Physiotherapist – Senior

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Metro North Hospital and Health Service
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
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Provide short term internal relief by delivering high level multi-specialty Physiotherapy clinical services within multiple work units as a member of a multidisciplinary team to stakeholders/customers of Queensland Health.

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Location: Brisbane – North
  • Contact Name: Rachel Bishop
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 01-FEB-21

Metro North Hospital and Health Service is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering the best care by the brightest healthcare professionals.

Two of our five hospitals – Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) – are tertiary/quaternary referral hospitals, providing state-wide super specialty services, such as heart and lung transplantation and burns treatment. Redcliffe and Caboolture are major secondary hospitals, and Kilcoy is a regional community hospital.

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

  • Deliver high level physiotherapy clinical services across multiple specialty areas including assessment, treatment, and case management within a multidisciplinary team across a number of different service lines in accordance with prescribed professional and ethical standards.

  • Undertake high level physiotherapy duties across a number of service lines including Coronary Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, orthopaedics, medical and surgical wards, musculoskeletal outpatients, paediatrics, maternity, Emergency Department, Palliative Care, Oncology, Acute Aged Care Unit, Acute Stroke Unit, Rehabilitation Unit and a variety of other education/exercises classes including lower limb classes, balance classes and pre-op clinics with infrequent need for direct clinical practice supervision.

  • Provide high level clinical advice to supervisors, relevant service managers and other stakeholders regarding professional clinical standards, workforce issues and clinical service development to enhance teamwork and clinical outcomes.

  • Provide, with minimal guidance, the education and clinical practice supervision of less experienced staff and students to maintain professional clinical standards and enhance the knowledge and skills of the multidisciplinary team.

Job ad reference number: RD361101 Close date: Monday 1 February, 2021

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro North employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro North here: