Position Details

Reference Number 178008
Position Title Allied Health Careers at Barwon Health
Employment Status Casual
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Allied Health:  Have it ALL

As an Allied Health worker at Barwon Health, you’ll have the best of everything

  • Diverse experience in a multidisciplinary, public health environment
  • Exciting projects and growing facilities to work in
  • An enviable lifestyle in one of Australia’s most iconic natural areas

About the facility 

Barwon Health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is one of Victoria’s largest regional health services with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 28 key locations throughout the region.

About the role 

We have opportunities for Audiologists, Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Speech Pathologists and Spiritual Care Practitioners to work in a range of speciality areas from birth to end of life.

Enjoy working in a well supported, dynamic team environment across settings that include:

  • Community and home based services
  • Acute Hospital
  • Sub-Acute Rehabilitation

We are committed to providing opportunities to support lifelong learning and enabling you to achieve your career goals.

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated team who take pride in providing high-quality service. We promote positive, respectful relationships and strong, working partnerships in the workplace. Grow and develop your capabilities with Barwon Health’s commitment to professional development.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness program
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

About the Geelong Region, AUSTRALIA

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! Derived from the local Wadawurrung name for the region; Djillong, (Geelong) is means “Tongue of Land”.

  • Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.
  • High standard of schooling options throughout the area
  • A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road
  • Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries
  • To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We 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.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, Please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy.

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: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.
Essential: Which country are you applying from?
Essential: Please outline your Allied Health speciality?
Essential: Do you require visa sponsorship? Yes or No Please explain
Essential: Do you have your AHPRA registration (in principle is acceptable)? If yes what is the number?
Desirable: Are you aware that the $13,000 AUD government grant finishes in June 2023?
Desirable: To access the government grant are you able to commence by June 2023?
Contact Person Nicole Wright 
Contact Person Job Title Talent Acquisition Officer 
Contact Number (03) 4215 0516 
Closing Date 31/12/2023
Position Description
File name 
BH PT Grade 2 PD_upd Feb 2023.pdf Open
AHT Dietitian Grade 2 2022.docx Open
OT Grade 2 _Upd Feb 23.pdf Open
Podiatrist Grade 2_Position Description_updMarch2023.pdf Open
Psychologist Grade 2 - Belmont CRC - PD_upd March 2023.pdf Open
Allied Health Social Worker Grade 2_Updated.pdf Open
Speech Pathologist McKellar CRC Grade 2 Upd_March 23.pdf Open
Grade 2 Audiologist 2023.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.