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Physiotherapist - Gr 3 CardiorespiratorySt Vincent's Hospital
Gr 3 Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapist Fixed term Fulltime Position Senior leadership opportunity Friendly and dynamic team About St. Vincent's St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne (SVHM) is part of St Vincent's Health Australia and a leading teaching, research and tertiary health service which employs more than 6,500 staff across 18 sites throughout Melbourne. SVHM provides a diverse range of adult clinical services including acute medical and surgical services, sub-acute care, medical diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care, correctional health and community residential care.
SVHM is one of Australia's leading Catholic not-for-profit healthcare providers. About the Department The Physiotherapy Department provides high quality clinical services across a spectrum of acute, sub-acute and outpatient services. The Department works as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide assessment, treatment and a range of therapeutic services to optimise patient care and maximise function.
The Department is committed to fostering excellence in evidence based clinical care, research and education. About the Role Applications are invited from experienced Cardio-respiratory physiotherapists for a Grade 3 position within our cardiorespiratory team. This Gr 3 position requires capability to provide high quality physiotherapy management to the patients admitted to the Oncology/Haematology and General Medical units.
The position involves taking a leadership role within the department and the multidisciplinary team as well as supervision of other physiotherapists, physiotherapy assistants and students. The role also assists the cardiorespiratory team leader in the management of the cardio-respiratory team. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic physiotherapist to join a cohesive and progressive integrated team, committed to excellence in clinical practice, research, service improvement and professional development.
Must have, or be currently eligible for, National Physiotherapist Registration. Classifications for this position will range from Physiotherapist Grade 3 VB7 - VC1 ($93,800 - $107,200 per annum). Duties include: Provide expert clinical management for all cardiorespiratory patients.
Provide a tertiary level of consultancy in outlying wards as required. Lead research and/or quality improvement activities in the Cardio team. Supervision of Gr 2 Cardio team members.
Lead / co-ordinate team portfolios. Skills and Experience Minimum of 7 years post graduate physiotherapy experience Recent physiotherapy experience in an ICU setting Demonstrated superior assessment and treatment skills Demonstrated commitment to staff supervision, development and continuing education Demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment Benefits Salary packaging Employee Assistance Program Staff Car Park Application Please attach your resume and cover letter to your application. At SVHM we ackno....