Physiotherapist

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Bundaberg
Categories: Allied Health

Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg is currently seeking experienced and enthusiastic Physiotherapists to join the team in either a part-time, casual or full-time capacity.

The successful candidate must have availability across 7 days and will work closely with Allied Health and Nursing teams to deliver services to a variety of patients including Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic, Medical and Surgical patients.

Mater continues the Mission of the founding Sisters of Mercy to offer compassionate service to the sick and needy.  Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg has been providing excellence in clinical and pastoral care to the people of Bundaberg and its surrounds since 1946.  

Located within the medical precinct on Bourbong Street, our hospital is a 59-bed facility featuring four operating theatres, a fully equipped day surgery unit, and a wide range of specialist clinical services.

Salary range: $38.25 -$56.06 (Health Practitioners Level 3) per hour plus superannuation and salary packaging

What you’ll be doing

Key tasks will include:

  • Independently undertake routine clinical practice within established clinical protocols to achieve patient focussed outcomes
  • Apply increasing clinical judgement to more complex cases under clinical practice supervision
  • Provide delegation, supervision, training and support to less experienced health practitioners, allied health assistants, students, support staff and volunteers in the delivery of clinical services
  • Contribute to the development of clinical practices, procedures and protocols within professional and multidisciplinary teams
  • Identify, develop and participate in quality and service improvement activities to continually improve clinical services and patient outcomes
  • Actively participate in translating research into practice
  • Actively participate in professional and multidisciplinary teams, and liaise with patients, their families/carers and external agencies to facilitate patient centred care
  • Participate in continuing professional development activities to further develop clinical practice and expertise
  • Contribute to the learning and development of the team through clinical education and clinical supervision

About you

To be successful in your application, you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy, as recognised by the Australian Physiotherapy Council
  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Physiotherapist with no restrictions
  • Demonstrated ability to provide exceptional Physiotherapy clinical services of a complex nature, manage a varying caseload from day to day, and provide relevant clinical handover
  • Strong and confident communication skills, communicating effectively with patients, families and professional colleagues
  • Availability to participate in after-hours service on weekends, evenings and public holidays
  • Membership of the Australian Physiotherapy Association is desirable but not essential

Why join us?

Mater is Queensland’s largest and most innovative not-for-profit healthcare service, providing care for almost 700,000 patients a year across a network of 11 hospitals.

We are a leader in healthcare, education and research — and that’s because we employ exceptional people. #MAKEYOURMATERMOVE

  • Via salary packaging arrangements, allocate some living expenses directly from your pre-taxable income and ultimately increase your take-home pay
  • Access to package meal and entertainment expenses via salary packaging
  • Access to leading education and professional development via Mater Education
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program and on-site pastoral care teams
  • Discounts to local and national business/venues for Dining/Retail/Travel & Accommodation/Other
  • Access to on-site parking

Applications close on 5th of August 2024. 

Please note, we may contact applications prior to the closing date, please do not hesitate to APPLY NOW!

Mater is committed to the wellbeing of their staff, and it is underpinned by our flexible and remote working policies.

Please Note: We will not require any support from Recruitment Agencies at this time and kindly request no contact is made. Only direct applications will be considered.

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