Job Listing Details
Reference Number 16726
Position Title Physiotherapist
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity Calvary Health Care Sydney
Geographical Location Kogarah
Award Classification NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Physiotherapist Lvl 2
Salary $38.83 - $44.70
Hours per Week 16
Number of FTE 0.40
Purpose of Position

Permanent Part time Physiotherapist required for Thursday and Fridays ( 16 hours/week) to work in Palliative Care available from 19th October 2017 .


This position will be work across the Palliative Care Service (PCS) - Palliative Care (inpatients) (PCU) and Community Palliative Care Team (CPCT) within Calvary Health Care Kogarah. While this position will be predominately based in the Palliative Care Service , it may also be required to offer physiotherapy to the patients admitted to the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit within CHCK

Level 2

The Level 2 clinician is responsible and accountable for providing a professional level of service to the Inpatient Palliative Care and Community Palliative Care.  The Level 2 clinician is a competent clinical practitioner who is able to work under minimal direct professional supervision.  The Level 2 clinician is able to exercise independent professional judgement on routine matters.  They may require direct professional supervision from more senior staff members when performing novel, complex, or critical tasks.  The Level 2 can assist with the supervision of Level 1 therapists rotating through the clinical area, and university students of all levels. The Level 2 Clinician will assist in the development of policies, procedures, standards and practices.  They will be expected to participate in quality improvement activities and may be required to participate in clinical research activities. The Level 2 clinician will be expected to participate in workplace education programs as required.



*** Please do not apply directly via "NSW Health e-recruit" site.

Please refer to the ‘Calvary Careers’ website type reference number (15810) and click on ‘Apply Now’  

Applications forwarded to the contact email will not be responded to or considered.


**Calvary Health Care Kogarah recognises service for existing NSW Health employees in line with NSW Health policy provisions.**

Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

Selection Criteria Degree or Diploma in Physiotherapy and current General registration with AHPRA Physiotherapy Registration Board.

Post Graduate Physiotherapy experience of at least 3 years clinical experience. Clinical experience in the assessment and management of patients with a palliative or oncology diagnosis is required.

Ability to participate in staff and/or student supervision.

Well developed time management skills and Excellent written / verbal communication and computer skills

Unrestricted Class C Driver licence

Knowledge of quality improvement and service evaluation processes

Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a multidisciplinary team

Ability to work within the Mission and Values of Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Contact Person Lynelle Bartram
Contact Number 95533000
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Closing Date 28/09/2017
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