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Physiotherapist - Alice Springs Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic


Employer: Northern Territory PHN
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Health Care & Allied Health
Sector/s: Business/Private Sector
Location: Regional NT

Job posted on: 23 October, 2019.
Applications close: 20 November, 2019. (Expired)

  • Be a part of a multi-disciplinary team that works towards providing innovative physiotherapy treatments
  • A competitive salary and 4 weeks annual leave
  • Professional development opportunities

Rural Workforce Agency Northern Territory (RWA NT) are partnering with Alice Springs Physiotherapy and Sports injury Clinic to find a Physiotherapist to join their multi-disciplinary team. Alice Springs Physiotherapy and Sports injury Clinic was established in 1994 and has continued to develop and provide excellence in Physiotherapy services and other Health Services to the population of Alice Springs and surrounding areas. They treat people from all stages of life with dignity and respect to enhance their lifestyles. In this role you are responsible for providing clinical, home based, gym and pool setting consultations with the aim to assist clients to a full recovery. You will manage a varied caseload which includes musculoskeletal, sports injuries, orthopaedic rehabilitation and compensable clients (Motor accident, WC, DVA and NDIS).

Famously known for Uluru, the Red Centre region of Central Australia is a desert environment with mainly dry hot summers and cool dry winters. The area draws tourist interest due to the town of Alice Springs and the impressive natural attractions in the area such as Palm Valley National Park, the West MacDonnell Ranges, the Finke Gorge and popular events such as the Camel Cup. 'The Alice' is the second largest town in the Territory with more than 25,000 people calling it home. The town has all the amenities one needs, with shopping malls, schools and recreational activities available.

Key responsibilities, but not limited to:

  • You will create Rehabilitation programs using physiotherapy techniques and address movement disorders and pain using evidence-based treatments.
  • Providing positive outcomes to all members of the community and always having the best interests of clients as a top priority.
  • Joint mobilisation and manipulation.
  • Deep Tissue Massage.
  • Exercise Prescription.
  • Gym & Hydrotherapy.

Essential criteria

To be considered for this opportunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

  • Completion of Bachelor or Masters of Physiotherapy.
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Excellent communication skills and enthusiasm for working in a team environment.
  • Drivers licence, OCHRE Card and Police Check, First Aid Certificate.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary range $95,000 - $110,000.
  • 4 weeks annual leave.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Ongoing clinical support and mentoring.
  • Experienced multi-disciplinary team including APA Sports Physiotherapist and Exercise Physiologist.

If you are a Physiotherapist looking for a change of scenery and seeking an opportunity to develop your career we would love to hear from you!

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How to apply for this job

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