Position Details
Reference Number 18853
Position Title Physiotherapist
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 2
AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 3
Position Summary

We’re seeking a Physiotherapist with experience in the areas of cute Orthopaedics, Surgical and Medical, to join our Allied Health Team at The Wesley Hospital in a 12-Month Fixed Term, Full-Time position.


Remuneration Value: Lv 2 or 3 rate depending on expericence: $39.64 - $54.84 p/h ($77,972 - $108,363 FTE) + Super + $15,900 NFP Salary Packaging Value + Shift Penalties/Allowances + Discounted Onsite Parking 


For generations of Queenslanders, The Wesley Hospital has provided care through life’s journey — from birth into childhood, to adulthood and to end of life. As one of Australia’s iconic and largest private, not-for-profit hospitals, we’re proud of the valued role we play in the Queensland community. Here, more than 800 Visiting Medical Practitioners and 2,000 staff come together to provide care for our community.


We offer comprehensive care across a wide range of acute tertiary-level medical and surgical services with a particular focus on cancer care, cardiac care, women’s and children’s care, and complex surgical care. This includes the busiest robotic surgery program and the first Robotic Surgery Centre of Excellence accredited in Australia.


The Role:


Due to maternity leave, we have an opportunity for a Physiotherapist with acute Orthopaedic, Surgical and Medical experience, to join our team in a 12-month fixed-term, full-time position. 


Joining our Allied Health team, you will work with patients to maximise their physical potential and restore movement and function, providing treatment integral to recovery from surgery, illness and injury. 

With a focus on delivering high-quality, clinical care to patients within an acute setting, you’ll recognise the importance of multi-disciplinary approaches to rehabilitation; bringing an open, collaborative approach to patient-centred care.


You will demonstrate:

  • Minimum 2 years’ post graduate experience in an acute hospital setting
  • Experience in areas of Acute Orthopaedics, Surgical and Medical
  • Relevant qualifications and AHPRA registration
  • Strong, evidence-based clinical practice and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment to teamwork and high-level communication skills


What we offer:


Together with Buderim Private Hospital, St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and St Stephens Hospital, we are part of UnitingCare, the largest not-for-profit provider of healthcare and community services in the state, and home to over 17, 000 employees and 9, 000 volunteers.


Our mission is to improve the health of individuals and their families. We differentiate ourselves by living out our values to optimise patient care and experience through committed and inspired leadership and the dedication of our people. We believe in rewarding and recognising our people through:

  • Not-for-profit salary packaging options: allocate up to $15,900 of your pre-taxable income to everyday expenses, increasing take-home pay
  • One-on-one support from pastoral care team & employee assistance programs
  • Retail, Health Insurance and Gym Membership Discounts
  • Access to non-taxable meal & entertainment card
  • Hospital admissions discounts
  • Additional paid parental leave, education leave & additional leave purchases.
  • Discounted onsite parking
  • Flexible work environments, including family-friendly rostering


Apply Now:


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


Please Note: To ensure the health and safety of our people, and the clients, residents, patients and people we serve at UnitingCare Queensland, individuals are required to comply with statutory and Government requirements, such as public health directions, and UnitingCare's vaccination requirements policy, with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations.


Our approach is simple –everybody is welcome here. At UnitingCare, diversity is at the core of our who we are, our mission and our values. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees no matter their sex, race, culture, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity. We know that when our people feel respected and valued, we empower them to share that within the communities we serve and to provide the very best care. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.

Selection Criteria Essential: Min 2 years Experience in an Acute Tertiary hospital
Essential: Experience in areas of Acute Orthopaedics, Acute Surgical, and Acute Medical
Essential: Please be advised it is a requirement for all UnitingCare employees and volunteers to have received both doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
Contact Person Lisa Haigh
Contact Number 0417156960
Contact Email lisa.haigh@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 25/01/2022
Position Description
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