Physiotherapy

  • Company:
    Aussie Locums
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:

Physiotherapist/Occupational Therapist, job ref: 989924
Location: Greenbank, QLD
Remuneration: $60,000 – $75,000 per annum, DOE. Plus Super, CPD and benefits.

Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist required for full time permanent role for a leading allied health employer in Greenbank, Qld. In addition to a market leading salary you will receive amazing benefits. This position has a flexible starting date however, is available for an ASAP start.

Aged care experience not essential, new graduates encouraged to apply. Regular full time hours and great perks.

Never considered working in aged care? Read on, you may be surprised!

Please note, this role is not suitable for candidates requiring sponsorship or with limited registration.

Please quote job reference: 989924

About our Client, your new employer:

Our client is a leading provider of allied health services to residents in aged care facilities, retirement homes and within the community. They offer market leading packages to their staff including training and career development, $1000 CPD every year, career progression opportunities, ongoing support for your health and wellbeing and for new graduates, a structured 12 month program to give you the strongest of foundations to build on. They have a strong commitment to positively impacting patients’ lives and employ passionate allied health professionals who demonstrate exceptional customer care and best practice. BETTER HEALTH FOR EVERYONE.

A little about the role:

Your overall objective will be to relieve pain, increase mobility and maximise independence. You will see residents with a variety of capabilities and provide treatment for various conditions. You will work independently alongside their multidisciplinary team and report to the senior therapist. You will be responsible for patient assessments, developing treatment plans, delivering rehab and falls prevention initiatives and pain management. Please note, some staff training may be required as part of this role. You will make a real difference to the lives of the residents and get to know them and benefit from their stories and life experiences.

Duties you will be responsible for:

•Work in aged care facilities.
•Develop, review and implement treatment plans.
•Pain management.
•Deliver rehab and falls prevention initiatives.
•Conduct patient assessments.
•Work and communicate effectively in a multidisciplinary team.
•Some staff training may be required as part of this role.
•Communicate effectively with patients and their families.

Skills and requirements:

•Full AHPRA registration.
•Approved Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy qualification.
•Current criminal history check or the ability to obtain.
•Appropriate working rights for Australia.
•Experience working in a similar setting will be highly regarded, but is not essential.
•Current influenza vaccination.

Benefits:

•Excellent salary with some locations eligible for relocation or regional allowance.
•Market leading employee benefits.
•Career progression opportunities.
•Salary sacrificing options.
•Work in one of the fastest growing industries in Australia.
•Daily job satisfaction, making a genuine difference in the lives of the elderly.
•Full time, permanent opportunity with leading allied health provider!