Department of Health and Human Services
Southern Tasmania Area Health Service
Primary Health Services South
Community Podiatrist and Hospital Podiatrist - 2 Vacancies equivalent to 1FTE 76hrs pfn
Applications Close:- Friday, 8 July 2011.
Salary:- $46,914 – $75,272 pro rata.
Allied Health Professionals (Tasmanian Public Sector) Industrial Agreement 2010, Allied Health Professional Level 1-2.
Vacancy No.:- 505512,
Permanent part-time day work, working 30.4 hours per fortnight.
Location:- Southern Tasmania Area Health Service.
Vacancy No.:- 508277,
Permanent part-time day work, working 45.6 hours per fortnight.
Location:- Royal Hobart Hospital.
Duties:- We are seeking to employ a Community Podiatrist and a Hospital Podiatrist on a permanent basis to provide a high standard of Podiatry services to clients in Southern Tasmania and at the Royal Hobart Hospital. Our focus is delivering holistic care, managing the high risk foot and improving foot health status for people with chronic conditions through self management, education and coordinated care. The Community Podiatrist will also be required to work with other service providers in the local community to enable assessment, diagnosis and timely intervention for clients of the southern region. You will participate as a team member in the development of an effective Podiatry Service for Southern Tasmania and provide the optimal level of Podiatric care and treatment to clients over a wide range of pathologies, based on the principles of best practice. You will be part of a highly skilled multidisciplinary team delivering flexible primary health care programs in response to identified needs.
Essential Requirements:- Registered with the Podiatry Board of Australia.
The Commissioner has determined that the person nominated for this position is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:
1) Conviction check in the following areas: a) Crimes of violence; b) Sex related offences; c) Serious drug offences; and d) Crimes involving dishonesty.
2) Identification check.
3) Disciplinary action in previous employment check.
Enquiries to Helen Burnet, Department of Health and Human Services, phone 0417 284 267, email email@example.com
You are encouraged to apply online (below) or forward your hard copy application quoting the vacancy number to: Stafflink Recruitment Services, Department of Health and Human Services, GPO Box 1061, Hobart, Tasmania 7001 . Please do not send hard copy applications to the contact person.
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