Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Facility: Port Kembla District Hospital
Position Classification: Physiotherapist Level 1/2
Remuneration: $64,270 - $93,114.00 per annum
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ162078
Applications Close: Sunday 10 May 2020
As a member of the physiotherapy team, the level 1/2 physiotherapist has relevant demonstrated experience in the areas of; musculoskeletal, and rehabilitation physiotherapy. They will provide and deliver high quality physiotherapy services to Port Kembla Hospital and Illawarra Shoalhaven patients consistent with ISLHD policies, procedures, guidelines and standards. These patients can include musculoskeletal and aquatic outpatients, sub-acute rehabilitation inpatients and outpatients. E.g. patients with chronic pain, joint replacements, musculoskeletal dysfunction, reconditioning, neurological patients, extended care and domiciliary patients.
What you'll be doing
Provide and deliver high quality physiotherapy services to health service patients consistent with ISLHD policies, procedures, guidelines and standards while working within a multidisciplinary team.
Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.
An eligibility list will be created for future Temporary and Permanent Full-Time and Part-Time positions.
Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.
Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#
Your claim against the selection criteria is the most important part of your application as it will help determine whether or not you have met the standard of response required by the panel to be eligible for an interview. You should read the Position Description and then address the selection criteria for the role, giving examples where required. Applicants are encouraged to review the following information on Applying for a position within NSW Health at: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/guide/nswhealth/Pages/apply-for-position.aspx
Current Physiotherapy Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Demonstrated high level of written and oral communication skills, including sound computer skills (demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft office and other Microsoft applications).
Demonstrated ability to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team.
A commitment to the delivery of quality service.
Evidence of commitment to ongoing professional development.
Knowledge and understanding of the application of evidence based practice.
Understanding of and demonstrated commitment to ISLHD CORE values.
Current NSW Health Drivers Licence or equivalent.