Position Details

Reference Number 172172
Position Title New Graduate Podiatrist
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location University Hospital Geelong, McKellar Centre
Salary $1,248.00
Hours Per Fortnight 80
Position Summary
  • Gain valuable experiences to assist your future career prospects
  • Enjoy a role where you work autonomously within a supportive team
  • Based with a team of expert clinicians – expand your skills

About the facility

Barwon Health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 7,000 staff and more than 1000 volunteers. Care is provided to the community through over 21 key locations throughout the region.

Podiatry Services are available across a number of locations at Barwon Health. In this role you will be working across University Hospital Geelong, the McKellar Centre and some Community Health Rehabilitation Services as required.

About the role 

Are you a new graduate podiatrist looking to kick start your career? This is your opportunity. As the Graduate Podiatrist you will consolidate your skills in the delivery of high quality, cost effective podiatry services and improve organisational learning. You will be supported by a Senior Clinician and Podiatry Manager. As a podiatrist you will be responsible for delivering services to the inpatient, outpatient and specialist medical clinics at University Hospital Geelong and The McKellar Centre and Community Health Rehabilitation Services as required.

This is a full time, 12 month position where you can gain valuable skills to assist in future career prospects.

About the culture

You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation

Barwon Health staff benefits

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

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.

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This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 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: Your are a new graduate Podiatrist in 2022 ?
Essential: You have a Current Victorian Drivers Licence
Essential: I agree to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full COVID vaccination) as set out in Barwon Health’s Staff Immunisation Policy as amended from time to time. I acknowledge that meeting this ongoing requirement is mandatory and a condition of any employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Carol Mioduchowski 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0407 044 231 
Closing Date 10/12/2021
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.