Career Opportunities – Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Massage Therapy

At Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy in Gungahlin, we are always looking out for talented and motivated physiotherapists, podiatrists and massage therapists as our business continues to grow.
We have a modern, well-appointed premises with free parking, electronic medical note-taking, a fully equipped gymnasium and spacious private rooms and cubicles.

The practice principal is a Sports Physiotherapist with over 20 years of experience including working with some national level sporting teams. All staff work as a team in providing great outcomes for our clients.

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Physiotherapy

We are a hands-on clinic with special interest in biomechanics, muscle energy, exercise prescription and core stability. Our case load is varied with most clients being private. Most injuries are sporting or activity related. Our practice also has a strong focus on occupational rehabilitation, conducting pre-employment screenings and functional capacity evaluations.

We currently provide physiotherapy sports coverage services to Gungahlin United Football Club, Gungahlin Eagles Rugby and ACT Academy of Sport athletes. An opportunity may exist to participate in sports coverage of these teams to further enhance your skills.

Podiatry

The clinic’s main podiatry focus is biomechanics, orthotic therapy and footwear advice and you will be working closely with the physiotherapists in these aspects to improve client lower limb biomechanics in a team approach. We also provide general podiatry services.

Some mentoring will be available from our senior podiatrist who has over 20 years experience including working with some national level sporting teams and Sydney 2000 Olympic games athletes. You will receive full administrative and office support along with all required podiatric equipment.

Massage Therapy

You will be working closely with the physiotherapists to achieve great outcomes for our clients. Primarily, you will performing remedial, sports, deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy. There is the opportunity to also perform pregnancy massage and lymphatic drainage massage for the right applicant. We provide a peaceful calming environment for our massage clients with aromatherapy, ambient light and relaxation music available.

Remuneration

We offer an attractive remuneration package for all professional staff including further therapeutic skills education courses. Bonuses are given on performance and attitude. Regular mentoring is provided to accommodate to our unique ‘phase based rehab system’ for all professional staff. We have a strong inservice program with guest lecturers and appraisals on best practice injury management, business and marketing education, and case study conferences.

New graduates welcome to apply but experience preferred. Some post-graduate education is a benefit. Flexible working hours available, but evenings preferred.

To be considered for any position at our practice you must:

  • have a positive and friendly outlook
  • be enthusiastic and confident
  • be reliable, innovative and motivated
  • be an excellent team player capable of working in a friendly environment
  • have great people and communication skills – we are popular with our clients because we listen and consider their needs to achieve a great outcome.
  • enjoy life and have an active lifestyle
  • be prepared to have fun at work in a professional manner
  • be prepared to improve your therapeutic and marketing skills

All applications must include a cover letter. Please forward all resumes along with your cover letter to our email address provided on the contact us page or direct enquiries to the practice principal or practice manager on (02) 6262 4464.