Physiotherapist Grade 1

June 11th, 2019

Physiotherapist Grade 1

Fixed Term Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight with an ADO

About Castlemaine Health

Castlemaine Health is a proud provider of significant range of local and sub-regional community based services and has a very important role delivering a range of allied health, acute, sub-acute, residential aged care services and a number of outreach services to the community.

This Role

This position will involve working as part of the supportive physiotherapy team. The role rotates between inpatient wards (subacute rehabilitation/GEM/TCP and acute) and outpatient services. The inpatient caseload is quite varied and includes CVA and orthopedic rehabilitation, general rehabilitation, GEM assessment and reconditioning programs as well as acute illness management. The successful applicant will work closely with other physiotherapists and regular supervision and support will be provided. The caseload is varied and includes musculoskeletal, hand therapy, community based services, neurological conditions, group programs, falls and balance and post-operative rehabilitation.

Culture and Benefits

Located a short drive from Bendigo, Ballarat and Melbourne, Castlemaine is a renowned centre for regional arts and host of the biennial Castlemaine State Festival. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs, unique ironbark forests and historic goldfields, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.

  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors.
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Castlemaine Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
  • Our Health and Wellbeing program; including access to a Social Worker, Pastoral Care Office, Prevention of Bullying & Harassment Officers, Physiotherapy services, vaccination programs and other health services as required.
  • The Castlemaine Health Social Club brings staff from all areas of the hospital together in friendly and casual environment, with a variety of events and activities held throughout the year

Castlemaine Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.

Further information is available from Lee Mason, Allied Health Team Leader Inpatient Rehabilitation and TCP on 5471 3516

Applications close Friday 21st June 2019.

For a full position description and to apply please click the APPLY NOW button

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.

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