Details of the offer

About us:
A leading not for profit South Australian aged care provider, Resthaven Incorporated offers the full range of aged care services: retirement living, therapy and wellness, in-home support, residential aged care and respite. Established in 1935 and with more than 30 sites throughout South Australia, Resthaven works together with older people and their carers to provide outstanding care and support.
This opportunity:

Murray Bridge Hills and Fleurieu Community Services is currently seeking a Physiotherapist to join their team. If you are looking for a long-term career opportunity that is rewarding, then this is the role for you!

This role is being offered as a permanent full time position and located in one of our 3 beautiful community Services offices at Murray Bridge, Strathalbyn or Port Elliot

Role responsibilities:
Contribute to You will contribute to a multidisciplinary team through the provision of allied health (physiotherapy) services, assessing residents, planning and evaluating programs or treatments
Assessing clients with a wide range of acute and chronic disorders and implementing appropriate therapy assessing, care planning, documenting programs or treatments in line with the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission standards
Maintaining documentation in a professional and confidential manner and in accordance with Resthaven standards
Prescribing delivery of complex pain management involving therapeutic massage and/or technical equipment specifically designed for pain management
Communicating with staff members, health professionals and residents, regarding changes to physiotherapy services required for clients
Participating in continuing education and courses updating Physiotherapy techniques and information

About you:

You will currently be registered as a Physiotherapist with AHPRA and have a good understanding of issues for elderly people, their families and carers
Have experience in assessing clients with a wide range of acute and chronic disorders and implementing effective rehabilitation and/or maintenance programs
Reviewing, continually assessing and evaluating programs or treatments
Ability to work effectively and cooperatively as a member of a team
You respect the values, customs, preferences and spiritual beliefs of clients and their families
You have an empathetic nature and are committed to supporting the needs of older people

The benefits to you:
Join a richly diverse and inclusive organisation that makes a difference in people's lives
Career progression opportunities
Access to salary packaging to increase your take home pay
Four free Physiotherapy Treatments per financial year
Access to a professional development fund to continue your learning

Position Description
Murray Bridge Hills and Fleurieu Community Services, 3 Frederik Street, Port Elliot SA 5212
Job Category
Allied Health
Work Type
Permanent Full-Time
Application Close Date
27/04/2021 09:00:00
Contact Name
Tiffany Green

Source: Careersforcarers



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