Physiotherapist - Aged Care – Not for profit Private Hospital

Job details

Location: QLD
Salary: $65,000 - $90,000 + $15,900 Not For profit salary packaging + Super + Re-location bonus
Reference: Ad-2779
Posted: almost 2 years ago

Job description

We are currently working with a Not for Profit private hospital located in Central Queensland seeking Physiotherapists of all experience levels.

Workload is predominately community based using the home care packages funding – this is one of the rare aged care focused positions that does not involve pain management/massage.

Key Position Responsibilities:

  • Undertake assessments of client’s/residents prescribing necessary aids and/or structural modifications as required
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of treatment and modify it where appropriate in consultation with facility management
  • Undertake pre-residential assessments of clients/residents as requested
  • Develop goals and strategies with clients/residents to promote health and optimum function
  • Maintain accurate records on clients/resident’s assessments, treatment programs and progress ensuring communication is maintain where necessary with relevant staff
  • Plan, co-ordinate, implement and review individual and group Physiotherapy treatment programs based on analysis of physiotherapy assessment data
  • Trial new equipment and provide necessary training on correct and safe use to other personnel as required
  • Participate in care conferences with families and residents where requested
  • Deliver manual handling education to employees under the direction and guidance of management

About you

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Current AHPRA registrations with no restrictions
  • Ability to work autonomously with a strong initiative
  • Willing to learn and develop a strong set of relevant Physiotherapy skills

What you will be offered

  • $65,000 – 90,000 + $15,900 NFP salary packaging + Super + Re-location assistance/Bonus
  • Strong training/development and mentorship
  • Opportunity to work closely with a hospital to gain relevant experience
  • Opportunity for both Permanent or Locum assignment with – Accommodation + Flights

To arrange an interview, please send your CV through to or Call Aaron on 02 9641 2456 for a confidential discussion.