Full Time
Solo or Group Practice:
Group Practice

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