Permanent Physiotherapy Role in Katherine, NT — Australia Physiotherapy

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REF: 546879 Permanent Physiotherapy job in Katherine, NT.
SALARY: Depending on Experience AVAILABILITY: 2018
• Experience FNQ & NT!
• Work in indigenous communities
• New grads welcome to apply

About our Client
Taking a holistic approach to treatment and assessment, our private practice client specialises in MSK, chronic pain management, headaches and spinal pain. The also offer Pilates, Craniosacral therapy together with work cover and other insurance claims and DVA. Our client is based in Cairns across 2 sites, and they also provide fly in fly out physiotherapy services to indigenous communities in Northern Territory.

About the Role
The practice in Cairns is going through a growth period and the owner is looking to engage 2 highly motivated permanent physiotherapist to join their team in 2018 and take the practice to the next level.

You will spend most of your time working across their 2 practices in Cairns. Additionally, you will also be flown to and from Katherine approximately every 2 months for 2 – 3 weeks. This work is likely to be shared amongst the team.

The Cairns clinic mostly deals with MSK (very hands on), chronic pain management and headaches. Pilates experience is highly desirable as is training in Watson Headache Treatment. Plans for 2018 include development of a rehabilitation space and further work in indigenous communities. Your hours will be fairly flexible, such as; 7:30am to 3:30pm with minimal Saturday work required.
The work load at the Katherine clinic consists of 40% manual therapy, 40% chronic disease and the remaining case load of basic child and neuro work. The Katherine clinic consists of a largely indigenous client base. The sites in Katherine are full staffed and you will be working with a group of doctors and or nurses. Hours of work are 8am to 4pm.
When delivering services to the indigenous community you will expect to see between 4-8 patients per day – the focus is on quality service as opposed to numbers.

Skills Required
• Experience with MSK
• Pilates experience is highly desirable but not essential
• Watson Headache Training will be highly regarded
• Ability to work in a hands on environment
• Excellent customer service skills
• Highly development communication skills
• Willing to travel

Essential Criteria
• Must have full AHPRA registration
• Degree in Physiotherapy
• 2 current references

About the Locations

Cairns
As the heart of the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics rainforest, Cairns pulses with energy. Make the most of the year-round outdoor lifestyle while world-class sporting events and festivals embrace the cosmopolitan city's vibrant tropical culture. Energised by nature, Cairns is the place to soak up the tropical lifestyle.

Katherine
The Katherine Region is Adventure Territory, boasting the magnificent Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge) National Park. Around Katherine you will discover such treasures as the Katherine Hot Springs, Katherine Low Level Nature Reserve, Katherine Museum, Borroloola and the Gulf Region across the Roper River - Elsey National Park, Mataranka Thermal Pools, the majestic scenery of the Victoria River Region, Pine Creek and the Douglas and Daly River areas.


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