Position Details
Reference Number 86380
Position Title Physiotherapist HOPE/OPERA
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Westmead Hospital
Award Classification NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Physiotherapist Lvl 1
NSW Health Service Health Professionals (State) Award - Physiotherapist Lvl 2
Salary $54,312.00 - $78,685.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

To actively participate in the activities required to provide an efficient and effective physiotherapy service for patients in the HOPE/ OPERA Unit and, on request, other Geriatric Medicine inpatient units as part of a multidisciplinary service.

 

The Physiotherapist is required to provide an efficient and effective physiotherapy service for older patients in HOPE/ OPERA units as part of a multidisciplinary geriatric service focused on early assessment, care planning and intervention. Clinical supervision and education will be provided.


 


People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply.  Where required, Western Sydney Local Health District will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.


 


This position is Permanent Full time, working 38 hours per week and is classified as a Physiotherapist Level 1/2.

Selection Criteria Degree or diploma in Physiotherapy and current Australian National Physiotherapy registration

NSW Drivers licence with proven excellent driving record

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team

Demonstrated knowledge of evidence based practice and commitment to ongoing professional development

Demonstrated knowledge of and participation in quality improvement activities.

Demonstrated efficient time management and organisational skills

Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication including computer literacy.

Demonstrated ability to complete comprehensive physiotherapy assessment and intervention of patients recovering from an acute illness or injury.
Contact Person Bernadette Walker
Contact Number 0298456903
Contact Email bernadette.walker@swahs.health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 07/08/2012
Supporting Documents
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