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Job details

Location
Shepparton, Greater Shepparton, Victoria
Salary
AU$46 - AU$52 per hour + plus super, plus salary packaging
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
37202
Contact
Mardi Steven
Contact email
Email Mardi
Contact phone
02 8877 8738
Posted
14 days ago

Job details

Location
Shepparton, Greater Shepparton, Victoria
Salary
AU$46 - AU$52 per hour + plus super, plus salary packaging
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
37202
Contact
Mardi Steven
Contact email
Email Mardi
Contact phone
02 8877 8738
Posted
14 days ago

Physiotherapist

  • Grade 3
  • FT permanent role - 40 hours per week
  • Immediate Start
  • $46 - $52 per hour plus super - dependant on experience
  • Salary Packaging
  • Monthly ADO
  • Based in Goulburn Valley - Shepperton VIC, 3630
  • Acute hospital inpatient setting


Benefits

  • Short term paid accommodation to assist in relocation to the Goulburn Valley
  • Relocation incentives may be available for the preferred candidate
  • Community connector assistance (settling into the area, real estate, partner occupation assistance, schooling/childcare etc.)
  • Generous salary packaging, subsidised staff parking and discounted leisure memberships
  • Flexible work practices and options to purchase additional leave to help create some important work/life balance
  • Professional development and study leave to help reach your learning and career goals
  • Social club membership offering a range of events, functions and local community discounts

The Acute Clinical Lead Physiotherapist will:

  • Be responsible for the planning and coordination of integrated physiotherapy services in the acute inpatient setting
  • Provide clinical leadership to the physiotherapy team in this setting, to ensure the delivery of high quality services.
  • Embed an inter-professional team based approach across all allied health disciplines to ensure coordination of excellent, person-centred services


We are looking for:

  • Extensive clinical knowledge and/or expert knowledge regarding evidence based physiotherapy interventions in the acute inpatient setting
  • Sound experience and skills in the leadership of teams at a program or service level
  • Ideally we would like someone with cardiothoracic and/or acute neurological experience but would consider other acute experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of patient flow and discharge planning models including integrated service delivery
  • It would be advantageous if the candidate had post-graduate qualifications in a relevant area of specialty and/or management or working towards the same

Essential Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and eligibility for membership of Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Extensive clinical experience and/or expert knowledge regarding evidence based physiotherapy interventions in the acute inpatient setting
  • Sound experience and skills in leadership of teams at a program or service level
  • Demonstrated understanding of patient flow and discharge planning including transition of patients through the healthcare system
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and a proven ability to effectively manage and negotiate innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Experience in clinical supervision, upskilling and mentoring processes of Grade 1 physiotherapists
  • Sound communication and influencing skills within an inter-professional team environment, with an ability to engage key stakeholders
  • Satisfactory National Criminal History Check prior to commencement of employment
  • Satisfactory Victorian 'Employee' Working with Children Check prior to commencement of employment
  • Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration prior to commencement of employment
  • Desirable:
  • Post-graduate qualifications in relevant area of speciality and /or management or working towards same
  • Previous experience in service evaluation, service redesign, process improvement and change management.
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate clinical outcomes and practice based on evidence and research.

If this sounds like a role of interest to you, please address your cover letter to Mardi Steven and attach an updated copy of your CV today