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$87,568 to $95,784
Job Type
Full Time
4 Jun 2021

2203 Position Details Reference Number 39845 Position Title Physiotherapist Employment Type Permanent Full Time Entity North Queensland Location Townsville Community Care Enterprise agreement Allied Health and Community Service Stream - Professional Officer Level 2 Allied Health and Community Service Stream - Professional Officer Level 3 Roles Available 2 Hours per fortnight 76 Position Summary * Secure Permanent Full time * North QLD Townsville Community Care * $42.10 - $46.05 per hour + 9.5% Super + Not for Profit Salary Packaging + Penalties & Allowances Were seeking applications from self-directed Physiotherapists, preferably with aged care experience to join our Townsville Community Care Team. This is a great opportunity for a Physiotherapist looking to secure a permanent contract in a leading aged care provider setting new standard in how community care is delivered. Youll provide holistic, integrated care to our clients enhancing their mobility and movement to promote their independence and wellbeing. Working with a number of movement conditions associated with musculoskeletal impairments, genetic conditions and chronic disease, you will tailor your care to make a real difference in your clients quality of life! Working across our facilities and clients homes, youll have the opportunity to develop new treatment programs, helping clients to manage their movement, pain, balance and manual handling. This will include: * Diagnosing, assessing and developing care plans for individuals and groups * Prescription and selection of appropriate adaptive equipment and modification * Education and training on aspects of therapy for the clients and carers * Goal setting activities, as well discharge and resolution planning * Liaising with healthcare professionals, such as GPs, nurses and occupational therapists to ensure care plans are formulated and monitored What youll need Youll be passionate about providing exceptional clinical treatment and therapies designed to enable your clients to maintain and improve their independence. Youll be self-motivated and driven to incorporate contemporary theory in your day to day activities and make a real difference to the lives of our clients! Youll present with: * Tertiary Qualifications and current AHPRA registration * Previous experience within an Aged Care or Acute setting * Exceptional communication skills with the ability to build great relationships * Effective time-management and proven clinical problem-solving skills * Current Australian Drivers Licence and a road worthy vehicle with comprehensive insurance as required Supporting our clients in the best way possible is important to us. To be employed by Blue Care, you will be required to complete the free NDIS Worker Orientation Module prior to commencement and provide a copy of your certificate on completion. Supporting you to support others. Weve been caring for Queenslanders for over 65 years. Whether were on the road, in peoples homes or in our centres, everything our dedicated team of more than 8,000 people do is built on enabling independence, choice and freedom. Were proudly not-for-profit and offer you: * Access to salary packaging & meal and entertainment benefits * Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance * Employee assistance, health & wellness programs * Values-based culture & rewards and recognition * Ongoing learning & development Ready to work together? Our application process takes less than 15 minutes Click the APPLY button below to be taken to our online application process and upload your resume and cover letter. Our team are available to answer any questions you may have. Well do our best to get back to you 2 weeks from the closing date. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety. Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. In May 2020 it became mandatory to have the influenza vaccination to either enter or work in a Residential Aged Care Facility. This was a legal direction triggered by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Recently, Queensland Health advised that employees working in a residential aged care facility are no longer required to have an influenza vaccination. Whilst the influenza vaccination is currently not a requirement, it is highly likely the vaccination will be a seasonal requirement moving into future years. We strongly encourage all employees across Aged Care and Community Services to obtain the seasonal influenza vaccination to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the vulnerable people in our care as well as their own. Selection Criteria Desirable: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident OR New Zealand Citizen? Desirable: Do you hold a current Australian Drivers Licence and have access to a road worthy vehicle suitable for the transportation of frail aged or disabled clients, insured in line with Blue Care Policy? Desirable: Do you have current AHPRA registration? Contact Person Rebecca Laurier Contact Number Alternate Contact Person Alternate Contact Number Closing Date 04/06/2021

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  • Job Reference: 299718879-2
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2021
  • Employer: Blue Care
  • Location: Brisbane
  • Salary: $87,568 to $95,784
  • Sector: NDIS
  • Job Type: Full Time