About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for 2 part-time Graduate Physiotherapists.
Establish your Aged Care skills in a well supported environment!
The Graduate Physiotherapist will be responsible for:
Providing complex pain management for residents, including therapeutic massage and use of appropriate equipment;
Undertaking resident assessments and implementing appropriate therapy, rehabilitation and/or maintenance programs;
Assessing, documenting and evaluating programs and treatments; and
Contributing to and participating in education programs for residents, relatives and staff.
Critical to your success in this role will be the proven ability to demonstrate
an interest in rehabilitation
a desire to encourage residents to develop and maintain a level of fitness conducive to a good quality of life
effective and professional interpersonal and communication skills
In addition you
must possess relevant qualifications and registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Queensland
will maintain a positive Federal Police Check and current Australian drivers licence
It will be desirable if you possess
an understanding of issues experienced by elderly people, their families and carers
You will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment medical prior to any offer of employment.
As well as working for an organisation that genuinely cares, we also offer access to significant discounts across a number of areas including private health insurance, gym membership, holiday and travel discounts, home appliances and IT discounts and car rental.
Nestled within a sprawling bush setting, Trinder Park Aged Care houses more than 200 residents in retirement village, nursing home or hostel accommodation and is supported by a team of committed and caring professionals.
Lutheran Services is a well-established and respected organisation that provides industry leading services for seniors, young people, families, people with disabilities and mental health concerns.
As a not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest all operating surpluses into continually improving our services and expanding our reach to more people in our communities.
Lutheran Services sees its role as being to help our clients experience joy and hope in their lives to the greatest possible extent – irrespective of the challenges they face.
How to apply
To apply for this position, please complete answers to all below questions and attach your resume.
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