Position Details
Reference Number 37111
Position Title Allied Health Assistant – Physiotherapy
Employment Status Casual
Location All Sites
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Physiotherapy
Hours per Week 0.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic Grade 2 Allied Health Assistant to join our Physiotherapy in a Casual Weekend basis.

The successful applicant will assist in the organisation and implementation of inpatient physiotherapy care in a range of patient populations at the Austin Hospital and Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital (The Surgery Centre) on the weekend.

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities will include:

  • To perform physiotherapy interventions, as instructed by the physiotherapist including performing exercises, moving, transferring and ambulation of patients.
  • To assist the physiotherapist in the co-treatment of patients.
  • Independently provide safe and appropriate clinical care to all patients as determined by the instructing physiotherapist.
  • Set up equipment and store away at the end of treatment sessions.
  • Assist with maintaining a safe, clean and tidy treatment area.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Contact Person Jessica Nye
Contact Number (03) 9496 3070
Alternate Contact Person Stephanie Biffaro
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 3070
Closing Date 14/04/2021
Position Description
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