Position Details
Reference Number 16487
Position Title Casual / weekend physiotherapist (grade 1 or 2)
Employment Type Casual
Division Chief Nursing Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: VA3 - PHYSIO GR 1 YR 2
Classification To: VB4 - PHYSIO GR 2 YR 4
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


Casual Physiotherapist (Grade 1 or 2 depending on relevant experience)


We are looking for experienced grade 1 or 2 physiotherapists to join our casual roster at Peter Mac, Melbourne campus.  Successful applicants will be working weekends and public holiday shifts in our acute inpatient wards; these include cancer surgery, medical oncology (including radiotherapy) and haematology. 


Key selection criteria:

  • Full, current AHPRA physiotherapy registration
  • Experience in acute hospitals is essential (acute oncology, MAPU, ED, surgery and general medicine are preferred)
  • Ability to commit to a 3-4 hour weekend shift once every 4-6 weeks (Sat, Sun and public holidays)
  • Ability to attend face to face training mid week (on employment and annually)
  • Ability to work independently


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Current AHPRA physiotherapy registration
Desirable: Cancer care, acute hospital and cardiorespiratory experience
Contact Person Lucy Bucci (W, Th, Fr)
Contact Number 03 85598224
Alternate Contact Person Jess Crowe
Alternate Contact Number 03 85598239
Closing Date 17/03/2019
Position Description
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