Physiotherapist - Community and Outpatients

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Department: Central Gippsland Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Wellington
Reference: VG/1266130
Closing Date: 31-Mar-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position description - Phyiotherapist Grade 1.pdf (PDF, 327KB)
Job Specification

PD Physiotherapist Grade 2.pdf (PDF, 377KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Jenny McGuiness or Keren Fuhrmeister
5143 8560

Position Details


Part time Permanent position (0.5 EFT)

Community and Outpatient Position


An excellent opportunity exists for an experienced Physiotherapist to join the Physiotherapy and Allied Health Team on a part time permanent basis at Central Gippsland Health Service. This position offers the opportunity to work within the outpatient and community setting with a broad adult caseload from general musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, and cardiopulmonary-metabolic outpatients. Wage, classification and days of work will be based on the level of experience of the successful applicant.


The successful applicant will work with a multi-disciplinary health and community services team who see the client at the centre of their care. Experience in both individual and group, and an outpatient caseload will be highly regarded.


CGHS is the major provider of health and residential aged care services in the Wellington Shire and is an integrated health service providing a wide range of primary health and community support services. Central Gippsland presents a large number of amenities that provide a great lifestyle for all with close access to beaches, parklands and snow. 


CGHS Allied Health Department has a staff establishment of more than 35 effective full time positions with over 50 staff based in a purpose built Rehabilitation facility. The Physiotherapy Department has 7 Physiotherapists, an Exercise Physiologist, as well as qualified and experienced Allied Health Assistants, and offers a varied and interesting service across the acute, community and aged care sectors, including an expanding community and inpatient rehabilitation service.



CGHS offers excellent terms and conditions including salary packaging


Mandatory Qualifications/Skills/Competencies

  • Degree qualification in Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Victorian Drivers License
  • Clear police check
  • Working with Children Check


Date of commencement would be as soon as successful applicant is available


For further information please contact Jenny McGuinness, Senior Physiotherapist or the General Manager of Allied Health, Keren Fuhrmeister on 5143 8560.


Applications must include:

  • Cover letter
  • Statement addressing all Selection Criteria including qualifications, experience and leadership and technical capability requirements as outlined in the position description. Applicant to address either Grade 1 or Grade 2 position description based on the level of experience.
  • Current resume detailing previous experience and the names and telephone numbers of two (2) relevant referees

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