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Prosthetist/Orthotist

Job posted: 08/01/2024
Applications close: 01/03/2024 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical

Reference: 18516

Reference: 18516

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Family Violence Workers, Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Prosthetist/Orthotist Grade 2 Position – Full-time Permanent

  • Annual salary between $86,684 - $99,684
  • Newly created role
  • Growing healthcare provider

Latrobe Regional Health (LRH) is located in the heart of the beautiful Gippsland region and are a major provider of a range of health services across Gippsland. LRH is experiencing significant growth, with our $217 million hospital expansion due to open early 2024.

With this expansion is the need to increase our workforce and we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Prosthetist/Orthotist to join our P&O Team to assist with the delivery of inpatient and outpatient prosthetics and orthotics services.

Part time or job share arrangements will be considered for the right applicant.

What you’ll bring:

  • Bachelor Prosthetic and Orthotics (or equivalent)
  • Eligible for AOPA membership with certification as an Orthotist / Prosthetist via CPD program fulfilment
  • 3+ years of relevant clinical experience
  • Demonstrated commitment to evidence-based practice and ability to translate this into practice
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake professional supervision and promote professional competence of other staff
  • Established interpersonal skills that promote team development and engagement, and a proven ability to relate to people at all levels within an organisation
  • A current driver’s license

For more information contact:

Bruce Poole, Manager Prosthetics and Orthotics or Katherine Hudson, Senior Prosthetist Orthotist on Ph: (03) 5173 8383.

Click the link below for further information and to apply (or copy and paste the full link into your browser's address bar) to view the position.

Reference   https://lrh.mercury.com.au/

Position closes: 6 February 2024

Location: Traralgon, Vic 3844

LRH employees enjoy access to:

  • Free access to our Staff Wellbeing Centre offering a range of health education and wellbeing services
  • Access to ongoing development through daily education sessions, bespoke training and career & study support.
  • Tailored flexible work options to support work life balance, including ADO’s, 5 weeks leave, regional salary packaging and additional purchased leave.
  • Fantastic social club activities and diverse and inclusive workplace activities
  • Workplace Wellbeing programs and activities uniquely designed for LRH staff

About LRH

LRH was proud to be the recipient of the 2022 Premier’s Health Service of the Year (Medium) Award.  This prestigious award recognises the amazing work of our team in driving change and improvement in the health outcomes for the Victorian community.

We are located 150 km east of Melbourne, and LRH is the regional provider of a broad range of specialist health services including hospital based, sub-acute and mental health services across Gippsland. Now is an exciting time to join the LRH team, with $217 million expansion nearing completion, offering improved maternity and paediatric facilities, larger intensive care unit, increase medical and surgical beds and additional operating theatres.

Explore all the great things happening at LRH – www.lrh.com.au and take the next step on your career journey by submitting your application for this and other roles here - https://lrh.mercury.com.au

Diversity and Inclusion

We actively embrace workforce diversity, equity and inclusion, and encourage applications from across our community, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  LRH’s Aboriginal Hospital Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants and can be contacted on (03) 5173 8653.

IMPORTANT: All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for 3 COVID-19 doses and current season influenza vaccination, unless a valid medical exemption applies.

Prosthetist/Orthotist

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

BRUCE POOLE - (03) 5173 8383
Katherine Hudson - (03) 5173 8383

Prosthetist/Orthotist