Christadelphian Aged Care is seeking to recruit a physiotherapist/Occupational Therapist to cover maternity leave at our Maranatha facility in Kallangur QLD.

Maranatha is a 128 bed RACF in Brisbane north, surrounded by beautiful garden. We are dedicated to providing the best, person centered care for the residents who live here.

We have a diverse population of residents with a wide range of needs.

This position is a Fixed Term Contract period – 6 months (December to May)

There’s a possibility of extending to Permanent Part time after that.

30 hours per week – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 0800 to 1600 (days could be flexible)

As a Physio/OT you will:
• Run pain clinic, providing regular pain relief for residents with chronic pain issues
• Develop care plans with a multidisciplinary team that maximize resident’s function and provide optimal quality of life.
• Develop falls management strategies for residents with high falls risk
• Prescribe & recommend equipment for pressure relief, mobility and to enhance function and quality of life.
• Provide education and act as a consultant for clinical staff regarding mobility, re-positioning, transfers, falls & pain management
• Work closely with residents and their families to achieve their goals.

Essential Criteria:
• Current registration with AHPRA as physiotherapist or occupational therapist.
• Bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy or occupational therapy
• Relevant clinical Experience
• Experience in aged care preferred
• Current Police Clearance and Right to Work in Australia essential
• Positive attitude and willingness to work as part of a team.

Please provide contact details of two current or past managers’ to check references.

To apply for the role, please forward your resume and covering letter to

Application closing date 30th November 2019