- Competitive remuneration and generous salary packaging benefits
- Relocation assistance
- Flexible working hours
Carpentaria are experiencing a growth of programs and the creation of additional roles to support Carpentaria’s services in urban and remote locations. Carpentaria employs evidence-based practice, with research driving continual innovation and growth. Staff have access to comprehensive training and skill development as well as regular upskilling opportunities and ongoing specialist disability training.
What’s in it for you?
Working with Carpentaria not only offers rewarding career options in a dynamic workplace, but a wide range of employee benefits including:
- Competitive salary (professional level 2)
- Salary packaging available
- Internal career opportunities
- Mentoring and career development pathways
- Make a difference in people’s lives
- Work satisfaction – Love what you do and why you do it!
What’s the role?
Carpentaria are looking to recruit a full-time physiotherapist to deliver speech physiotherapy services to their patients, utilising a person-centred approach that promotes choice and control to participants in relation to their NDIS goals.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to-
- Providing a contemporary, evidence-based service, including assessment, treatment planning and evaluation, for people presenting with a wide range of conditions and syndromes in a culturally diverse environment
- Providing independent, specialist and clinical input into NDIS program planning, development and delivery of core business
- Maintaining internal and external stakeholder communication, and leading and contributing to the development of individual and group programs
- Contribution to the ongoing promotion of WHS in the workplace, including the manual handling program
- Attendance and contribution to team and organisational meetings, including the provision of in-services and quality and service development activities
Is the role right for you?
Recruitment to positions at Carpentaria is based on values, skills and qualifications. What will see you thrive in this role is the ability to build rapport with clients and key partners, a close collaboration with team and stakeholders, and a commitment to disability awareness and inclusiveness.
Before you reach out and apply, we need you to have:
- Tertiary level Physiotherapy qualification and current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
- Minimum 2 years of clinical experience with paediatric and/or adult caseload
- Demonstrated postgraduate clinical experience in best practice management of neurological disorders, management of lower limb dysfunctions, wheelchair and seating management
- Demonstrated experience in conducting assessments and writing high quality individualised assessment and program reports
- Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
- Current Ochre Card, Criminal History Check, First Aid Certificate and NT Drivers Licence
What’s it like living in Darwin?
The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia’s only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia’s most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The city’s multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming. The region has a tropical climate with a distinctive dry and wet season.
If this sounds like a role for you, we want to hear from you. APPLY TODAY by clicking the “APPLY NOW” link
Applicants must address the selection criteria in a cover letter and provide a current CV along with contact details for at least 2 referees.
Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Tom Richmond on 08 8982 1070 or