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Physiotherapist - Grade 1

Employer: DPV Health
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Health Care & Allied Health
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 12 September, 2019.
Applications close: 30 September, 2019.

  • Grade 1
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Must be available to work across all DPV Health sites as required 

Your New Organisation

DPV Health is a leading healthcare services provider operating out of Melbourne’s northern growth corridor. Our professional staff deliver a wide variety of clinical, community health and wellbeing services.

DPV Health is an Equal Opportunity and Child Safe employer who supports inclusiveness and diversity. We are dedicated to attracting and retaining people from a diverse background, including but not limited to, those identifying as LGBTIQ, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people from cultural and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, and people with a disability.

A little about the role

The successful candidates will be responsible for providing high quality evidence-based, client-centred and innovative physiotherapy services to a diverse client population. Caseloads will consist of a variety of conditions in (musculoskeletal, chronic pain, neurological, aged care and disability). You must be able to work autonomously as well as part of a larger multidisciplinary team.

About you

Our Grade 1 physiotherapists must have sound theoretical knowledge and excellent baseline skills in assessment, treatment techniques and care planning. They must have excellent written and communication skills with the ability to communicate with a diverse range of audiences. They will provide some assistance to students and Allied Health Assistants under the guidance and supervision of our Grade 2 clinicians. Our Grade 1 applicants must have a minimum of 2 years clinical experience.    

Applicants must have:

  • Current Registration as a Physiotherapist with AHPRA.
  • Meet the “Mandatory Key Selection Criteria” for the Physiotherapy Grade being applied for. 

About the perks

  • Salary Packaging – part of your wage is paid tax free each pay, saving thousands in tax each year!
  • Work-Life Balance – we understand that work-life balance is important and accommodate flexibility for team members wherever possible.
  • Health and Wellbeing – we promote health and wellbeing for our people, just like we would for the communities we serve. We provide flu vaccinations on site and free, confidential counselling services are available just to name a few.
  • Professional Development – with access to modern, digital eLearning you’ll have flexibility of course timing with access to shorter, more customised content. Accompanied by face to face training, your continual professional development is always top of our priority list.
  • DPV Day – We invest a whole day off site for all staff for an interactive, informative and engaging day of workshops, strategic plan presentations and lots more!

The fine print

  • Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Policy Check, hold a valid WWCC and Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme Check
  • Full driver license and travel between sites required
  • You may be asked to either provide or register for a Medicare and MBS provider number and agree to donate the total amount from this work to DPV Health.

To view the position description, please visit the Get Involved > Employment page on the DPV Health Website at, or refer to the attachment below.

How to apply for this job

Applicants must provide their resume as well as providing a brief statement addressing the ‘Key Selection Criteria’ outlined in the position description

All applications to go to using the subject line: Physiotherapist - Grade 1 application via EthicalJobs.

For further queries please contact John Sampsonidis (Team Leader - Physical Wellbeing Team) on (03) 9409 8786 or           

Applications close: 30th September 2019.  Interviews will be held on the afternoon of Monday 7th of October 2019.

Supporting materials  PD- Physio Grade 1.pdf