Position Details


Reference Number 158302
Position Title Physiotherapist Grade 2 - Community Health
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location Belmont CHC, Newcomb CHC, Torquay CHC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 76
Position Summary
  • Work within innovative interdisciplinary teams in this temporary full time role – 76 hours per fortnight until 28/06/2019 (long service leave relief)
  • Deliver truly integrated care working closely with collocated services
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

This role is based at a number of our Community Health sites including Belmont, Newcomb and Torquay. Our Community Health centres are home to a diverse range of co-located services, all delivering care to our community.

About the role

In this role you will work across a number of our Community Health sites with clients who present with a range of health conditions. Your role will involve care planning, assessment and management of clients who require Physiotherapy input to achieve their goals. You will have broad experiences in community based care, and a commitment to interdisciplinary team work. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a number of dynamic teams located at Belmont, Surf Coast and Newcomb CHCs.

As the successful applicant you will have a recognised degree in Physiotherapy (or equivalent), solid clinical post graduate experience and hold a current registration with AHPRA.

About the culture

Work within a number of high performing teams who work closely to deliver high quality care that makes a truly meaningful difference to the community we care for. Engage in rich clinical discussion to optimise the outcomes of your patients and share the wealth of collective knowledge that exists within these teams.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront
  • Our Commitment to Child Safety
  • Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan
  • Aboriginal Employment Plan

Other information

  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Current national registration as a physiotherapist with the Australian Health Professionals Regulation Agency.
Desirable: Can you please outline your experience relevant to delivering care in the community environment?
Contact Person Susannah Hunt 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0488 022 815 
Alternate Contact Person Geraldine McMeel 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 7806 
Closing Date 18/01/2019
Position Description
File name 
AHT Physiotherapist Grade 2 June 2018.pdf Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.