South West - Bunbury

Vacancy Number: 1718

Physiotherapist

About the Role
  • You’ll have your own client base and case load that you will manage working collaboratively with other health professionals and services. As their Physiotherapist you will co-ordinate and deliver client centred care plans to them in their own home helping them to achieve improved Physical, Occupational and Health goals and have the best life possible at home.

    This is a community based role with a strong focus on enhancing the independence of our clients on short term programs. You will carry out an intensive assessment of their needs and create personal care plans so they can achieve the goals you have both set. You will organise other resources to assist with the care plans if they are a requirement.You will be required to collaborate with both internal and external health professionals and services and iaise with families/care providers by providing ongoing support, care and education. You will also plan and carry out relevant training/handovers to staff including Therapy Assistants.
Experience & Skills
  • Full AHPRA Registration with no restrictions
  • You will have the ability to build trust and rapport with all your clients
  • Demonstrated experience in client work in a community, hospital or rehabilitation setting
  • The ability to work independently and good time management skills
  • Sound knowledge of assessments and treatments
  • Excellent client centred focus along with effective
  • communication/problem solving skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of funding and services
  • Pool cars are accessible for use to the Allied Health Team.
What's on Offer
  • Competitive salary and Salary Packaging
  • Professional Development supported
  • Silver Chain smart phone and laptop provided
  • Award winning Health and wellbeing programmes Health Care benefits
  • Social Club – discounted tickets for movies, the zoo and more (dependant on location)
  • You can either be based in Bunbury or Busselton the choice is yours
Practice Type Community Care
Full Time / Part Time Full time
Map of South West

South West

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.