Position Details

Reference Number 173576
Position Title Physiotherapist (Grade 2) - BCRC
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location Belmont CRC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 32
Position Summary
  • Join a dynamic, innovative, interdisciplinary team at Belmont Community Rehab Centre
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supportive team environment
  • Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our program makes to members of our community

About the facility 

Belmont Community Rehabilitation Centre (CRC) services are delivered according to a rehabilitation plan that is based on goals negotiated with the client and their careers. Our state-of-the-art facilities are located on site with Belmont Primary Care, Community Nursing, Dental, Mental Health and Immunisation services.

Belmont CRC was recognised for their innovation as multi-awards winners at the 2019 Barwon Best Care Awards. Belmont CRC is a highly functioning interdisciplinary team as evidenced by winning the 2019 Inter-professional Twilight Challenge.

About the role 

Be part of the community-based, interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to support clients and carers to achieve an optimum level of health independence through:

  • Comprehensive, co-ordinated and integrated interdisciplinary services
  • Provision of client-centred, evidenced-based community rehabilitation Physiotherapy services to community members from a broad range of backgrounds
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality, cost-effective Physiotherapy and interdisciplinary rehabilitation services at BCRC
  • Contribute to meeting the program and rehabilitation team key performance indicators (KPI’s)
  • Provide teaching, supervision, support and development of less experienced staff and undergraduate students

About the culture

You will work as part of an innovative, cohesive interdisciplinary team who pride themselves on making a positive difference. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. Our dedicated and experienced rehabilitation team deliver high-quality consumer-centred care in an environment that has modern, well-equipped facilities.

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 at Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (3 doses) 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: Degree in Physiotherapy from an Australian Physiotherapy Council accredited course.
Essential: Current national registration as a physiotherapist with the Australian Health Professionals Regulation Agency.
Essential: Eligible for full membership of Australian Physiotherapy Association
Essential: Current Victorian Motor Vehicle Driver’s License.
Desirable: Current membership with the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
Desirable: Post-graduate qualifications in a relevant clinical area.
Essential: Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in an inter-disciplinary team with a consumer centred approach.
Essential: Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.
Essential: Applies initiative and systematic approach to problem solving.
Essential: Knowledge of the undergraduate clinical education requirements for Physiotherapy
Essential: Proficient in the use of information technology.
Desirable: Clinical knowledge and experience working in Community Rehabilitation.
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.
Contact Person Rachel Baulch 
Contact Person Job Title Coordinator Belmont CRC 
Contact Number 0404 400 694 
Contact Email rachel@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Breda OKane 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 6800 
Closing Date 11/08/2022
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.