Podiatrist Grade 1

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The Warrnambool campus has recently undergone a major capital redevelopment and is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. South West Healthcare is the major clinical and specialist referral centre for South West Victoria. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds (216 acute, 36 aged care and 30 mental health) and an extensive range of primary and community services. The town has a population of over 33,380 and is a popular seaside resort located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne. The city boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. Warrnambool’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth. The promenade is very popular and you can walk, run, ride or skate along this scenic trail. Almost every year between June and September the Southern Right Whales return to the waters off Warrnambool and often swim within a hundred meters of the shore.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: South West - Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1398916
Closing Date: 02-Jun-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: No File Attached
Contact: Human Resources

Position Details

South West Healthcare is looking for a suitably qualified health professional for the full time permanent position of Podiatrist Grade 1.  The focus of this position involves a clinical caseload of Acute and Sub-Acute patients at Warrnambool, Camperdown and other regional campuses.  This position is open to new graduates and experienced clinicians. 

The department consists of seven podiatrists providing assessment and management/intervention for both outpatient and inpatient services to the South West Region of Victoria. Applicants should hold relevant tertiary qualifications and must be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). 

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.                                                                                                                     

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Robert Beavan (Chief Podiatrist) on (03) 5563 1492 or email robert.beavan@swh.net.au 

The successful applicant must hold a current Working with Children (WWC) Check and a current Victoria Driver's License and will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare's Immunisation Policy. 

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 2 June 2019.  Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes. 

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: humanresources@swh.net.au Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.

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