Physiotherapist | Aged Care

Guide Healthcare

Join a team of passionate professional Physiotherapists changing Aged Care one resident at a time. Full-Time Contract role with potential to extend!

  • Exercise and holistic wellbeing focus, using innovative practices and methods
  • Fully resourced, excellent salary & inspiring leadership is the Guide Difference
  • Join a team of committed, passionate and inspiring professionals
About Guide
 
Guide Healthcare is a specialist allied health service provider. We are dedicated to improving the provision of allied health services to aged care homes.

Guide's allied health services have been designed to achieve individual resident goals. We aim to empower our elderly clientele through increased education, transparency, treatment choices, individual goal setting, and evidence-based treatment strategies.

Guide's method of implementation, service delivery packages, and monitoring are unique to the industry. We believe that only through increased individual and community engagement can we truly achieve a person-centred model of care.

We are dedicated to building excellent, long-term relationships with our staff and our clients. We strive for high staff enjoyment and engagement levels, through a friendly and supportive culture and work environment.
 
About the role
 
This is a Full-Time 6-month contract role with the possibility of extension in Aged Care for a passionate Physiotherapist in the Southern Highlands!

Your role will be to help change the way that allied health services are delivered to aged care centres. You will be responsible for providing the full range of physiotherapy services to your residents. Guide management will provide ongoing training and support to assist you in driving program growth and innovation.
 
The role includes, but is not limited to:
  • Establishing resident specific goals and designing effective individualised programs
  • Completing physiotherapy assessments and reviews
  • Driving falls prevention initiatives, post-fall assessments, and ongoing reviews
  • Delivering group and individual rehabilitation and re-ablement programs
  • Offering musculoskeletal, cardiorespiratory, rehabilitative and pain management treatments
  • Completing weekly on-site reporting
  • Conducting manual handling training (training provided by Guide Healthcare)
  • Participating in online learning and team meetings
  • Driving innovation through creativity and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Prescribing equipment to improve function and quality of life
To see more about our programs and events please have a look at the videos section on our website - www.guidehealthcare.com.au


Benefits and perks
 
Guide Healthcare's system's focus on improving function over driving ACFI funding. You'll be well-supported through ongoing training, a generous CPD allowance, regular equipment purchasing, and on-site support.
  • Autonomous position working with on-site physiotherapy-aide
  • A company focused on building a supportive and friendly culture - flexible working arrangements
  • Rehabilitation and exercise equipment provided
  • Working within a structure which promotes and encourages creativity and innovation
  • Full on-site training and ongoing on-site support
  • Promoting a change towards rehabilitation and re-enablement within residential aged care
  • Opportunities for further career progression within a growing company
  • Generous Salary and CPD allowance offered
Skills and experience
  • Full AHPRA registration - New Graduates welcome to apply
  • Friendly demeanour and strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of AACQA Standards and the ACFI (Training provided)
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to lead a team and promote teamwork
  • A demonstrated commitment and passion for promoting the quality of life of the elderly
  • Ability to think creatively, develop programs and implement systems
  • Applicants must be located in Australia to be eligible to apply.
Our Values:
 
We are looking for a physiotherapist who shares our values and who can become a valued member and contributor to our growing team.
 
ReliabilityDedication to the provision of consistent and quality services

Innovation: Ensuring the highest level of care through best practice principles, service revision, and creative thinking

Social Justice: Commitment to advantaging our clients beyond daily treatments, allowing a service which exceeds expectations

Empowerment: Achieving better outcomes through education, choice, motivation, social inclusion and teamwork

For more information about this role and others available through Guide Healthcare get in touch with Rhiannon for a confidential chat - 0405 677 831.