Physiotherapist - Grade One

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1621724
Closing Date: 05-Jun-2022
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Physiotherapist Grade One - September 2021..pdf (PDF, 300KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Rachael Murray, Physiotherapy Team Leader
03 5150 3388, rachael.murray@brhs.com.au

Position Details

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to our community.  Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career.  You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering high quality experiences to all.  Be bold, make the change now!

If you choose BRHS, you choose lifestyle, career and community.

  • Full Time Fixed term role 12 months
  • Fully furnished accommodation available for term of contract
  • Diverse role offering rotations throughout the service
  • New and recent graduates encouraged to apply

We are offering a great opportunity for an enthusiastic Physiotherapist who is looking to grow their skills in a new setting.  This is a great chance to progress your knowledge and independence as a practitioner in a supported environment whilst enjoying a fantastic lifestyle in beautiful East Gippsland. 

The Position:

In this role you will rotate through our acute inpatient, rehabilitation and outpatient services, providing you with job variety and an array of learning opportunities in the early part of your career.  Being a regional Health Service you will be exposed to a varied caseload and you will benefit from supervision and support from experienced health professionals across our dedicated multidisciplinary team.

The Department:

Physiotherapy services at BRHS are provided for the Health Independence Program which includes Sub Acute Ambulatory Care, Post-Acute Care and Complex care, aged care, acute/ward setting, home and community care programs rehabilitation (HACC). The team consists of a Team Leader, Grade 1 & 2 Physiotherapists and is supported by Allied Health assistants who facilitate groups, support ongoing inpatient therapy and home based programs.

Why should you Apply?

  • An attractive remuneration package commencing at minimum Grade 1 Year 3 level
  • Fully furnished accommodation at $175 per week (including utility costs) for contract term
  • Access to generous salary packaging options to enable great tax savings
  • Opportunity to participate in the East Gippsland Allied Health Early Graduate Program to assist development and social networking
  • Support from our friendly Allied Health team to assist your transition to East Gippsland
  • Fantastic regional lifestyle with the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep! 
  • Health and Wellbeing program with gym membership at corporate rates

Key attributes required:

  • A degree in Physiotherapy and registration with AHPRA prior to commencement
  • A good knowledge in acute inpatients, inpatient rehabilitation or GEM, outpatients.
  • Well-developed, clear and concise communication skills which promote service and client interests.
  • Good organisational and time management skills

 

Interested?

For more information on the this exciting role and BRHS contact: Rachael Murray, Physiotherapy Team Leader on 03 5150 3388 or rachael.murray@brhs.com.au

An application closing date does not apply to this vacancy.  Applications will be reviewed as received on an ongoing basis.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume including two recent referees and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now”.

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For information on East Gippsland visit https://www.liveeastgippsland.com.au/

In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.


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