Job posted: 07/09/2021
Applications close: 28/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 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: 15114

Reference: 15114

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Physiotherapist Grade 3 - Acute

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Physiotherapist to join the Physiotherapy departmentteam at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a fixed term basis until 17 March 2022, hours up to full time.

Reporting to the Physiotherapy Manager the successful applicant will play an important role in coordinating the provision of clinical physiotherapy services to the acute units of Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH), including the Critical Care Unit, Short Stay Unit, medical, surgical and orthopaedic wards.

 To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  •  Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) or equivalent

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Extensive clinical experience working on medical/surgical/intensive care/orthopaedic units of a hospital

  • Superior written and verbal communication, conflict resolution and negotiation skills

For further information about this position please contact Nicole Tierney, Acting Physiotherapy Manager on 51738383.

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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Nicole Tierney - (03) 5173 8383
Amanda Alton - (03) 5173 8383