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Reference Number 13977
Position Title Physiotherapist
Employment Type Part Time
Division Residential
Region South
Site Juniper Bethshan
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a
  • Free parking on site
  • Employment within a growing sector

We are currently seeking to appoint a suitably experienced Physiotherapist to join the allied health team at Juniper.

In this role you will be responsible for providing physiotherapy assessment, treatment, care and advice to our residents. This is a key position contributing to care plans and the development of suitable activities based on resident requirements.

On offer is a flexible part-time position working between 10-16 hours per month. This position requires travelling to Katanning and back one day per month and assisting staff in Katanning remotely.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Assessing, developing, implementing and evaluating individual and group physiotherapy needs
  • Implementing mobility programs to meet individual needs of residents
  • Contributing to the team development, implementation, review and evaluation of physiotherapy care plans
  • Supporting the maintenance or restoration of the residents’ independence
  • Establishing and maintaining effective communication with residents
  • Supervision and effective leadership of Therapy staff
  • Maintaining accurate resident information
  • Responding to the requests and concerns of families and other carers

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Physiotherapists' Registration board of WA
  • Previous experience working in an aged care environment (Desirable)
  • Experience in effective supervision and performance management of staff

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

 

Selection Criteria Essential: Travel to Katanning once a month ,travel /work 10hrs
Contact Person Fran Rafferty
Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
Alternate Contact Person Chris Corder
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0335
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