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Reference Number 41171
Position Title Grade 2 Physiotherapist
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Melbourne Health only
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City & Royal Park Campus
Award Health Professionals [1]
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An opportunity exists for a Grade 2 Physiotherapist to work across campuses in a fixed term role (until December 31 2018) comprising 0.4 ADO relief at City Campus in the cardiorespiratory and general medicine teams plus 0.6EFT for a new Rehab in the Home program (RiTH) based at Royal Park Campus.


A new RiTH model of care will be trialled combining telehealth and a home based Rehab program. Patients will have early supported discharge from the inpatient rehabilitation unit from Royal Park Campus and be part of the rehab in the home program. The team will consist of a medical doctor, nursing, physiotherapy and occupational therapy and the successful applicant will work with the multidisciplinary team to establish patient centred goals and interventions for patients in the RITH program. The RiTH physiotherapist is required to undertake assessment, management and referral plans for patients within the program, via telehealth methods and home based visits.


The Royal Melbourne Hospital Cardio Respiratory Physiotherapy service provides care across a variety of clinical areas including the new Intensive Care Unit, Critical Care, Trauma, Specialist and General Surgery, Respiratory Medicine and General Medicine. The successful candidate will be involved in the delivery of clinical service, supervision and education of junior physiotherapists and will be a member of our supportive team.

Please see position description for full details and key selection criteria.


Part Time working hours are negotiable if required by the successful candidate.


We are a diverse workforce reflecting the community we care for.  We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of cultural diversity and social inclusion. We welcome applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people who identify as LGBTI. 

Contact Person Lucinda Marr
Contact Number 0419605780
Closing Date 14/06/2018
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