Physiotherapist (As per award)

Job posted: 13/11/2020
Applications close: 30/11/2020 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Moyne

Job type: Full time / 5 months

Organisation: Moyne Health Services

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/MHS-CH-PHYS-NOV20

Reference: VG/MHS-CH-PHYS-NOV20

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Moyne

Moyne Health Services has an exciting opportunity for a Grade 1 or Grade 2 Physiotherapist to work within a dynamic multi-disciplinary Community Health Team. THis position is located at our Port Fairy campus with some off site work within the community. The role will initially be on a full time basis for a fixed temr of 5 months, with the possibility of an ongoing part time role at the end of the fixed term.

The Physiotherapy Team works across Community Health, Residential Care and the Acute Ward. This provides a challenging and diverse case load.

In Community Health:

  • Providing comprehensive assessments and treatments for eligible clients (CHSP, STRC, HACC, NDIS, DVA)
  • Over-seeing and delivery of group programs
  • Promotion of self- management strategies through health coaching

In Residential Care:

  • Providing comprehensive resident assessment and reviews
  • Reviewing falls and implementation of prevention strategies
  • Provision of ACFI pain management program
  • Delivery of rehabilitation programs
  • Planning and implementation of group exercise


In Acute Ward:

  • Providing comprehensive patient assessment and treatment
  • Review of falls and implementation of prevention strategies
  • Comprehensive discharge planning and implementation

 Across all sites the Physiotherapist will be involved in consistent, constructive and collaborative communication with patients and their families, staff and referrers, to ensure best care at all times for all patients


About you


  • Current registration as a physiotherapist with AHPRA
  • Ability to effectively plan, implement and evaluate physiotherapy treatment programs
  • Commitment to quality, best practice and environmental safety
  • Hold a current Victorian Drivers Licence
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to efficiently manage case load demands, problem solve and prioritise
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
  • Demonstrated ability to provide effective customer focussed services
  • Commitment to professional development and maintenance of current evidence based practice
  • Knowledge of quality/continuous improvement process
  • Flexible positive approach to work


About us


As a rural health service, Moyne Health Services provides a wide range of integrated person-centred care that helps meet community needs. We have a proud history and a bright future. Our Values C.A.R.E (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence) are key to who we are and reflect our culture and traditions. We pride ourselves on our contribution to delivering holistic healthcare to our community.

Benefits of working with Moyne Health Services include:

  • Friendly values based working environment
  • Generous salary packaging options
  • Flexible work life balance provisions
  • Wide range of specialties for clinical staff

How to Apply?


Applications are to be submitted online via the employment section on our website (www.moynehealth.vic.gov.au) or careers.vic.gov.au by 30 November 2020 and need to include: an application letter and resume. The successful applicant will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and will also be required to provide evidence of immunisations in accordance with Dept of Health guidelines before employment commencement.


For queries contact Sally McNamara smcnamara@moynehealth.vic.gov.au 

Physiotherapist  (As per award)

Job type:

Full time / 5 months

Job classification:

As per award


Sally McNamara | smcnamara@moynehealth.vic.gov.au

Physiotherapist  (As per award)