Physiotherapist - Western Suburbs State Special School

$73,995 - $3,924 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 10 Jun, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Student Services

Job Description

The Department of Education is seeking a qualified, energetic and innovated physiotherapist determined to make a significant difference in the lives of various children across state schools within the Brisbane area. This full-time position is available working in both primary, secondary and special schools, primarily based at Western Suburbs State Special School. Meritorious applicants may be considered for potential future vacancies moving forward in 2022.

Position status: Fixed Term Temporary
Position type: Flexible full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: HP3
Workplace Location: Brisbane - West
Job ad reference: QLD/MER375387/21T
Closing date: 22-Jun-2021
Yearly salary: $73995 - $102372
Fortnightly salary: $2836.20 - $3923.90
Job duration: Until 17 December 2021 unless otherwise determined
Contact person: Rineke DeRegt
Contact details: (07) 3634 0537
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About the role

Physiotherapy services are provided to students with all disabilities whom are enrolled in Queensland State Schools and/or state education programs and services. These services are delivered as part of the education program and are directed towards education outcomes for students with disability who have difficulties with posture, movement and neuro-sensory motor development. Our physiotherapists aim to promote health and wellbeing, self-management, physical activity and development of motor function in order to optimise the students' access, participation and achievement in education.

We have a full-time role working in the Brisbane area. Applicants seeking part-time work are also encouraged to apply. This pool may be used to fill vacancies that arise over the next 12 months.

The possession of current registration with the Australian Health Professional Registration Authority is required for this role.

To apply, please provide the following information and complete the online questionnaire that will appear once you have submitted your application:

  • A current, including detailed profession specific employment history, other employment, and contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor with an understanding of your role and responsibilities as a physiotherapist)
  • A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role addressing the key capabilities under the ‘How you will be assessed' section in the attached role description.
  • Academic results if pending graduation.

Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.


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Job Closing Date

22 Jun, 2021