BECOME ONE OF OUR ALLIED HEALTH SUPER-STARS
Are you a talented and passionate allied health professional who wants to career fulfillment and progression working in private practice, residential aged care and general community care? If so, you're in the right place! We're always on the look out to recruit and retain the best allied health professionals to join our vibrant and progressive team.
If your passion is people, you love continual learning and you thrive on making a difference in the lives of the clients you treat, then we speak the same language. Check out our values below to see if they align with yours - and, if so, we invite you to apply below to begin your next career adventure with us.
Blue Ribbon Physiotherapy Pty Ltd trading as Allied Aged Care is a Queensland-based team of dynamic and highly skilled allied health professionals. Despite our name we DON'T just look after aged care clients, we have a practice where we are can provide allied health help to everyone and are part of a community. Our work includes private practice, community work and residential aged care for a variety of clients from disability care and NDIS, workplace injuries management, lymphoedema care, hand therapy, splinting, mental health, pressure management, driving assessments, musculoskeletal therapy, hydrotherapy (aquatic physiotherapy), functional capacity evaluation, rehabilitation, falls prevention, in-home care, worksite training and even some paediatric clients.
Our mission is to always provide "More care". We believe that caring more for our team in providing flexible, rewarding careers leads to better results for our clients and the organisations we work with. Giving great professional development and career progression for our therapists means we can care more and do better for our clients. We are passionate advocates for doing it better in allied health and aged care. We set high standards of evidence-based treatment to achieve the best possible functional outcomes with all of our clients. We are strong supporters of many charities. Our key values are caring, integrity and growing as professionals and as an organisation.
Employment with us
Some of the benefits we provide to our staff include:
Structured and regular (paid) exceptional Professional Development.
Above award reumneration
Career progression pathways to higher earning/skilled positions
Skill building work in a variety of settings in private practice, community and residential aged care.
Flexible/family-friendly work arrangements.
What does a day in the life of an AAC allied health professional look like?
While our days are made up of lots of things, big and small, we believe that simple, small actions can have big results. As such, we place a lot of value in each small act of clinical dedication and kindness.
Each day will focus on providing individualised care to each client and, as such, requires a high level of compassion, technical skills, problem-solving ability, professionalism, reporting and confidentiality. During this, you have the opportunity to build your skill level through participating in valuable professional development with our industry-leading portfolio of OT/PT-specific training for your portfolio - including hand therapy, mental health, pressure management, soft tissue therapy, splinting and much more.
This job provides a fabulous blend of autonomy and collaboration with your team members, with the balance of working in residential aged care and the community.
What do I need to be able to work as an OT or Physio?
Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy
Own vehicle and current class "C" Queensland drivers license
Experience in aged care is highly regarded but not essential, and we welcome applications from new graduates and chiropractors. (Overseas practitioners are also welcome to apply as we have extensive support from senior OTs & PTs.)
Strong relationship-building, communication (written and verbal) and time management skills
Genuine sympathy and care towards patients
Excellent interpersonal skills and capacity to work productively in a team
You must be registered to practice as an occupational therapist or physiotherapist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (or have the qualifications for us to complete the registration) and pass a police check for working with the aged.
How do I apply to be part of the team?
Simply complete the Employment Application Form below and we'll be in contact if we have any available positions and are interested in interviewing you.
Please note that we receive a large number of high quality applications. We will acknowledge your application however if you do not hear back from us after that it means you have not been offered a position. We do save resumes and CVs however unless you state you do not wish us to do so. We will let you know if another position becomes available.
If you have any questions about working with us, please feel free to have a chat with us by calling 1300 574 462.