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Community Physiotherapist - Melb Metro

Job Requisition Number:  6935
Date:  12-Nov-2021


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank, we’re encouraged to think big. With a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


HealthStrong - our Allied Health service


HealthStrong is Medibank's allied health provider delivering care into residential aged care, corporate wellness centres and private homes. With operations right across Australia, you’re in control of where your career takes you.


The Opportunity

With a focus on enabling more Australians to receive quality care in their own home we are looking for Physiotherapists in the Melbourne Metro area to join the HealthStrong team.


We have both full time and part time positions, providing flexibility for those that might be studying part time, individuals looking for a better work life balance, or those interested  in something a little different.


This role will provide you with an opportunity to develop and build, your post-operative clinical skills by providing rehabilitation in the home for patients, post joint replacement surgery. Through the variety of clients we see referred into our service you will be able to enhance your skills in exercise prescription, short and long term functional restoration, falls prevention and general musculoskeletal assessments. 


Your objective will be providing high quality, evidence-based physiotherapy services to help our clients achieve their goals. You will work as part of a large multidisciplinary team consisting of physiotherapists, occupational therapists, podiatrists, dieticians and exercise physiologist, focused on the care and support of patients across our community.    


Your responsibilities will include:


  • Providing clinical care to your clients with a view to maximising their functional capacity, achieving their goals, and optimising their health, function and independence long term.
  • Delivering services effectively and efficiently in partnership with our scheduling team.
  • Ensuring our clients and customers receive an exceptional experience through the great clinical care you provide. 
  • Ensuring delivery of services according to the requirements of our funders, referrers, hospital and/or specialists, as set out within our processes and procedures.
  • Work collaboratively within our multidisciplinary team, supporting each other to deliver a high level of quality clinical care.
  • Living and breathing our values everyday: Customer First. Own it, Do it. Show Heart. One Team.


Being part of the Medibank group, you will also have an exceptional opportunity to guide your future career path either within HealthStrong, diversifying or stepping up into new roles, or across other areas of Medibank in other clinical or non clinical roles.


About You


As a passionate Physiotherapist, you are committed to providing best practice care to ensure our clients wellbeing.  You will love being on the road each day, providing care in client’s homes autonomously.

You can demonstrate your ability to build relationships with customers, colleagues and stakeholders and make professional contributions to a multidisciplinary environment and are committed to furthering your own professional development.Your ability to be flexible, means you are comfortable in adjusting your approach to meet our business and customer demands where necessary.


You will also have:

  • Degree or Post Graduate Qualification in Physiotherapy
  • At least 12 months relevant experience
  • Full registration with AHPRA
  • Reliable, registered vehicle with comprehensive insurance


What We Offer


As an employee you’re entitled to an array of both HealthStrong and Medibank benefits, including:


  • Excellent remuneration based on experience
  • $1,000 CPD annual allowance
  • Reimbursement for travel
  • Private Health Insurance subsidy and discounts on Travel, Life and Pet Insurances
  • 14-weeks paid parental leave for all eligible employees, regardless of whether you are the primary or secondary carer – in fact, we’re the proud winners of the number one workplace for dads.


A career with us


We pride ourselves on an inclusive and collaborative environment. We’re also committed to supporting better accessibility for our customers and our people. If we call you to discuss this role, you’ll also get the opportunity to chat about any adjustments.  


All employees who may attend a worksite or any face-to-face work-related activity will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment.


To start small and impact bigger.

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