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Exercise Physiologist Grade 2

Advertiser: DPV HEALTH LTDMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
8 Mar 2019
Location
Melbourne, Northern Suburbs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Physiotherapy, OT & Rehabilitation

Exercise Physiologist Grade 2

0.5 EFT Permanent Position

Must be available to work on Tuesday and Thursday and across all DPV sites.

Capacity to job share

NFP Salary packaging available

DPV Health is a not-for-profit organisation that offers exceptional health care services to people of all ages. DPV Health is an inclusive organisation that celebrates the diversity of all people within our communities. We are passionate about helping to support people to lead happy healthy lives. DPV Health (DPV) is registered with the NDIA to work with people who have an NDIS plan and their families.

This position sits within the Physical Wellbeing Team.  The Exercise Physiologist will work with a multidisciplinary team to develop and implement client-centred exercise programs for clients with chronic and complex conditions.  The work will involve 1-1 work as well as group programs.

The Grade 2 Exercise Physiologist will demonstrate excellent clinical reasoning and exercise prescription skills.  You will be accountable for providing quality client care through the application of clinical skills in assessment, planning, implementation, treatment and management of your clients.  You will also have a leading role in education of staff, students as well as program development.

The successful applicant will facilitate our Cardiac Rehabilitation Program along with our Cardiac Rehabilitation Nurses as well as other exercise groups.  They will also work with our NDIS clients, Medicare Funded Services as well as our Social Support Programs. 

Applicants must have (Key Selection Criteria):

  •  A degree qualification in Exercise Science or Human Movement
  • Accreditation with Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)
  • An Employment Working with Children’s Check
  • Eligible for registration of a Medicare provider number.
  • A minimum of 3 years working as an Exercise Physiologist.  Experience working in a Community Setting with CALD, Aged clients, Disability and those with chronic illnesses will be highly regarded.
  • Experience conducting, developing and evaluating therapeutic and/or health education groups.
  • Experience with Student and AHA supervision

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a National Police Check, hold a Working with Children Check, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme Check, full Drivers Licence and work rights for Australia.

DPV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to ensuring we have an inclusive, diverse and safe workplace for our staff and clients. To us diversity means people of any age, family situation, cultural and linguistic background, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical sex characteristics, ability or disability, health, life experience, socio-economic situation, faith, spirituality and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.  We encourage all individuals to apply.

For a copy of the position description and to find out more about DPV Health, please see our “getting involved” page on our website www.dpvhealth.org.au

Please apply via the seek website and submit a covering letter, your CV and a statement addressing the key selection criteria for consideration for this position.

You can also email your application to recruitment@dpvhealth.org.au

Applications close: Thursday 22 March  2019.  Interviews will be held on the afternoon of Tuesday 26 of  March 2019.

 

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