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Central Coast Local Health District New graduate internship Physiotherapist – Level 1 Internship in Gosford NSW

Central Coast Local Health District

Branch Gosford NSW AU

Position:
New graduate internship Physiotherapist – Level 1
Location:
Gosford NSW

Good time management, organisational and communication skills. The Central Coast Local Health District is offering exciting opportunities for 6 new graduate…

These new graduate internship positions are responsible for providing physiotherapy for the Central Coast Local Health District under the supervision of a senior physiotherapist. Rotations include ICU, HDU/Surgical, Medical, Neurology, Rehabilitation and out patients. Good clinical skills, communication and teamwork are required to ensure patients are well managed, and an optimal service is provided.

The Central Coast Local Health District is offering exciting opportunities for 6 new graduate physiotherapists to participate in an intensive 12 month internship program with structured and supportive rotations over six key clinical areas.

The Physiotherapy Department aims to provide a quality physiotherapy service to the people of the Central Coast with excellence in treatment, education and communication through skilled and caring staff. The service is provided at Gosford, Wyong and Woy Woy Hospitals, Long Jetty Health Care Centre, the Child and Family Health Centre, and through community teams.

Perfectly positioned between Sydney and Newcastle on the NSW coast , Gosford is nestled at the head of Brisbane Waters, one of Australia’s most extraordinary natural waterways. Gosford is part of the Sydney Greater Metropolitan Region which has been designated one of the six regional cities within this area.

We are looking for new graduates that will be registered with the Australian Physiotherapy Board (within AHPRA) in 2016 and can display an attitude and behave in a manner that is courteous, friendly, supportive and professional.

Interviews for this position will be held on Wednesday 16 th September 2015 and will involve a practical assessment of relevant physiotherapy skills. Phone interviews will not be allowed.

Central Coast Recruitment Information:

With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong hospitals to sub-acute and community based services. We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us.

We invite you to come and be a part of our community. The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. From the bush to the beach there is plenty to do – swimming, surfing, diving, golf, restaurants, cafes, bush walks, sporting clubs and activities for the kids and great shopping – and all in a friendly and relaxed environment.

For more information about what it is like to work with us please watch our Welcome Video

Also please connect with us on LinkedIn to stay up to date with career opportunities.

To be considered for this position your application must be submitted on erecruit .

Selection Criteria
Eligible for registration with the Australian Physiotherapy Board (within AHPRA) in 2016 on completion of a Physiotherapy degree

Evidence of sound clinical reasoning and practical application of theoretical knowledge.

Good time management, organisational and communication skills

Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team

Understanding of workplace health and safety

Evidence of a sound undergraduate record including clinical placement (please submit ALL relevant academic transcripts and ALL placement assessments completed, as part of your application).

This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Internship
Location: Gosford, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2015-08-14
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