Every day you will feel pride in having made a difference to someone.
About the role
BaptistCare is seeking a full time Physiotherapist to join our Home Services Western Sydney/Nepean team. This role will provide services to clients that focus on restoring, improving or maintaining independence, functioning and wellbeing to support them to remain living at home, in line with BaptistCare’s Wellness philosophy. In addition this role will be required to train home services staff to assist with the implementation of physiotherapy recommendations and programs.
At BaptistCare, we empower our staff by offering flexible working hours, a supportive team, training opportunities and financial benefits including salary packaging and stability working for an industry-leading provider.
You can have access to formal in-person and online training
You can develop genuine connections with the people you help
You can feel part of a positive team, encouraging one another each day
The successful applicant will have a degree in physiotherapy and current registration with the Australian Health Professional Regulation Agency. Post graduate experience working in a variety of aged care services, including the community setting is essential. You will have the ability to deliver training to staff and knowledge of wellness and re-ablement approaches are desirable. You will demonstrate ability to assess physiotherapy and mobility needs, and develop individualised programs for aged care clients living in the community. As well as have the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team, and independently with a high level written and oral communication skills whilst demonstrating computer literacy and willingness to utilise required software. You will have a current NSW drivers licence and a reliable; CTP insured motor vehicle is essential
We love what we do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.
We’re a not-for-profit organisation that connects with families, communities and thousands of individuals. You may know us for our aged care services -- we also give back to the community through domestic violence initiatives, affordable housing, and offering no-interest loans to the disadvantaged.
If you would like to be considered for this role please attach a cover letter with a copy of your resume to Nicole Donohoo on NDonohoo@baptistcare.org.au
13 December 2018
Successful applications will be subject to a police background check.