Paediatric Physiotherapist (Grade 2)

Paediatric Physiotherapist (Grade 2)

Barwon Health | Geelong, VIC, AU

Posted 18 days ago

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Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our programs make to members of our community
Enjoy a role that maximises your potential and enables you to achieve your own ambitions
Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility 

This role will be part of the North Area Health Child and Family Health Services Team, located at Barwon Health North and provides community based intervention. Barwon Health North provides accessible healthcare close to home and to public transport bridging the gap between the acute settings at the University Hospital Geelong by providing the following services:

Urgent Care Services
Medical Imaging
Child and Family Services
Healthy at Home (Chronic and Complex Care)
Specialist Clinics

About the role 

This role, which has been established as part of the new child and family health program, will be based in the Northern Suburbs of Geelong. The role forms part of a broader North Area Health team, focusing on delivering high quality services and as part of the team, linking into the range of services delivered both from Barwon Health North and locally in our community.

This role will provide Paediatric Physiotherapy clinical service delivery and organisation of care aligned with the model. The successful applicant will participate in striving to achieve excellent health outcomes for the children and families by providing a child and family centred and integrated service that enables efficient and effective care delivery.

About the culture

Our staff group is friendly and social and enjoy working in a large department with other specialised staff and clinicians. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships. As a team, we focus on providing the highest quality, patient centred care. Everything we do centres all services on the patient and is guided by our driving values: Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

Flexible working arrangements
Professional development
Access to employee wellness facility/program
Salary packaging
Social club
Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

, Australia

Geelong is Victoria’s second largest city, located one hour’s drive of the capital city, Melbourne. Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. We are known for our big city feel without the congestion and traffic, our stunning coastline, diverse nightlife and food culture. Living here allows you to spend more time doing the things you love like enjoying our sporting facilities, shopping, café precincts, lakes, river walks, wineries, and pristine beaches all within arm’s reach across Geelong. You can also have the option of living Inner City, Coastal, Suburban or Rural.

To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our page on the Barwon Health website.

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace 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 sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health 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.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

We at Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (3 doses) and Influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy. You will be required to upload your Immunisation History with evidence of your recent influenza vaccination received post March 2022 in the application process.