Position Details

Reference Number 159971
Position Title Allied Health Assistant Grade 2 (Physiotherapy) - Casual
Employment Status Casual
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary
  • Gain valuable experiences to assist your future career prospects
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Enhance your career with Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the role 

In your role of Allied Health Assistant – Grade 2 (Physiotherapy), you will contribute to the care of Barwon Health patients and clients through the delivery of patient centred, evidence based Physiotherapy services, in the designated clinical areas, as directed by, and under the supervision of, the treating Physiotherapist. You will also undertake a range of non-clinical duties that support the provision of Physiotherapy services. You will promote an environment of co-operation for continual improvement of team performance.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • 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: One of the following qualifications: Certificate III or IV or higher qualification as an Allied Health Assistant or equivalent, Bachelor degree or Post Graduate Masters in a relevant health science area or Undergraduate Physiotherapy Student 4th year or equivalent
Essential: Eligible for Physiotherapy Assistant membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association
Essential: Knowledge and skills appropriate to level of experience as an allied health assistant
Desirable: Current Australian driver's licence allowing unrestricted driving in Victoria
Desirable: Previous experience working within a public health care setting
Desirable: Experience working with clients around exercise in a health setting
Contact Person Emma Edwards 
Contact Person Job Title Physiotherapy Senior Clinician, Clinical Education 
Contact Number 0418 312 299 
Contact Email emmawi@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Chris Clarke  
Alternate Contact Number 0401 519 504  
Alternate Contact Email chrisc@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 28/11/2019
Position Description
File name 
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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.