Grade 3 Physiotherapist (Gait specialist)
The Role: An opportunity has arisen for an experienced paediatric physiotherapist to join the Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service (VPRS)-Monash Health. VPRS is a state-wide specialist service which caters for the complex rehabilitation needs of children and adolescents recovering from major injury, illness and elective procedures aimed at functional maximization. The Grade 3 Physiotherapist will provide specialist clinical care in gait analysis for patients within the VPRS, this will consist of both 2D and 3D gait.
You will work with an interdisciplinary team and provide care to children and their families who requiring specialist paediatric rehabilitation. This position will have a role in developing the gait analysis services at Monash Children’s with close links to the Clinical Gait Analysis Service (CGAS) at Kingston, and you will be requirement to travel to other sites. To be successful in this role you will have: Current registration with the AHPRA Bachelor of Physiotherapist or Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapist) or equivalent Demonstrated advanced knowledge and experience in the provision of Gait Analysis physiotherapy services including assessment, and collection and interpretation of 3-dimensional gait analysis (clinical and educational).
Post graduate qualification in paediatric Physiotherapist or other applicable area, or working towards is desirable Member of Australian Physiotherapist Association including involvement in Special Interest Groups is desirable EXT123.