Physiotherapist | Grade 2

  • : Eastern Health
  • : 03-Jun-2020
  • : Box Hill VIC 3128
  • Sub-Acute Inpatient (Neurological) Department
  • Full Time, temporary (until October 2nd 2020)
  • Primarily based at Peter James Centre


About Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the Role


We are looking for a dedicated, driven physiotherapist with a proven commitment to achieving optimal outcomes for their patients & their team. You must have strong neurological rehabilitation skills & knowledge, and experience working with a variety of sub-acute presentations.


This role will have involvement in delivering effective supervision to grade 1 rotating physiotherapists, AHAs, plus physiotherapy students- experience in delivering effective supervision & facilitating optimal learning experiences for all is essential.


This role will be supported by our Grade 3 Physiotherapist to assist you in the development of your clinical & non-clinical skills through regular supervision & development opportunities.


Support opportunities will also be available through our Eastern Health Grade 4 Neurological Physiotherapist.


About You


Are you a physiotherapist who has experience & a passion for working with a neurological caseload, who also thrives on the challenge of managing a variety of patient presentations?


Do you have a strong track record of working effectively within a fast-paced, inter-professional team to maximise rehab patient & team outcomes?


Are you looking for an opportunity that will allow you to continue expanding your clinical & non-clinical skills in a dynamic & supportive team environment?


You will need to be an enthusiastic team player who is highly resourceful, agile and innovative, have excellent prioritisation, time management & communication skills, and a commitment to the ongoing growth & development of yourself & the service within which you work.


To be successful in this role you should possess:


  • Current active registration with AHPRA as a Physiotherapist.
  • Professional development in neurological rehabilitation will be considered favourably
  • Experience as a Grade 2 physiotherapist - including the effective supervision of Grade 1 physiotherapists, AHAs and physiotherapy students - is desirable.
  • Highly developed interpersonal, communication & organisational skills.
  • A strong commitment to high quality care, evidence based practice.
  • The ability to work flexibly as part of a diverse team.
  • Excellent communication, prioritisation and organisational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain change-readiness, agility & a solutions-focus, particularly in times of high demand


What we Offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!


The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:


  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!.


For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to the contact person listed.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.


You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.


Please submit all applications online.


Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values: Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence


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