Are you an experienced Physiotherapist looking for a diverse and challenging opportunity?
Are you excited by the idea of living and working in rural communities and making a real difference?
Join the leaders in the provision of community based allied health, working in far north and western Queensland!
Leaders in the delivery of community based allied health, aged care, wellbeing, disability and outreach services in remote Australia since 1993, North and West Remote Health (NWRH) harnesses the diversity, energy and professionalism of a large team of multidisciplinary health care professionals delivering comprehensive healthcare services in remote and indigenous communities across Australia.
A primary health care provider, NWRH are a stand out in service delivery through:
This dynamic and evolving organisation continues to break new ground in the provision of direct health services and preventative health programs and stands to be a leading advocate for rural and remote health care.
For further information, please visit the website here.
NWRH now has a fantastic opportunity for a Physiotherapist to join their professional team, based in Townsville, QLD. This role is being offered on a full-time, fixed term contract basis until June 30th, 2018, with extension being subject to funding.
As a Physiotherapist, your main aim will be to assess, treat and prevent disorders in human movement caused by injury or disease by:
To be considered, you must hold a tertiary qualification in Physiotherapy, and be registered or eligible for registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia and AHPRA.
Your ability to provide high quality discipline specific assessment, prevention, treatment and intervention to achieve maximal outcomes for a broad range of clients and conditions will be pivotal to your success.
It is essential you possess high level communication skills, along with an awareness of local health issues and the ability to work with people of diverse cultural backgrounds. Demonstrated knowledge, or the motivation and ability to gain knowledge, of Primary Health Care principles and issues in rural and remote communities will be highly regarded.
Please Note: You must be willing to travel by road and/or in small planes to communities within the place catchment area on a regular basis. A 'C' Class Driver's License is also a requirement of this position.
To view the full position description, please click here.
For any questions or further enquiries please contact Thomas Norton on 07 4781 9300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you are looking for a change of scenery, a new adventure or a chance to give back to the community, this is an opportunity to make a real and valuable contribution. Put your knowledge and experience to good use, whilst gaining invaluable regional health care experience.
If successful, you will receive an attractive remuneration circa $77,558 - $92,140 commensurate with your experience and qualifications.
In addition, a range of further benefits will be provided, including:
Furthermore you will have access to ongoing professional development opportunities, with high level support from your Team Leader and colleagues.
If you're a Physiotherapist looking for a new and rewarding challenge, look no further - Apply Now!