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Lymphoedema Therapist (Grade 2)

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 47704

Reference: 47704

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


  • Outstanding opportunity to join Monash Health Lymphoedema Service

  • Utilize your Lymphoedema Therapist experience in this exciting Grade 2 role.

  • Join an inclusive and collaborative team | Be supported by Grade 3 and 4 Lymphoedema Therapists.

  • Full time temporary role (76 hours per fortnight) Maternity Leave cover until 17/06/2022.


About Monash Health 


Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children’s Hospital.


About Us


Monash Health Lymphoedema Service is a small but dynamic multi-disciplinary team of dedicated, highly skilled clinicians providing services across the network. The team has grown in recent years, now providing a clinical service from Moorabbin Hospital, Casey Hospital (Berwick) and Cranbourne.


As a valuable member of a wider team, we are committed to working with you to become your professional best. We offer clinical education sessions, training on the job and career progression to enable you to further develop your Clinical and Leadership skills. 

About the Role

Monash Health has an exciting opportunity for innovative and dynamic Lymphoedema Therapist to join the Lymphoedema Service based out of Moorabbin Hospital, Casey Hospital and Cranbourne Integrated Care Centre. This is a multidisciplinary outpatient service that manages oncology related lymphoedema. We seek a Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist with clinical skills in the field of lymphoedema assessment and management. This temporary full time (76 hours per fortnight maternity leave cover until 17/06/2022) opportunity is available in a Grade 2 Allied Health (Physiotherapist/Occupational Therapist) role. Applicants with (or working towards) a relevant post-graduate qualification or Level 1 and / or Level 2 Lymphoedema Course are at an advantage.


About You
You will have highly developed interpersonal skills, the ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team and demonstrated commitment to best practice care. This position is well supported by senior lymphoedema staff and ideal for either an experienced therapist looking for an opportunity to work in a growing multidisciplinary service or for a newly qualified lymphoedema practitioner.


What’s in it for you?



  • Attractive salary including salary packaging opportunities

  • Work closely with the Monash Health Leadership Team and leverage off their expertise to progress your career with us

  • Opportunities to use your drive for innovation to grow and develop services to meet the changing landscape within the broader healthcare system.


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.


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
• reference checks;
• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
• proof of immunisation.


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.

Lymphoedema Therapist (Grade 2)

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Contact:

Jodie Rundell - 0472 860 984

Lymphoedema Therapist (Grade 2)