Grade 3 Physiotherapist Neurology and Neonates 0.6 EFT temp

Job posted: 10/02/2020
Applications close: 24/02/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 41192

Reference: 41192

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Physiotherapist, Grade 3 – Neonates/Neurology. Part Time Fixed Term

  • Rare opportunity to work as clinical specialist and leader in paediatric physiotherapy in a large, well supported paediatric physiotherapy team

  • Specialising in neurology across the lifespan, including the care of neonates, with an inpatient, outpatient and specialist clinic load.

Monash Children’s Hospital is one of Australia’s leading providers of integrated children’s health services, with more than 30 specialist services and programs. We have Victoria’s largest Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and provide leading paediatric services in many areas including Rehabilitation & Oncology.

Paediatric Physiotherapy at Monash Health

The physiotherapy team at Monash Children’s Hospital provides physiotherapy services to neonates, infants, children, adolescents and young adults, across a wide spectrum of clinical areas including neurology, respiratory, general paediatrics and orthopaedics.

  • We provide quality care focused on the child and family;

  • We are interdisciplinary and innovative;

  • We view change and challenge as great opportunities.

A bit about this Role

As the Grade 3 clinical specialist in Neurology and Neonatology, you will be responsible for providing specialist clinical knowledge in the fields of the Paediatric Neurology/Neonatology, and leading this clinical team and service within Monash Children’s Hospital Physiotherapy Team. You will deliver inpatient and outpatient services to high risk infants in the neonatal intensive care, participate in the neonatal interdisciplinary team, assist with the care of all complex/long term ward based neurology patients, support families through early diagnosis of Cerebral Palsy and advocate for and establish community supports for children with complex needs.

You will be responsible for leading delegated responsibilities to provide best practice patient care, achieving maximal operational effectiveness, developing organisational competencies, and creating strong partnerships within and outside Monash Health. You will hold specialist clinical knowledge in the field of Paediatric Neonatology and Neurology Physiotherapy. This role supervises Physiotherapists, Allied Health Assistants and physiotherapy students.

What we’re looking for in you:

  • A relevant physiotherapy qualification

  • Current unconditional AHPRA registration

  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence

  • Significant physiotherapy clinical experience (at least 7 years)

  • Experience in the management of neurological conditions

  • Experience in the management of neonatal caseloads

  • Leadership &/or service development experience  

Benefits, Rewards and Remuneration

We are a diverse team of allied health clinicians working in a supportive and flexible department with close links to our community colleagues.  We support career progression and professional development, with opportunities to grow your career in many different directions.

This role is classified as a Grade 3 Physiotherapist and is paid according to award rates with post graduate qualification allowance as applicable.

Salary packaging is available.

There is some flexibility around the days of work, however Monday would be strongly desired.


The role will be based at Monash Children’s Hospital. Travel may also be required to Casey and Dandenong Hospitals, and community locations.

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Grade 3 Physiotherapist Neurology and Neonates 0.6 EFT temp

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Grade 3 Physiotherapist Neurology and Neonates 0.6 EFT temp