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May

Practitioner In Hand Therapy

Sonic HealthPlus - East Brisbane, QLD

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Looking for a change? Interested in working with a team passionate about maximising outcomes for 20 years? Want the flexibility of a 9-day fortnight?

ABOUT US

Our team consists of therapists that are researchers, educators, presenters, AHTA mentors, contributors to the profession but on a day to day basis offer each patient treatment that is state of the art. We work closely with leading hand and upper limb surgeons and run joint clinics within their rooms on a weekly basis. Our caseload ranges from elite sportspeople and multi-trauma, to conservative management of tendinopathies and degenerative disease.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking an experienced Practitioner in Hand Therapy with at least 2 years' experience to join our clinics in the greater Brisbane area, QLD, on a Permanent Full-Time basis, working 38 hours a week with the option of a 9 day fortnight available.

DUTIES

The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Assessment and treatment of hand and upper limb injury and disease including trauma, sporting and work related injury
  • Manufacture of static and dynamic splints and casts and complete wound care
  • Liaison with key stakeholders and surgeons regarding the rehabilitation process
  • Preparation of written reports
  • Involvement in the Return to Work process

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

The successful candidate will be responsible for attending to the needs of the practice, patients, cases and therapy records of the business in an efficient and professional manner and participating in training and assessments where required. You must be flexible and able to drive between clinics based in QLD.

You will also possess:

  • A Degree in Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA registration
  • Accreditation with AHTA (desirable)
  • A minimum of 24 months specific hand therapy experience
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated capacity for executing tasks with the highest level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • The ability to work both within a large team environment and autonomously

WHY JOIN US?

  • Opportunity to be part of an amazing team
  • Work across various clinics
  • Be valued for your contribution
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Stable, reputable national healthcare provider (part of the global Sonic Healthcare)
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee Rewards Program - including significant retail discounts and offers
  • Numerous discounts including travel, gym membership and health insurance options
  • Novated Leasing
  • Discounted fees for various medical services e.g. pathology, radiology and travel health
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Focus on corporate social responsibility e.g. fundraising, supporting community events

Subject to eligibility criteria

CULTURE

At EKCO Hand Therapy we offer a positive workplace culture, close team networks and a supportive work environment. We encourage our employees to have an enjoyable and rewarding career with an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and encourages social and cultural diversity. We strongly encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

HOW TO APPLY

As part of our pre-employment process, preferred candidates must provide a National Police Clearance conducted within the last 3 months.

Short listing for this position will commence immediately. You are encouraged to apply promptly as applications will close when suitable applicants are obtained.

East Brisbane, QLD

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical




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