Occupational Therapist and/or Physiotherapists - HealthStrong (Hobart)


Location: Southern Tasmania       Occupation: Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy       Position Type: Full Time      

HealthStrong are looking for Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists to work in aged care facilities throughout Hobart, as part of a broader healthcare team.

The Position

Your role will be to reduce pain and to maximise the mobility and independence of your patients’ daily lives, by demonstrating exceptional customer care and best practice. You’ll be reporting to a Clinical Team Leader, but working independently. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting comprehensive patient assessments
  • Developing innovative treatment plans
  • Providing rehabilitation and falls prevention initiatives to residents
  • Implementing & managing pain management clinics

You are an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist/Physiotherapist with a real passion for improving the lives of the elderly. With the ability to work autonomously, you thrive in building relationships and love to contribute professionally to a multidisciplinary environment. You are adaptable, enjoy meeting new people and the challenge of problem-solving. You will also have:

  • A degree in Occupational Therapy/Physiotherapy
  • Full registration with AHPRA
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Drivers licence and car

At HealthStrong we support flexibility, so if you are after part-time or flexible hours please let us know in your application.

The Organisation

About Us - Medibank

Medibank is so much more than health insurance, we’re a healthcare company with over 1500 clinicians who deliver over 3 million healthcare interventions each year. We’re proud of this reach, but what’s most important to us is positively impacting the health of our customers and our community.

We’re passionate about what we do and we’re looking for the right people to play a part in helping us achieve our Better Health for Better Lives purpose.

Our Allied Health service – HealthStrong

HealthStrong is one of the leading providers of Allied Healthcare services in residential aged care and community settings. Our physiotherapists, OTs, podiatrists and dietitians provide vital care to improve the quality of life of our patients.

We hear inspiring stories all the time about the difference our care is making to our patients’ lives, and every day we learn a little bit more about the world from their life experiences.

HealthStrong’s connection with Medibank means even more allied health career pathways are within reach. Whether it be in our community programs, delivering healthcare to the defence force, or coordinating care plans for patients with chronic illnesses, at Medibank there is choice and variety throughout your career.

What's on offer?

We’re for the health of all Australians, so we care deeply about the health and wellbeing of our employees too. Benefits include:

  • Up to $1000 p/a professional development allowance
  • 14-week gender-neutral parental leave benefits
  • Free salary continuance insurance
  • Relocation Assistance may also be applicable
  • Generous motor vehicle allowance
  • A range of other Medibank employee benefits

We actively value diversity and inclusion. Let us know if you have any support or access requirements and we’ll be happy to assist.

Application Instructions

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Date advertised: Wednesday 16th January 2019
Southern Tasmania

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Lifestyle in Southern Tasmania

With Hobart, Tasmania capital city located in this region, the Southern Region offers a lifestyle with world-class activities including museums, art galleries, year-round events, heritage trails and much more. You are only minutes away from Tasmania's largest airport and close to wineries, gourmet dining experiences, beautiful coastline and wilderness national parks.