Podiatrist – Ballina, NSW

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July 10, 2019
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The opportunity;
We’re looking for a podiatrist to join our team in Ballina. You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, have a lot of opportunity for professional development and a varied case load including private practice, aged care facilities, home visits and NDIS clients.
This role is replacing an existing role and therefore has an existing case load.
About Optimum;
Optimum Allied Health exists to help people live life to the fullest in regional Australia. We are a team of 55+ allied health professionals servicing the North Coast of NSW in residential aged care, home visits, workplace health and 3 of our own clinics and gyms.
We’re all friendly, helpful and happy people who live our 4 core values of Respect Everyone, Take Responsibility, Contribute to a Team and Solve the Problem every day to serve our clients and partners.
About the Role;
The role is a combination of a private practice case load within our clinic in Ballina and providing podiatry within residential aged care facilities (1 to 2 days per week), doing home-visits and working with our growing NDIS clientele.
You will need to provide outstanding clinical treatment and customer service to clients, be a friendly and easy person to get along with and be a great communicator. You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team of Physio’s, OT’s, Exercise Physiologists and a Speech Pathologist.
The role is available for immediate start for the right candidate.
You will;
  • Diagnose & treat a wide range of pathology’s
  • Diverse caseload including aged care, NDIS, home-visit and private patients.
  • Bio-mechanical assessments and manufacture of semi-customised orthotics using our workshop.
  • Coordinate treatment with other practitioners
  • Establish excellent relationships with your client base through the provision of excellent care and customer service.
  • Establish excellent relationships with other medical practitioners and foster existing relationships and contracts.
  • Communicate with a greater team of allied health professionals and medical practitioners to coordinate effective courses of treatment.
  • Involvement in business development to grow client base.
The benefits;
  • Full time position with all its benefits including salary, superannuation, 4 weeks annual leave and a bonus structure based on performance.
  • Budget for company paid professional development
  • Lots of support and opportunity for development.

 Skills & Experience;

  • Qualification as a podiatrist
  • Registration with AHPRA
  • Valid Police Check (within last 3 years)
  • 1+ years’ experience preferable
How to Apply;
Send your resume and cover letter to Dane Mitchell, Director at dane@opthealth.com.au
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