Job posted: 08/07/2021
Applications close: 05/08/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 14940

Reference: 14940

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Paediatric Physiotherapist Grade 1

Victorian Paediaric Rehabilitation Service

Full Time Fixed Term 2 years with the option of extension

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced ( at least 1 year post graduate) and suitably qualified Grade 1 Physiotherapist to join the VPRS team at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a Fixed Term until 13 June 2023 basis for 80 hours per fortnight. This position will be supported by the VPRS statewide team and will be linked in with the VPRS-Monash Health Grade 1 training program. This training program offers extensive professional development in all areas of paediatrics and will include supervision from senior therapists and peer support from the larger paediatric trainees.

What we are looking for in you:

Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) or equivalent

Registration with the Australian Practitioner Health Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Minimum of 1 year experience as a Grade 1 Physiotherapist

Evidence of recent professional development in the area of paediatric rehabilitation and physiotherapy including relevant courses, seminars and conferences.

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team

  • High quality patient care

  • A collaborative and innovative working environment

  • Modern Facilities

  • Electronic Medical Records

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities

  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services

  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions

  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexuality.

At LRH we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


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MARTIN ALLEN - (03) 5173 8383
Gabrielle Henderson - (03) 5173 8383