Physiotherapist

To provide appropriate education & support to Care2 customers and NDIS participants, inclusive of evidence- based assessment and intervention.
The attributes of a Care2 Physiotherapist include compassion, flexibility, conscientiousness and excellent time management.

Key accountabilities, Responsibilities and Deliverables

Service provision

  • Plan, deliver and evaluate appropriate education & support services to customers and NDIS participants that focus on participant goal attainment.
  • Provide supports and services in collaboration with others; work within a multidisciplinary team and with external stakeholders (other health professionals, NDIA- related entities etc).
  • Provide accurate, timely and high-quality reports that meet the needs of the target audience.
  • Participate in regular professional development opportunities.
  • Fulfil administrative requirements, including record keeping, billing and invoicing.
  • Ensure compliance with Code of Practice and duty of care to participants and service users.
  • Ensure services meet quality standards and contractual agreements.
  • Regularly review outcomes achieved and seek support as required.

Stakeholder management

  • Provide regular feedback to stakeholders in regards to progress (participant, carer/ nominee, LACs, support coordinators, NDIA staff or others).
  • Liaise with local health professionals and services as required.
  • Development of relationships with stakeholders to facilitate partnerships and potential work opportunities.

Workplace Health & Safety

  • Work within policies and procedures of Care2
  • Ensure that a safe working environment is maintained at all times.
  • Communicate safety hazards and risks immediately.
Selection Criteria

Qualifications & Essential criteria

  • Approved Degree in Physiotherapy
  • Current AHPRA Registration
  • Satisfactory criminal record and working with children check (or state equivalent)
  • Working with vulnerable people check (or state equivalent)
  • Australian Drivers Licence and access to own vehicle
  • Passion for helping a diverse range of clients
  • Strong communication skills- verbal and written
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as autonomously
  • Evidence of completion of the NDIS mandatory orientation module

Desirable criteria

  • At least 2 years’ experience in a clinical setting working with people with disability.
  • Understanding of the NDIS framework, funding, services, support categories and procedures.
Key Interactions

Internal:

  • Care2 CEO
  • National Manager – Operations
  • State/Regional Manager-Operations
  • Clinical Supervisor
  • Multi-disciplinary team members of Care2

External:

  • NDIS Participants and their carers, support staff and families
  • Local Area Coordinators
  • Support Coordinators
  • NDIA staff
  • External health professionals- GPs and other allied health
Job Location: Adelaide
Position: Physiotherapist

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