Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy

Job posted: 13/04/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 3647

Reference: 3647

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola


Physiotherapy - Residential Aged Care

Grade 1, Year 4-7

Permanent Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight) with ADO

We are seeking an enthusiastic Grade 1 Physiotherapist to join our professional Residential Aged Care team. This permanent full time position includes working Monday to Friday and will report directly to the Chief Physiotherapist with support from Grade 2 clinicians.

The Region

The city of Horsham has a population of 19,500 and is a 300 kms from Melbourne on the Western Highway and 400kms to Adelaide. It is a well serviced city with diverse education and businesses, positioned at the northern end of the Grampians National Park, nearby lakes and world famous rock-climbing areas as well as being a wine and food hub.

The Health Service

Wimmera Health Care Group has an average of 325 births per year, 12,500 admissions and 4,600 operations and 16,000 ED attendances annually. We have a modern theatre complex, including a day procedure unit, a five-bed intensive care unit, and acute and subacute wards all set within a picturesque garden setting.

The Position

The successful Grade 1 Physiotherapist will provide effective and efficient assessment, planning and implementation of appropriate interventions across our Residential Aged Care facilities.Services may also be provided to acute, sub-acute, and outpatients clients as required. Work may encompass the WHCG campuses at Horsham and Dimboola.

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy or equivalent

  • Current registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia

  • Eligible for full membership in the Australian Physiotherapy Association


  • Current membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association

  • Current Driver’s Licence

  • Employment history in the position of Physiotherapist

  • Experience in Residential care pain management program and the Aged Care Funding Instrument

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

Grampians Health encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.

Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy

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Ben Wiessner - (03) 5381 9241

Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy