Position Details

Reference Number 157741
Position Title Podiatrist (Grade 2)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location Corio CHC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 80
Position Summary
  • Join our innovative team to provide world class health care to our community
  • Work with our consumers for improvements in health and wellbeing
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

Corio Primary Care is located at the Corio Community Health Centre in the heart of Corio. The centre is shared with numerous teams including community nursing, dental and mental health. Many programs internal and external to Barwon Health visit and collaborate with our team to provide holistic and life changing experiences for our clients

About the role

A full time podiatrist is required to contribute to and be part of the community - based multidisciplinary community health team to support consumers and carers to achieve an optimum level of health independence through:

  • Comprehensive, co-ordinated and integrated multidisciplinary services,
  • Provision of consumer –centred care to community members from a broad range of backgrounds.
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of high quality, cost effective community-based podiatry services.
  • Contribute to meeting the program and community health team key performance indicators (KPI’s).

All activities of the position will reflect current best practice standards for podiatry. The position will operate according to relevant legislation, Barwon Health policies, and program and department guidelines.

About the culture

Become a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life. Continue to grow and develop your talents and capabilities with Barwon Health’s commitment to professional development.

Barwon Health staff benefits

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, GLBTIQ+, and individuals with disability. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.  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: A qualification in Podiatry as defined by the Allied Health Professionals Award (Vic).
Essential: Registration as a podiatrist with the Podiatry Board of Australia
Essential: A current Victorian Driver’s Licence.
Essential: Experience with complex wound management
Essential: Ability to manage a demanding work load and prioritise accordingly
Essential: Ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team and contribute to a positive team environment.
Essential: Ability to work collaboratively with consumers and service providers
Contact Person Tracey Young 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0414 227 896 
Alternate Contact Person Carol Mioduchowski 
Alternate Contact Number 0407 044 231 
Closing Date 18/10/2018
Position Description
File name 
AHT Grade 2 Podiatry June 2018 (NLC)x.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.