Position Details
Reference Number 14813
Position Title Physiotherapist
Employment Type Part Time (Temporary)
Entity ALLIED HEALTH
Location Colac Area Health 2-28 Connor Street COLAC VIC 3250
Award Classification Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Health Sector) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020 - Chief Physio Gr1 Yr1
Hours
Position Summary

PHYSIOTHERAPIST
2 days per week – 6 months

 

Colac Area Health currently has an opportunity for a Physiotherapist  to join our busy Allied Health team.

 

The successful applicant will have;

  • Energised by working in a rural healthcare setting
  • Approved tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy registration with AHPRA
  • Quality Physiotherapy skills and a willingness to learn and develop these to meet local community health care needs
  • Eligibility to join the Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Knowledge of a wide range of health professionals and service providers.
  • Ability to effectively work both independently as well as with a team to deliver physiotherapy care in a variety of settings. 
  • A philosophy of care that promotes client independence with their health, wellbeing and lifestyle

Further information may be obtained by contacting Christina Mavridis, Physiotherapy Team Leader on 52325 153.

 

Applications for the above position should be lodged at https://colacareahealth.mercury.com.au/ by COB Monday 17/06/2019.

 

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Victorian Police Check and complete a Statutory Declaration as per the Aged Care Principles prior to commencement of employment. Some positions will also require a WWC Check.

 

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Selection Criteria Essential: Approved tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy
Essential: Registration with AHPRA-Physiotherapy registration
Essential: Eligible for membership of Australian Physiotherapy Association
Essential: Excellent communication skills with a wide range of health professionals and service providers.
Essential: Experience or exposure in facilitating group therapy programs
Essential: Experience or exposure in an acute hospital and/or aged care setting
Essential: Competent with various window based software programs and computer skills
Essential: Ability to effectively work both independently as well as with a team to deliver physiotherapy care in a variety of settings.
Essential: An understanding of factors affecting clients with both immediate (acute), rehabilitation and gerontology needs
Essential: A philosophy of care that promotes client independence with their health, well being and lifestyle
Desirable: Australian Physiotherapy Association member
Desirable: Energised by working in rural setting
Desirable: Knowledge of a wide range of health professionals and service providers.
Contact Person Chris Mavridis
Contact Number 52325153
Contact Email cmavridis@cah.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Kay Widdicombe
Alternate Contact Number 52325 350
Alternate Contact Email kwiddicombe@cah.vic.gov.au
Closing Date 17/06/2019
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