OverviewFeros Care Exercise Physiologist – Health & Wellness – Wide Bay Part Time in Wide Bay QLD
Branch Wide Bay QLD AU
Exercise Physiologist – Health & Wellness – Wide Bay
Wide Bay QLD
Work from a mobile office. You will also work collaboratively with Wellbeing Managers, contributing to Home Care Packages….
Be part of a dynamic and innovative virtual team
Work from a mobile office
Base + Super + Salary Packaging + Car Allowance + Laptop + Smart Phone
We are seeking an Exercise Physiologist who is interested in joining us to provide goal focused restorative and reablement programs. These programs help our clients become stronger, more independent and have fun whilst improving their overall health and wellbeing.
About our opportunity:
As a member of the Feros Care Allied HomeHealth team, you will provide innovative mobile assessment and Exercise Physiology services. This includes a range of programs and services in the homes of seniors, within community and retirement settings. You will also work collaboratively with Wellbeing Managers, contributing to Home Care Packages.
Your primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to the below:
Enhance the quality of life and independence of our clients by delivering evidenced based in-home exercise programs and services including our own Strong Foundations falls prevention program.
Lead group classes to engage, motivate and develop improved strength, balance and a wellness mindset in the community.
Conduct comprehensive assessments that identify the clients’ functional capacity, strengths and lifestyle goals to develop holistic, customised action plans.
Provide post injury exercise therapy to assist recovery.
Contribute to our very own in-house wellness initiatives, orientation and training programs.
This position is a community based role where you will travel to client’s homes within the Wide Bay region. Please visit the Department of Social Services website to view the map.
More about you:
You will have demonstrated excellence in specialist assessment.
You enjoy working with clients and their families in their own homes, virtually, in groups and residential settings.
You think laterally, have positive energy, a good sense of humour, as well as excellent organisational and IT skills.
You must have a current unrestricted registration with Exercise and Sports Science Australia.
Essential requirements of the role:
The ability to attend 2-3 weeks of initial training and orientation in our head office at Coolangatta, QLD.
Hold an unrestricted Australian driver’s licence.
Have stable internet access, as you will be a virtual worker.
Ability to travel interstate and stay away from home at least 2 days every month.
What are we offering?
Salary packaging (up to $15,899 per annum tax free)
Access to comprehensive health and well-being programs
Professional and personal development
Positive team culture where everyone matters
Technology kits including a laptop and smart phone
Being a part of an award winning, forward thinking and non-traditional company
This is a part- time role, on a 12 month fixed term contract with the possibility of extension. For more information about this role please attached the position description. If the position description is not attached please visit our website www.feroscare.com.au
Who is Feros Care and why would I want to be a part of the team?
We are a not-for-profit, people centred organisation that is dedicated to raising the profile of people and supporting them to live their BEST LIFE! We are focussed on delivering our customer promise and pride ourselves in our technology and in our staff. We have been offering quality care and support services for older Australians since 1990, with over 700 personnel working throughout QLD, NSW, VIC, ACT and TAS.
At Feros Care, we truly believe that ‘everyone matters’ and actively seek to include, welcome and value the unique contributions of all people. Our culture, our core values and the connection we have with the community is driven by our 700 staff members who represent 28 different cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We strive to be a leader and advocate for diversity and inclusion. We harness a culture that embraces individual differences in all its glory.
We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.
Now if what we have said has excited you and believe you fit the brief we would love to hear from you!
Please note that successful applicants are required to complete a criminal history statutory declaration and undergo an Australian Federal Police Check.
Applications close May 2nd 2017
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Julia Hale on 07 5669 0593, quoting Ref No. 752523.
Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Wide Bay, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-18