Physiotherapist - Bunbury


Physiotherapist – Bunbury – Permanent Full Time / Part Time

Attractive salary packaging options - up to $18,550 tax free
Flexibility of hours offered: 45.6 - 76 hrs / fortnight
Bunbury based
Relocation allowance for eligible applicants - conditions apply

 The opportunity

We have a new opportunity for a permanent full time or part time Physiotherapist to join our team in the Bunbury South West region. We are looking for a strong team player who is very organised, confident and proficient in their role. Working autonomously in the community, you will be responsible for the professional delivery of high-quality physiotherapy services to clients across a number of programs (Reablement, Commonwealth Home Support Programs and Home Care Packages) in order to maximise their physical potential and achieve optimum independence and quality of life in their own homes. You will also be responsible for a Therapy Assistant working with the same clients. You will be provided with the technology and resources required to do the job. There is a need to be able to travel to Busselton region to cover leave and to meet referral demand episodically also.

The hours of work in this role are flexible. We are able to consider candidates with availability Monday to Friday, minimum 3 days a week. This position may suit working parents with family responsibilities. We are willing to consider 2 years post grad experience if it includes Aged Care and/pr Community work

 About you

The ideal candidate for this role holds relevant Physiotherapist qualifications, up-to-date registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as well as previous experience in the field. You will also meet the following criteria:

Demonstrated knowledge and ability to use appropriate treatment and assessment methods
4 - 5 years minimum experience (or min 2 years post grad if it includes aged care and/or community)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent organisational skills
The ability to provide education, support and coaching to direct care employees
Valid unrestricted Australian driver’s licence
Current Senior First Aid certificate is desirable
Proficiency with technology is essential 

 Under the Aged Care act 1997, successful candidates will be required to provide a satisfactory National Police Clearance prior to commencement.

 Benefits

Travel Allowance of $.78 per kilometre for travel between clients
Leave loading payment
Laptop and Smart phone provided to perform your work
Health Care benefits
Social Club – discounted tickets for movies, the zoo and more (dependant on location)
Access to a home garaged pool car for full time staff. part time staff - access to a pool car when available
Professional development opportunities and monthly internal peer supervision 

Posted
06/11/2022
Location
Bunbury, WA, AU