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Allied Health Professional Podiatrist Townsville

  • : Health Workforce Queensland
  • : 03-Aug-2018
  • : Townsville QLD 4810

Town Information:
Townsville is a coastal city in north-eastern Queensland, Australia. The Strand esplanade, with its pier and water park, is popular. The Reef HQ Aquarium has marine life and coral from the Great Barrier Reef, plus a sea turtle hospital. Southeast of the city, the Billabong Sanctuary wildlife park is home to koalas, wombats and crocodiles. Offshore, Magnetic Island has coral reefs and a national park full of wildlife.
The location has an extensive range of schools for all ages and needs.


Practice information:


Our practice employs a range of health professionals including, but not limited to, GPs', Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Dietitians, Diabetic Educators, Youth Workers and Indigenous Health Workers. The majority of our services are provided at little or no direct cost to our consumers through Federally funded programs. We also offer fee for service for those consumers who do not meet funded programs eligibility.
We provide supports for NDIS participants. We are NDIS ready
Our services are open to anyone living in the Northern Australia region. We have offices in Townsville, Mackay, Cannonvale, Cairns and Thursday Island. Our employees travel to many sites across the region to provide face to face services, as indicated on the table. We offer service delivery via phone and/or video conferencing where clinically appropriate.

After Hours requirements:


Dependant on operational requirements.


Candidate profile:


Due to some exciting caseloads The NAPHL Allied Health Team are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled Podiatrist to join our friendly team of Allied Health professionals.
The Podiatrist will work as a member of the multidisciplinary team to promote person centred and goal focused approaches to the provision of integrated primary and corporate health services.
This role is diverse and ever changing so you need to be flexible, self-motivated and autonomous. NAPHL work across a variable case load including outreach allied health, private health clients, My Aged Care, NDIS, DVA and programs to support health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
We want you as part of our team if you have:
*Minimum Tertiary Degree (or equivalent) qualification in Podiatry from a recognised tertiary institution
*Current registration or eligibility for registration with the AHPRA.
*Competent level of knowledge, expertise and skills in contemporary clinical practice in outreach Podiatry and public health.
*Ability to work in a interdisciplinary team within a flexible, creative, reflective and collaborative work environment.
We are a friendly team who enjoy a professional but relaxed work environment which allows us to meet our participants needs in a holistic manner. You will be required to travel to regional and remote locations as part of this role.


What's on Offer


*Dynamic workload with flexible hours
*Generous salary packaging benefits up to $16,000
*Join an organisation with an excellent supportive work culture and be part of our innovative team.
*Achieve health outcomes as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
*A great mix of caseload in local and rural locations.
Applications should consist of your CV, together with a covering letter of no more than 1 page in length detailing your experience.

Applications should consist of your CV, together with a covering letter of no more than 1 page in length detailing your experience.

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Allied Health Professional Podiatrist Townsville
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