BJC Health is a unique rheumatology centre that provides an innovative and multi-disciplinary approach for those with rheumatic disease. The past 17 years has allowed us to build a truly client centred model of care through the delivery of "connected care". Connected care requires the integration of services such as rheumatology, physiotherapy, exercise physiology, dietetics and massage therapy. It is this integration of every aspect of our organisation that is crucial to delivering our vision. With new and exciting work spaces, and a team of like minded individuals focused on delivering world class service, BJC Health is unmatched in its field. We are currently implementing a business strategy that is focused on positioning the business for significant growth towards our vision of helping those with rheumatic disease to live and feel better.
About the Role - Full-time/Part-time position reporting to the Allied Health manager. We are looking for someone who is open to work during peak times (before and/or after normal business hours including Saturdays) to deliver massage therapy sessions in a private practice setting. - Work within our multidisciplinary team to ensure integration between services promoting Connected Care involving our Physiotherapists, Rheumatologists, Exercise Physiologists and Dietitians - There is a proportion of our patients who request seeing a female therapist only
Clinical Responsibilities - Working in our Chatswood clinic - Remedial massage shifts with flexible hours but there is a need to work Saturdays - Wide and varied caseload including complex cases - We are the leaders in rheumatic disease and inflammatory conditions, an opportunity lies in becoming an expert in this field
Professional Development - BJC Health fosters self-development and continuing professional education. It is an essential component when working with us. Your position will allow you to attend national conferences and courses. - In-house education and mentoring will be provided. These occur on a regular basis. - Attendance at our annual rheumatology conference is encouraged - We would encourage and support further post-graduate study
Culture and Characteristics Required for the Role A social and interactive environment exists at BJC Health where team members often socialise and participate in team/fitness activities. We would welcome another healthy, fit and active person with a bright and welcoming personality to join us.
This role would suit an experienced massage therapist or an exceptional new graduate. To be considered for this role, applicants must: - Have a Diploma of Remedial Massage - Have Professional Indemnity Insurance - Have Professional Association membership - Be registered with all health funds
Opportunities - Learn from our experienced massage therapists and be part of the team - Clinical mentoring is available from our allied health seniors and managers too. They have significant expertise in the sports, musculoskeletal and fitness arena but at the same time have worked in the rheumatology field for 15 years. - If the successful candidate performs well with their workload, there is an opportunity to be involved with our social media and marketing strategy such as producing blogs/vlogs regularly. - Innovate how massage therapy is delivered so that more people can benefit from our services. - Mentoring and leadership opportunities exists if the candidate excels
Remuneration - The remuneration package will be commission based under a license agreement. All equipment and massage essentials are provided. - A salary package can be negotiated especially if the successful candidate excels