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Physiotherapist | Fixed-term Part-time | Murrumbidgee

  • Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia, 2650
  • Fixed Term Part-Time

About the role:

Provide high quality, evidence-based physiotherapy assessment and intervention to our clients under the Home Care Package program. These services aim to promote independence and restore functional independence to enable clients to remain living at home.  

Your team:

You will be set up to work from home and will report to the Allied Health and Development Unit Manager. You will be joining a well-established multi-disciplinary team who believe in discovering what’s possible in people’s lives and empowering them to live well. Our unique Well-Living approach to care enables our clients to live their best possible lives at home, where they’re surrounded by the people, community, and memories they love most. Together as a team, we help people feel loved, valued, and respected. 

Key Benefits:

  • Utilise your clinical skills to empower older people to remain living in the community
  • Access to a supportive Allied Health team and clinical supervision to assist your career growth
  • Stability working for an established, industry leading aged care provider
  • Competitive financial benefits including salary packaging with tax free component
  • Flexible working arrangements and work from home
  • Access to in-house learning and development programs

About you:

  • Degree in Physiotherapy and current registration with the Australian Health Professional Regulation Authority
  • Demonstrated ability to assess physiotherapy needs and develop individualised programs for aged care clients in the community 
  • Postgraduate experience working in a variety of aged care services, including the community 
  • Comprehensive understanding of health and well-living models, including reablement and restorative care models
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team, and independently 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Demonstrated computer literacy and willingness to utilise required software to support working from home
  • Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of BaptistCare’s Christian identity and promote the organisations values through interactions at work
  • Current first aid certificate or willingness to obtain  
  • Valid unrestricted driver’s license and a reliable registered vehicle with minimum of Third-Party Insurance 

About Us:

We love what we do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference. 

We’re a not-for-profit organisation that connects with families, communities, and thousands of individuals. You may know us for our aged care services - we also give back to the community through domestic violence prevention initiatives, affordable housing, and offering no-interest loans to the disadvantaged.

Successful applications will be subject to a police background check.

“I have been an OT for many years now, and I can honestly say that working for BaptistCare and being part of the Allied Health team is the happiest I have been in my OT working life! As an organisation I really do believe we assist our clients to live their best lives, and I am thankful I can be part of that process.” -  Robyn (Occupational Therapist)

If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply and attach your CV and cover letter outlining how you meet the selection criteria outlined above. Apply Now!

Need more information? For role related queries or questions, please contact Nicole Donohoo on 0466 439 822.

We will not be needing the assistance of recruitment agencies at this time.

How can we help?

Our team is availble Monday to Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.

BaptistCare NSW/ACT corporate office, Norwest Business Park, PO Box 7626 Baulkham Hills NSW 2153, Australia