Regional Allied Health Team Leader

Bundaberg QLD, Australia

  • Generous five weeks annual leave with the ability to purchase more
  • Salary packaging benefits that greatly increase take-home pay
  • Family friendly and flexible workplaces

Churches of Christ in Queensland, Residential Aged Care, Wide Bay Region

Permanent, full-time opportunity

Imagine a job where everything you did made a difference 

About the role

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference and oversee evidence based interventions.

As the Allied Health Team Leader, you will guide and support our current practicing Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy staff across the Wide Bay Region. In collaboration with Service Managers, you will have the opportunity to manage and monitor Allied Health programs based on the needs of each residential aged care service.

Welcoming your experience and innovative ideas, you will be responsible for the continuous promotion of wellness and restorative care programs, exercise based interventions and falls prevention. As part of your role, you will advocate Churches of Christ Allied Health programs and initiatives across the region.

During your varied days, you will be required to engage with a range of stakeholders including auditors and external providers. Overseeing Allied Health compliance and accountability, you will maintain accurate Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) documentation.

About you

You are a transformational leader who assimilates seamlessly with your team members and can mentor them to overcome organisational hurdles and achieve shared goals. You are often commended on your enthusiasm, imagination, creativity and the ability to form relationships with a wide variety of people.

Your experience and qualifications for the role should include:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Physiotherapist;
  • Applied knowledge of ACFI and accreditation requirements, in relation to the provision of physiotherapy;
  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership role;
  • Current Senior First Aid certificate is highly desirable.

Importantly, you will be someone who closely aligns with our organisational values of: modelling unconditional love; behaving with integrity; and being good stewards. 

Who we are

We offer over 200 services in more than 100 communities, positively impacting around 45,000 lives each year. Our care services range from children, youth and family services, early intervention and protection, affordable housing, and seniors and support living, making us one of Australia's largest, most diverse not-for-profit organisations.

In particular, we operate 28 residential aged care services that include specialties such as dementia, palliative and respite care.

Imagine working for us

Our values encourage us to be accepting of differences and embrace all. Our size and variety offers you real choice and opportunities to grow your career. You'll also find we offer a family friendly work culture.

Remuneration packages come complete with salary-packaging benefits that can increase your take-home pay along with a generous five weeks of annual leave and the ability to purchase more ( for eligible employees) . To ensure your career can grow, we are constantly exploring innovative training and development programs. Most importantly, you will help us to positively impact the lives of thousands of vulnerable Australians. Just imagine that.

To apply

To apply for this position please click the "Apply" button.  For further information, please contact Annette Painter on 0407 146 862.

We actively encourage and invite applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for all our positions. 

Applications close: Applications will be reviewed as they are received


Team Leader - Allied Health (SSL_RAC).pdf


Type: Permanent

Category: Residential Aged Care

Reference ID: AM000383

Date Posted: 30/05/2019