Join our team of Physiotherapists
We are a leading Physiotherapy and Clinical Based Exercise and Pilates clinic in the Inner Northern Suburbs of Melbourne. We pride ourselves on delivering professional and expert Physiotherapy services to our clients and are committed to delivering a work-life balance to our team. We provide a friendly, supportive team environment to help you achieve your career and life goals.
We have 2 positions currently available.
1. Senior Physio Role
We are looking for a highly skilled physio to join our Senior Team, who is passionate about providing expert care to your clients, while also providing mentoring support for lesser experienced Physiotherapists.
This position has opportunities to pursue ‘non clinical’ based roles including mentoring, management, research, health promotion, community engagement, clinic operations, research, sporting clubs etc.
This is a full time role.
YOU:- You are a physio who loves Private Practice, you have a proven track record of maintaining a solid caseload and delivering a service that exceeds client expectations and gets great clinical outcomes. You understand the importance of both hands-on therapy as well as exercise based rehab. You are confident in your diagnostic skills, and clinical reasoning processes. AND, you love to stay at the top of evidence based practice and find great reward in sharing your knowledge to enthusiastic developing physiotherapists. Post Graduate qualifications highly regarded, or other specialised skills under your belt ready to share.
Why This Position? You need a step forward, a new challenge, a new mountain to climb, more reward, further career opportunities. Your remuneration rates will reflect your experience and value that you bring to the practice. If you are considering further studies, we will work with you by providing modified work hours, salary sacrificing for courses, and study days etc
2. Associate or Graduate Physio Role
A fantastic position for a lesser experienced Physiotherapist looking to develop clinical skill, build a solid caseload and experience a wide range of Physio, Clinical Pilates and Exercise and Rehabilitation services in a large Physiotherapy practice. This is a 0.6-1.0 FTE role.
YOU:- You are enthusiastic, passionate about improving peoples lives, driven to succeed at becoming the best physiotherapist you can be, you are looking for a team to support you and help lead you down the clinical areas that interest you. You are a great communicator, confident, but not overconfident, you know your limitations and the areas that you need to develop, you are prepared to ask for help but also be prepared to think for yourself.
You may not yet know if, or where, you want to specialise, maybe its Sports, maybe Womens' Health, maybe Strength and Conditioning and rehabilitation, Pilates, Headaches or TMJ? Or, you may have a desire to learn about the business side of Private Practice? Or is it something else? We can help lead you down your chosen path once you know what it is.
You must be prepared to work, absorb, care for your clients, and hold yourself to account for being the best you can be while also having fun in your workplace. New and recent graduates welcome to apply, but 1-2 years of Private Practice experience would be an advantage. Additional qualifications within and outside of Physiotherapy are an advantage.
New Graduates- we offer a 3 month introduction to clinical practice involving intensive mentoring, training and skills building to ‘fast track’ private practice skills.
Why This Position? You want to be part of a team, you want to be supported, but not pressured to achieve beyond what you are comfortable with yet. We believe that by becoming a great physio, you will achieve great business performance stats, not vice versa.
Our Clinic and team
We have a large team of 10 Physiotherapists from diverse backgrounds, interests and experiences, with an amazing team of support staff. We offer a large range of exercise based services from Clinical Pilates, to strength and conditioning and rehabilitation, while never forgetting the importance of hands-on Manual Therapy balanced with the right education to get results. We strive to offer a full range of services from acute injuries to end stage rehabilitation and sports performance, not to mention other programs to manage other musculoskeletal and chronic conditions such as Osteoporosis, OA, Pregnancy and Post natal complaints and much more. We are involved with many sporting clubs, gyms, medical centres and community groups, we love our community and we are sure you will too. Due to our long term community involvement, we have very high new patient numbers, minimising your need to promote yourself.
The Practice Owner
Has 20 years of clinical experience, has been the practice owner for over 15 years, and built this practice from a single clinician practice to what it is today, and is proud to have a high performing team that deliver exceptional services every day, he is supportive, encouraging, approachable, and always looking for ways to provide a clinic that is continually evolving to be loved by staff and clients alike. We have many past physiotherapists who started with us as new grads have gone on to achieve their own specific goals , from practice ownership, AFL involvement, clinical specialisation and much more.
Our client base comprises of a generalised Musculoskeletal caseload, and is as diverse as you can imagine, we have current Australian Representative and National level track athletes, past world champions, we are involved with many local sporting clubs, but we also have a large caseload of clients with general musculoskeletal injuries, pregnancy and post natal and chronic ageing related disorders. The majority of our client base is privately funded, but also a smaller proportion of TAC/WC and Medicare funded clients.
Due to the particular personal interest of the Practice Owner, we have a large caseload of runners and endurance athletes of all abilities.
The Not Negotiables
- Have full AHPRA Physiotherapy registration. We cannot accommodate Restricted /Limited Registrations.
- Live in Melbourne- within 30mins of Brunswick, or be prepared to move to the area.
- Be compassionate, caring, professional, hardworking, determined.
- Value the service that you provide
- Love being part of a team
- Be intending to remain a vital team member for minimum of 3 years – potentially looking to progress / grow over time in some way or form
- Communicate clearly and confidently
- Motivate patients to achieve their goals
- Believe in the importance of a healthy active lifestyle. If you don’t, how can you expect to tell your clients to?
- Have a strong interest in exercise.
- Be prepared to work some evenings and some Saturday mornings
- Participate and contribute to internal PD
- As a valued staff member, you will receive:
- Work life balance – flexible operating hours allows for preferences of early morning/ late starts, or early/late finishes to aid with families / hobbies etc.
- No pressure / mandating to scout /find new patients from community groups
- Remuneration has good base retainer with the bonus of commission VS solely commission based
- No requirement to do own administration work (bookings, billings etc) as have large admin team
- External PD fund – to pursue courses / qualifications of personal interest to add value to the clinic and grow in areas of own interests
- Staff and family discounts on in clinic services
- Discounts at local gym and fitness facilities.
- Free run group attendance
About our practice
Our facility is 2nd to none, nearly 500sqm of Physio goodness! 2 gyms, out-door training area, 7 consulting rooms, semi-regular equipment upgrades, large new patient numbers, fast pace clinic, strong community reputation, Good balance between consultations and exercise classes.
Ongoing update and trial of new equipment/techniques based on new evidence /research – Onero classes, S+C equipment, Radial Shockwave, GLAD, Force plates and more.
We welcome applicants to come out and check out the clinic, and have an ‘informal meet and greet’ prior to formally applying. We are confident that you will be impressed.
Applications close June 21st 2019 unless filled prior.
Please advise in your cover letter which position you are applying for.
Applications should be made through the following link…