Allied Health Assistant - Physiotherapy

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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1314961
Closing Date: 05-Feb-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Allied Health Assistant Physio - Grade 2.pdf (PDF, 363KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Elaine Coetzee, Physiotherapy Manager
03 5623 0640 or

Position Details


Allied Health Assistant Grade 2

Ongoing, Part Time

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Allied Health Assistant to be employed on an ongoing basis, delivering therapy programs designed by qualified allied health professionals. Our ideal candidate will hold a nationally recognised Allied Health Assistant Certificate (Cert III, IV or equivalent), previous experience in the provision of Allied Health Assistant services or similar, along with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively as a part of a multidisciplinary team.

Required skills and experience include:

  • Qualification – Cert III, IV Allied Health Assistant or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in the provision of AHA services or similar.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Well-developed organisational and time management skills.
  • Basic computer literacy and familiarity Microsoft Office software.

About the West Gippsland Healthcare Group

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is a customer focused health organisation providing acute medical and surgical, obstetric, emergency, residential care and community health services to 45,000 people in the rural, urban residential, agricultural and industrial areas located within the Baw Baw Shire and beyond. The administrative headquarters are located at West Gippsland Hospital in Warragul, approximately 100kms east of Melbourne. We are committed to the provision of high quality, integrated health care that meets the changing needs of individuals and our community, and have full accreditation status from the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards.

Working with us

All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks and a National Police History check. This role also requires a valid Working with Children check. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments. The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.

Further details and how to apply

You can view details for this role (including a position description) and submit your application online via our website - under the Employment section. For further information regarding this position and hours available, contact Elaine Coetzee, Physiotherapy Manager on 03 5623 0640 or email  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter addressing the selection criteria, resume and three current referees.

Applications close Sunday 28 January 2018.


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