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Accredited Exercise Physiologist - Fraser Coast

Job Classification
Exercise Physiologist
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Immediately
Location
Scarness QLD 4655
Posted By
Healthy Lifestyles Australia

Healthy Lifestyles Australia – Exercise Physiologist - Fraser Coast

NEW GRADUATES ARE WELCOME TO APPLY however experience will be desirable.

Position: 1x Full Time Exercise Physiologist (ESSA Accredited)

Location: Fraser Coast (Hervey Bay and Surrounds)

Qualifications Required: Accredited through Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)

Closing date for applications: 29th July 2022 however the position will be filled with the first suitable applicant so to avoid disappointment please apply at your earliest convenience. Preferable start date is Monday the 18/07/2022 to allow on the job training and a fortnight's handover from the current Exercise Physiologist.

The Company

Healthy Lifestyles Australia (HLA) has provided dietetic/nutrition, exercise physiology and diabetes education services in Queensland for the past 13 years, currently servicing more than 120 rural and metropolitan medical centers and facilities. Our Fraser Coast Head Office is located at 87 Torquay Road, Scarness, QLD, 4655. We specialize in chronic disease management and prevention and musculoskeletal client rehabilitation, however can assist in a wide variety of cases (e.g. sports performance, NDIS, aged care consultation, insurance, public speaking, exercise group classes, hydrotherapy, etc). Our mission is to promote healthy lifestyles in the Australian population and to prevent and manage chronic disease through physical activity and nutrition.

Why Join Us:

  • Friendly team- enjoy working with a close-knit and supportive team with main management personnel contactable 24/7.
  • PD Allowance - The successful employee may be eligible for up to $10,000 of Professional Development allowance
  • Career development- pathways into senior positions for the right candidate, as well as monthly business & professional development meetings with senior Exercise Physiologists.
  • Great culture- we value our staff and host yearly team getaways for networking and learning.
  • Existing caseload- you will be kept busy with an existing patient list that is booked in for you by our dedicated reception team.
  • Company allowances- laptop, printer, ink, internet dongle, scales, dumbbells and resistance exercise bands are provided as a part of your role.
  • Great location- various locations to explore with many activities and amazing landscape. Up to $500 relocation allowance available if required.

About The Role
An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and enthusiastic Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) to become a part of a proactive company and work collaboratively with our Dietitians, and Diabetes Educators, along with other allied health and medical staff on the Fraser Coast.

You will be working across medical centers and allied health centers including our head office in Hervey Bay with outreach to local areas. The successful applicant will be working on a full-time basis, stepping into an existing patient load and will be servicing medical centers and allied health facilities which have an established referral base.

NEW GRADUATES ARE WELCOME TO APPLY however experience will be desirable.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide evidence-based advice and treatment in the areas of chronic disease prevention and management, health and fitness and musculoskeletal rehabilitation.
  • Measure and assess the patients’ exercise history and fitness levels along with interpreting anthropometric data.
  • Confidence in your skill-set to be able to prescribe and program exercise in a medical centre setting with minimal equipment whilst on the other hand, also being able to prescribe and program exercise for clients within allied health clinics and gym settings with all the equipment.
  • Public speaking, to present informative talks about a range of health topics on exercise/physical activity where required.
  • Travel to the required service delivery location and provide exemplary service to your clients.

Skills and Experience

  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia.
  • Accredited Exercise Physiologist through Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA). This accreditation is ESSENTIAL.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain rapport.
  • Possess and apply knowledge of evidence based treatment, management and research about a wide range of health issues and diseases including diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and musculoskeletal disorders, applicable in the field of exercise physiology.
  • Have a current Drivers License and car and demonstrate and commit to the travel associated with the position.

TO APPLY:
If you would like to apply for this position with Healthy Lifestyles Australia please complete the following documents and address to Brianna Rasmussen (HR Manager).

  • Cover letter
  • CV

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $30.36 – $40.55 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Employee mentoring program
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Application Question(s):

  • Are you an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with Exercise and Sports Science Australia?

Application Deadline: 29/07/2022
Expected Start Date: 18/07/2022

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