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Physiotherapist Grade 2 - GEM@Home

Monash Health
  • Grade 2 Physiotherapist Permanent, Full Time.
  • GEM@Home, working in the community.
  • Be part of delivering care to clients in the home as part of team GEM@Home.

Monash Health is excited to announce new positions within its newly formed GEM@Home Program within the Community Rehabilitation Team.

  • Play an key role in establishing a new allied health team
  • Enviable Professional and Leadership development opportunities available

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash Health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About Monash Health in the Community: Helping people live Thier best lives

As Monash Health in the Community, we actively engage with people to improve and maintain health, independence and well-being. We do this by coordinating and/or providing integrated , multidisciplinary care across multiple settings within the local community. Our aim is to help clients live their best lives by enabling them access to the support they need, when they need it.

Working with clients across the age spectrum, Monash Health in the Community provides a continuum of care, supporting clients through all stages of non-acute care from prevention through to rehabilitation.

  • We provide services to support client in their homes, community based facilities and dedicated Monash Health Community Hubs.
  • We provide quality care focused on the person in the context of their life.
  • We are interdisciplinary and innovative with a can-do attitude.
  • We view change and challenge as great opportunities

Community Rehabilitation - GEM@Home Program

The Community Rehabilitation team offers both home and centred based therapy and sits within the wider Directorate of Community Care. The GEM@Home Program is a new program for Monash Health and involves delivering care to clients in the home as part of a team of nursing, medical, pharmacy and allied health clinicians. The Physiotherapist will work closely with all team members to ensure that best practice client care is achieved while ensuring the achievement of operational effectiveness and strong partnerships within and outside of Monash Health.

This role is supported by the GEM@Home team leader, and senior clinician physiotherapists.

About You

You are an experienced Physiotherapist with a passion for assisting clients to live their best lives. You relish the opportunity to work creatively and autonomously with clients in their own homes and enjoy complex problem solving with your interprofessional team.

What You Need:

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) or recognised equivalent degree
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) – Physiotherapy Board of Australia (practicing, no restrictions)
  • Working towards, or completion, of relevant post graduate study
  • Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association, including involvement in relevant Special Interest Group/s
  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence.

What We Offer:

  • Access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base
  • Avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills
  • Mentorship & career guidance
  • Support to attend relevant forums & conferences
  • A supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

How to Apply

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • Reference checks;
  • A clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
  • A current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
  • Proof of immunisation.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

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