Position Details
Reference Number 14231
Position Title Physiotherapist (1PT345)
Employment Status Fixed Term Part 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

With 524 beds, The Wesley Hospital provides tertiary level medical and surgical services across 30 specialty areas including cardiology, urology, neurosurgery, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, maternity and women’s health. These services are supported by an intensive care unit, coronary care unit, cardiac catheter theatres, 24-hour emergency centre, renal dialysis, radiology, radiation therapy, pathology, pharmacy services, IVF, haematology and oncology services.


We are currently seeking an experienced Physiotherapist to become an integral member of our Allied Health Team on a short term part time contract until December.


Working within one of the largest private hospitals in Australia, you will have the opportunity to apply your skills, while building valuable experience within a highly diverse acute setting. Through delivering our patients a wide range of specialist services, we offer a rare opportunity to work with a diverse patient case load as part of a large multi-disciplinary team.


If successful you will present with: 

  • Tertiary Degree in Physiotherapy from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Current unconditional registration with AHPRA
  • 1+ years experience within an acute setting
  • Minimum of 2-3 years post graduate experience
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver a higher level of clinical reasoning and decision making based on current best practice
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills including relationship management and interdisciplinary team work
  • Strong knowledge of workplace health and safety and clinical risk management requirements

Ideally will have experience across the areas of Orthopaedics, Medical, Surgical and Inpatient Rehabilitation

About UnitingCare Health

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at The Wesley Hospital, you’ll join a values led organisation, focused on putting people at the centre of everything we do.  We actively promote a healthy work life balance, and provide access to a range of benefits including

  • Generous salary packaging options which increase your take home pay;
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities and exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Subsidised on-site parking and restaurant;
  • Access to staff gym
  • Access to internal job opportunities including Blue Care, UnitingCare Community (Lifeline) and ARRCS

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


For more information regarding this opportunity please contact Lisa Haigh on 0417 156 960


Applications Close Sunday, 24th September 2017.


UnitingCare Health is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation for all children who come into contact with our services. It is our expectation that our employees will share in this commitment.  Therefore, employees and successful candidates in specified roles will be required to hold a valid ’Blue Card’ in line with the ’Working with Children Check’ requirements.


Criminal record checks will be conducted for all successful candidates.

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.


Selection Criteria Essential: A minimum of 1 year in the acute hospital setting. Experience across the areas of: Orthopaedics, Medical, Surgical and Inpatient Rehabilitation.
Essential: An interest in rehabilitation preferred
Contact Person Lisa Haigh
Contact Number 0417156960
Contact Email lisa.haigh@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 24/09/2017
Position Description
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