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Reference Number 14634
Position Title Physiotherapist | Full Time | Albany
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Region South
Site Juniper Korumup
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • $80k - 100k package
  • Salary packaging of $15,900 p/a
  • Work within a growing organisation

We are currently seeking to appoint a passionate Physiotherapist to join the allied health team at our new Korumup aged care facility, located in Albany WA.

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

On offer is a permanent position working 75 hours per fortnight. We are happy to consider job share arrangements and recent graduates for this role.

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

We welcome your enquiries about this role, please call and ask to speak to a member of the Recruitment Team via 9240 0313.

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 and cultures are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you live in the Albany area or are you willing to relocate?
Essential: Do you hold current registration allowing you to practice as a Physiotherapist in Australia?
Essential: Are you a citizen or permanent resident of Australia?
Contact Person Rebecca Antonio
Contact Number (08) 6151 6831
Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafferty
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
Juniper reserves the right to close advertising without prior notice.