Allied Health Assistant - Podiatry

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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1806277
Closing Date: 04-Aug-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 2. AHA Podiatry - Position Description 07.2023_ (002).pdf (PDF, 198KB)
Job Specification

2. AHA Podiatry - Position Description 07.2023_ (002).pdf (PDF, 198KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Rachel Ward & Georgia Pendlebury /

Position Details

About the role

South West Healthcare (SWH) is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Allied Health Assistant to join our Podiatry team. The Allied Health Assistant (AHA) role will be to provide, within their approved scope of practise, clinical and supportive assistance and care to clients across all South West Healthcare campuses.

Working within our growing Podiatry team the AHA will play an integral role in the delivery of care for both admitted and non-admitted clients across the Warrnambool and surrounding regional campuses (Camperdown, Lismore and Macarthur).

Position overview

  • Full-time (40 hours per week) with an accrued monthly ADO, Fixed-term position
  • Warrnambool Campus
  • Allied Health Assistant Grade 2
  • Salary Range: $61,313.20 pro rata , plus superannuation

What you bring

The successful applicant will demonstrate a strong commitment to maintaining professional confidentiality and remaining customer focused at all times. Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance [HLT42507] (or equivalent) with basic foot Hygiene Module.

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
  • Ongoing clinical supervision
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment

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:

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 4 August 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

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

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