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Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy

Job posted: 11/09/2023
Applications close: 27/05/2024 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 17640

Reference: 17640

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

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

4th Year Physiotherapy Students 2024 – Bursary opportunity
Permanent Part time

Attention final year Physiotherapy students: Grampians Health Horsham is excited to announce applications are open for our highly desirable bursary position. The bursary position offers $7000 of financial support and provides you with a direct pathway into our exceptional grade one rotational program. This incredible opportunity is available for a limited time only – see how to apply below.

About the role

The position will include rotations in Acute Inpatients, Rehabilitation, and Outpatients. The Physiotherapy Department provides regular mentoring to new graduates, an Allied Health Early Careers Program, plus generous financial support for ongoing professional development. The successful applicant can also access four weeks free accommodation onsite (subject to availability).

We are offering a bursary agreement to a Physiotherapy student who is in their final year of studies. The bursary agreement provides financial support amounting to a total of $7000, to reimburse for costs associated with study (e.g. course fees, laptop, textbooks, etc). The approved bursary position will be eligible for a 1 year full time contract position at Grampians Health – Horsham Campus, as a Grade 1 Physiotherapist commencing in January 2025. Following completion of the one year contract, there is potential for transition to a permanent role.

Skills and Experience

  • Degree or Diploma in Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
  • Current Driver’s Licence
  • Eligible for full membership in the Australian Physiotherapy Association

Desirable:

  • Current membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association

Culture & Benefits
At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Access to discounted health club membership
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

About Grampians Health
Grampians Health provides healthcare to a large region at our campuses based in Ballarat, Dimboola, Edenhope, Horsham and Stawell.

Our mission is to deliver sustainable healthcare tailored to evolving community and workforce needs. We strive to enhance services and careers, providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Joining Grampians Health means being part of a diverse team, with a variety of career opportunities in acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care and support services.

Horsham Region
Located on the banks of the Wimmera River, Horsham is the retail, business & service centre of the Wimmera region.  With a growing population of approximately 20,000, Horsham is a vibrant city in which to live, work and play.  Horsham offers affordable housing, education and accessible community services.

With natural attractions such as the Grampians National Park, Mount Arapiles and the Little Desert National Park nearby, there is plenty to see and explore.

If you are dreaming of a career change with country lifestyle, Horsham is the place for you.

How to apply
Click APPLY or contact Ben Wiessner or Tara-Sky Long, Physiotherapy Managers on (03) 5381 9241 or (03) 5381 9333 for a confidential discussion.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual LGBTQIA+.

Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Ben Wiessner - 5381 9241
tara-Sky Long - 03 5381 9333

Physiotherapist - Grade 1 / Physiotherapy