Allied Health Assistant - Physiotherapy

Join us and become a vital part of our large regional health service, where you can make a difference in a vibrant community. Apply now as an Allied Health Assistant - Physiotherapy and take the next step in your career with Sout West Healthcare!
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1802533
Closing Date: 21-Jul-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Allied Health Assistant .pdf (PDF, 146KB)


Contact: Melissa McMahon, Manger of Physiotherapy
(03) 55631528 mmcmahon@swh.net.au

Position Details

About the role

South West Healthcare's (SWH) Physiotherapy Department is dedicated to providing best practice, patient-centred care in both admitted and community settings. We address a wide range of conditions and offer an exciting opportunity for you to make a real impact.

Position Overview

  • Casual Position, predominately weekends and would be suitable for newly qualified or experience Allied Health Assistant
  • Warrnambool Campus
  • Classification: Allied Health Assistant, Grade 2
  •  $38.79 - $55.30 per hour

 Why Join Us?

  • Dynamic Team: Be part of an enthusiastic and motivated group of 22 Physiotherapists, 9 Allied Health Assistants, and 3 Exercise Physiologists (22 EFT).
  • Collaborative Environment: Work within a multi-disciplinary team to deliver individual and group programs.
  • Clinical Variety: Gain exposure to a wide range of clinical cases, enhancing your experience and skills.
  • Career Development: Benefit from diverse learning opportunities and regular supervision to support your professional growth.
  • Positive Culture: Enjoy working in a supportive, fun, and positive team atmosphere.

 What You'll Do:

  • Implement Therapy Programs: Carry out set therapy programs under the direct or indirect supervision of Allied Health Professionals (AHPs).
  • Monitor and Report: Keep track of therapy progress and report back to AHPs.
  • Group and Individual Sessions: Deliver therapy programs both individually and in group settings.
  • Assist AHPs: Support AHPs with individual clients.
  • Collaborate: Participate actively in multidisciplinary meetings.

 What You Bring:

  • Passion: A commitment to using evidence-based approaches in your work.
  • Experience: Developed skills in implementing, monitoring, and reporting on therapy programs.
  • Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.

Join us and become a vital part of our large regional health service, where you can make a difference in a vibrant community. Apply now and take the next step in your career with SWH!

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities, which you are supported and subsidised to attend;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as Mental Health first aid, resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employments.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community. Learn more about SWH here.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 21 July 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2021-2025. Classification Allied Health Assistant Grade 2

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au


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