Physiotherapist (Post Graduate Scholar)

Australian Sports Commission

  • Bruce ACT Australia
  • Contract/Temp
  • $60,343 to $85,313 pa + super
Closing 23 Nov 2018
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  • Work for Australia's strategic high performance sporting agency
  • Shaping the future of High Performance Physiotherapy practices
  • Dynamic work environment ~ innovative and visionary practices are embraced

The AIS is responsible for leading and enabling a united High Performance (HP) system that supports Australian athletes to achieve podium success. The Operations Branch of the AIS delivers targeted, world-class programs designed to implement impactful and competitive advantage services to the HP system. On the whole, AIS Programs provide a multidisciplinary approach targeting pre-elite athletes; complex athlete injury rehabilitation; the altitude house and support for the National Sporting Organisation (NSO) camps.

The Post Graduate Scholarship in Physiotherapy aims to progress Australia’s next generation of Sports Physiotherapists, providing the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in a HP sports environment. In collaboration with members of the multidisciplinary HP team, you will assist in the delivery of world class Physiotherapy services to AIS programs, combined with an applied learning or research project where you’ll present findings to relevant stakeholders.

In addition to the above, our successful candidate will have:

  • Completed relevant Tertiary Qualifications in Physiotherapy
  • Proven level of academic and professional excellence
  • Demonstrated involvement in sport
  • Interpersonal qualities
  • Strong commitment and interest to developing skills and knowledge in HP sport

This Post Graduate Scholar position is based at the AIS Campus in Canberra and is a fixed term contract until December 2019.

Salary range = $60,343 - $71,788 per annum plus superannuation.

Employment benefits include access to priority onsite Childcare placements, free parking facilities and use of on-site gymnasium.

Applications close 5.00pm AEDT Friday, 23 November 2018 (no late applications will be accepted).

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.

To apply for this position please down load the above attachments and then click on the "Apply Now" button below. Applicants will need to upload their CV/Resume and completed Application for Employment.

If you have any questions after reading the Job Description please contact Jennifer Cooke on 02 6214 7878 for a confidential discussion, quoting reference number JN 4204.

If you experience any technical issues please contact People & Culture on (02) 6214 1328.

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