Wimmera Health Care Group

Podiatrist – Grade 2 / Podiatry

Job Description

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 3989

Grade 1 Podiatrist

Podiatry

Fixed Term Full Time

(80 hrs per fortnight with ADO)

Parental Leave Relief

Applications are invited from Grade 1 Podiatrists to join our multidisciplinary team at WHCG. This temporary position is available from January 2022 for a 6 month period and includes working Monday to Friday. This position includes the delivery of high quality clinical Podiatry services across a diverse caseload comprising high risk foot, wound care, pressure injury prevention, falls prevention as well as paediatrics and biomechanics, within community, acute and sub-acute settings.

The Podiatry department places a strong emphasis on quality improvement and professional development and offers a supportive environment including an Allied Health Early Careers Program.

Key Selection Criteria include:

Essential:

  • Bachelor of Podiatry or equivalent
  • Current Podiatrist registration with AHPRA

  • Current Victorian Drivers Licence

  • Highly proficient written and oral communication skills

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills


Desirable:


  • Membership with an Australian Podiatry Association

  • Awareness of National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards / Aged Care Quality Standards
  • Computer literacy
  • Demonstrated ability for collaborative teamwork within a multidisciplinary framework
  • High level organisation skills
  • Commitment to Continuing Professional Development


Applications must be submitted via e-recruit by the closing date.


Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks
: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Wimmera Health Care Group, proudly part of Grampians Health.

Job Summary

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Horsham Location
Full Time Job Type

Employer

Wimmera Health Care Group

Contacts

Email: [email protected] Phone: 03 5381 9080