Physiotherapist – Aged Care, Home Care & NDIS



About us

Optimum Healthcare is Australia’s leading Allied Health provider within the Aged Care sector, providing Allied Health services to Residential Aged Care facilities Australia wide. We have a highly-skilled multidisciplinary workforce helping our clients stay active, mobile and happy!.

About the role

We are seeking a caring and committed Physiotherapist to join a company that has a genuine passion to make a difference.

In return, we support our staff by offering a range of career progression opportunities and growth within the business — LET’S GROW TOGETHER!

Duties and Responsibilities

The role will see you working across a range of settings, no such thing as a boring day here!

Residential Aged Care

  • Providing physiotherapy assessment and treatments to residents in aged care facilities
  • Providing privately funded 1:1 rehabilitation and therapy groups tailored to individualised treatment plans and goals
  • Implement effective pain management programs to get the residents moving and active
  • Delivering high quality, research back groups, including strength and balance training, Tai Chi for Arthritis, Xbox Kinect balance retraining, etc
  • Design comprehensive falls prevention strategies

Home and Community Care

  • Performing functional and mobility assessment
  • Completing home safety assessment
  • Prescribing mobility aids and equipment
  • Development and implementation of exercise programs in the management of various musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiorespiratory conditions


  • Designing therapy programs to help clients increase their independence
  • Delivering effective hydrotherapy and land-based exercise programs
  • Driving creativity and challenging the norm in how people with disability are perceived
  • Being a voice and advocating for their needs
  • Collaborating with allied health professionals and family members

What’s on offer

  • Varied caseload – Musculoskeletal, Neurological and Cardiac conditions in a variety of settings
  • Attractive Remuneration Package (up to $90,000)
  • Annual Performance Review and Salary Increase
  • Internal Training & Professional Development
  • $1000 annual PD allowances and paid days off for studies
  • Career Development – Clear pathways to leadership roles
  • Extensive Career and Leadership Progression Opportunities
  • Supportive Multidisciplinary Team
  • Fantastic support, training and mentorship
  • Flexible working hours and a focus on work/life balance

Skills & Qualifications

  • Full AHPRA registration – New graduates welcome to apply
  • Must be based in Australia with full working rights
  • Current flu and COVID-19 vaccination
  • National Police Check
  • National NDIS Worker Screening Check (with online NDIS Worker Orientation Module certificate)
  • Friendly demeanour and caring nature
  • Strong communication, time management and organisational skills
  • Willingness to learn and further physiotherapy career
  • A demonstrated commitment and passion to help others
  • Ability to think creatively, develop programs and implement effective systems

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