Position Details
Reference Number 15410
Position Title Physiotherapist - Acute Neurological
Employment Status Fixed Term Part Time
Entity St Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 2
AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 3
Position Summary
  • Physiotherapist - Acute Neurological 
  • Permanent Part Time - 35 Hours p/week
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

About Us:

As a leader in technology and innovation, St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital not only has one of the highest acuity rates of Australian hospitals but is renowned for its extensive history of best practice clinical outcomes. Our Metro Allied Health team delivers best practice, multi-disciplinary services to our patients in the Brisbane region, through Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physiotherapy and more.


At St Andrews, our team enjoy working as part of a values based organisation with benefits including:

  • Friendly, multi-disciplinary team
  • Generous salary packaging options as a Not For Profit
  • Exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities
  • Work-life balance with flexible working arrangements
  • Subsidised on-site parking and access to staff gym

What We’re Offering:

We’re seeking an experienced Physiotherapist with experience in acute neurological treatment, to join our multi-disciplinary team and work collaboratively to deliver exceptional person-centred care.  As an experienced physio, you will apply a strong level of acute knowledge in this specialty, contribute to the ongoing development and implementation of our physiotherapy offering and regularly collaborate with the head of physiotherapy.


You will apply your leadership skills in providing sound clinical supervision, developing rigorous departmental practices, and delivering quality clinical leadership to the allied heath team in your specialty.  As part of Metro Allied Health, you may also be required to work at The Wesley on occasion. We’re offering a 12 month fixed term contract, working 35 hours per week.


About You: 


As an experienced practitioner, you’ll demonstrate: 

  • Minimum of 3-4 years post-graduate practice, preferably within an acute setting
  • Experience with acute management of neurological patients, and the rehabilitation of neurological conditions.
  • Ideally, you will have some experience in Clinical Education.
  • Commitment to professional development, holding or working towards post graduate qualifications

To Apply:


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process


Through our values UCQ are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.


Please note, pre-employment checks including National Police Checks will be conducted as part of our recruitment process. Some roles additionally require a Blue Card.


For more on St Andrews visit: http://standrewshospital.com.au

For more on The Wesley visit: http://wesley.com.au/

For more about working with us visit: http://unitingcarehealth.com.au/careers/working-with-us


Selection Criteria Essential: General acute hospital experience. Experience in acute management of neurological patients. Experience in Rehab of neurological conditions. Some experience in clinical education.
Contact Person Lisa Haigh
Contact Number 0417156960
Contact Email lisa.haigh@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 28/01/2018
Position Description
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