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Podiatrist - Melbourne Metro

Job Requisition Number:  6393
Date:  29-Jul-2022





The Opportunity


As a mobile Podiatrist across the Melbourne Metro region, you’ll enjoy the benefits of living in the food, fashion and art capital of Australia, while working for an organisation that really values its people, health & wellbeing and has a flexible approach to work life balance. Whether it’s exploring the vintage or food markets, taking a day trip to Mornington Peninsula or checking out the Yarra Valley wineries - there is plenty to do on your days off in Melbourne!


We limit the number of consultations per day to ensure you have the time to provide quality foot care, education and assessments to your patients and build long lasting relationships.


In the role, you will provide high quality podiatric care to residents across a range of aged care facilities, corporate health hubs and client's homes with regular treatments, building relationships to maximise foot care and overall enhancing their health and wellbeing.  Working as part of an exceptional team who are all committed to providing outstanding customer care and best practice, your responsibilities will include:


  • Assessing, diagnosing, treating and evaluating abnormalities and diseases related to the foot and lower limb
  • Diabetic foot health assessments
  • Contributing towards the patient’s chronic disease management plan 
  • Provide treatment for high-risk patient groups
  • Offer footwear and foot care advice and education to patients, family members, staff and carers
  • Make referrals to other healthcare professionals as appropriate
  • Biomechanical assessments
  • Maintain quality documentation and treatment planning procedures
  • Undertake a range of administrative tasks such as ensuring stock levels are maintained, and that equipment is kept in good working order, daily reports and handovers to all staff



About You


We are looking for clinicians who share our vision to shift the way healthcare is provided in Australia. As an experienced, or new graduate clinician, you love to make a difference in the lives of Australians by working with them to improve their foot function and mobility. With the ability to work autonomously, you thrive on building relationships and are looking to grow your career within a diverse and inclusive environment.


Requirements for the role:


  • Full registration with AHPRA + provider number
  • Working rights within Australia
  • Relevant tertiary degree
  • Flu vaccination
  • Covid vaccination


What We Offer


By joining HealthStrong, you will also be entitled to a range of Medibank benefits including.


  • Flexible work options – we support a great work life/balance
  • Subsidised private health insurance, plus discounts on travel, pet and life insurances
  • Mobile practitioner allowance
  • 14-weeks paid parental leave for all eligible employees,
  • Mental Health Support- access to free and confidential EAP
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Allowance Up to $1000 CPD allowance plus free access to AUSMED + other CPD opportunities 
  • And many more!





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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