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Exercise Physiologist - Northern Beaches

  • 496901
  • Aged Care - Home and Community
  • Aged Care - Leisure and Wellness
  • Full time permanent

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

 

About the opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for an Exercise Physiologist to join our Allied Health  team on a full time permanent basis with a view to full-time covering Northern Beaches Area area working with client in their homes and in Social Support Groups.

Reporting directly to the Senior Exercise Physiologist, you will be responsible for supporting the development as well as facilitating the implementation and review of the strength and balance programs in line with each client’s needs and goals.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Conducting health screenings and functional re-assessments
  • Facilitating, monitoring and reviewing both group and individual exercise programs
  • Working with clients, their families, co-workers as well as other services so that the service we deliver is the best it can be

Qualifications

  • A degree in Exercise Physiology
  • A current Australian Driver’s Licence and access to your own vehicle

Skills & experience

  • Experience working in an aged care environment
  • Great communication and customer service skills and the ability to get along easily with others
  • A gift for working collaboratively with a team and confident flying solo
  • Experience with Gym supervision
  • Ability to organise and conduct health screening and functional assessments
  • Computer Skills – Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of gym equipment

Further to this we offer:

  • Join an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the community
  • Hands on training, development and mentoring with a leading provider
  • Tax free salary packaging entitlements of up to $16,000 per year (pro-rata)
  • Tax free salary packaged meal & entertainment card of up to $2,650 per year (pro-rata)
  • Paid travel time and reimbursement of kilometres

 

Please note vaccinations may be required.


Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

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