About the Role
We are seeking two Physiotherapists to join our dynamic Therapy team on a job share basis, working with residents at our aged care facility located in Eaton. The successful applicant will join the largest not for profit provider of aged care services and retirement villages in Western Australia, providing over 60 years of professional care services between Geraldton and Bunbury. With a company size of around 1800 people across 24 locations, we are a diverse and complex business.
As a Physiotherapist at Bethanie Fields (160 bed facility) located in the leafy suburb of Eaton, you will be responsible for providing physiotherapy services to care recipients within residential care in accordance with relevant legislation, operational plans, policies, procedures and standards.
The Therapy Team provides services to our customers in residential and community settings and is supported by a full time Therapy Services Manager. Our Therapy team consists of Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists who work collaboratively with skilled Therapy Assistants to improve the quality of all customers.
Complete Bethanie therapy assessments, reviews, mobility assessments and responds to clinical referrals.
Coordinates clinical pain management physiotherapy service to clients
Direct and co-ordinate therapy implementation by Therapy assistants and support staff
Maintain appropriate clinical documentation and information systems
Experience & Skills
Willingness to uphold the Mission, Vision, Values and Signature Behaviours of Bethanie
Tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy and current registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia (AHPRA)
Demonstrated clinical expertise in Physiotherapy and the planning, delivery and evaluation of therapeutic programs
Commitment to person centred care
Demonstrated workload and time management skills
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team setting
Proficient with common computer systems and software and a demonstrated ability to develop skills to work proficiently with clinical information systems and databases
Current drivers licence
What's on Offer
Employee benefits including Salary Packaging up to $15,899pa. Salary Packaging allows you to pay for your expenses with money from your salary before tax is taken out. Pay less tax, and your take home pay increases
Strong focus on organisational culture within an enthusiastic team environment – You’re Among Friends
Commitment to ongoing professional development
Flexible working conditions
Employee Benefits including JB Hi-Fi discounts and Health Insurance benefits
Full Time / Part Time
Days / Hours
15.2 hours/week (2-3 days)
The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.
The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.
The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus).
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.