Great Southern - Albany

Vacancy Number: 1595

Physiotherapist

About the Role
  • Seeking an experienced physiotherapist to join our private practice based in the coastal town of Albany. A short 5 hour drive from Perth, this historic town is home to whaling, and beautiful beaches, coastal walks and gardens.

    Working alongisde a team of 3 physiotherapists for 20 hours a week, you will treat a mixed caseload of patients,with a variety of conditions including neck and shoulder pain, tennis elbow, wrist and thumb pain, lower back pain, pelivc hip pain, kee pain, athriritis and foot pain. The role will also give you the opportunity to treat sports injuries and plan and manage exercise rehabilition.
Experience & Skills
  • APHRA registration as a physiotherapist
  • APA membership
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Private practice experience is desirable but not essential
  • We are prepared to train and mentor a motivated new graduate to start their physiotherapy caree
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work autonomously, and manage a mixed caseload of patients.
What's on Offer
  • Part time position
  • Flexible working hours- 20 per week
  • Variable pay scale based on experience and workload
  • Structured mentoring and PD is provided in fields of sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapy by a team of experienced physiotherapists
Practice Type Private Practice
Full Time / Part Time Part time
Days / Hours 20 hours per week
Map of Great Southern

Great Southern

The Great Southern region, located south-east of Perth, covers an area of approximately 87,000 square kilometres and has a population of about 80,000 people.

The regional centre is the historic port town of Albany, which has one of the best natural anchorages in the southern hemisphere. Other centres include Denmark, a popular coastal holiday town, as well as the agricultural centres of Katanning and Mount Barker. The Great Southern is a burgeoning area of Western Australia, combining as it does a spectacular coastline that sweeps into quiet coves and protected inlets with a lush interior that has proved a perfect growth area for viticulture with a growing reputation in cool climate premium wine production. The oceans here provide food and protected waters for dolphins, seals and whales whilst the rural areas of the region have become a focus for two-legged lovers of gourmet foods.

There are over 70 doctors working across 24 practices throughout the region. Nine of these are solo practitioner practices.