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Reference Number 91967
Position Title Podiatrist Level 1
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Hunter New England Local Health District
Geographical Location Taree
Advertised Award/Classification Health Professionals/Podiatrist Lvl 1-2
Salary $1,040.90 - $1,508.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

To provide, within a community based setting, podiatry services including assessment, treatment, therapy and education targeted towards frail, aged and disabled persons.

To ensure that a professional podiatry service is delivered that complies with infection control guidelines.
To maintain appropriate client records in keeping with NSW Health Department guidelines.

Selection Criteria Current Drivers License (NSW eligibility).

Demonstrated competence in maintaining accurate, appropriate and up-to-date clinical notes and written assessment reports.

Demonstrated ability to be self motivated and operate within a multi-disciplinary team autonomously with minimal supervision.

Demonstrated ability to develop and conduct programs with an educational, supportive or therapeutic focus.

Demonstrated capacity to identify and resolve conflict situations by managing own emotional responses and interacting with others in a personable and professional manner.

Demonstrated clinical competence to assess and treat frail, aged and disabled clients.

Must hold qualifications recognised for registration with the Podiatry Board of Australia. Must hold general registration with the Podiatry Board of Australia.
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Michele Anderson
Contact Number 65151819
Closing Date 19/08/2012
Supporting Documents
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Application Guide click here to view