Careers at The Friendlies

My Company  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Allied Health

The Position

Due to continued growth, we have a unique opportunity in a busy private hospital setting for a Podiatrist to join a well-established and committed multidisciplinary team of Allied Health professionals encompassing Podiatry, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy.

This exciting opportunity provides you with the opportunity to join the team either as a hospital employee or the option to be engaged on a contractual basis and grow your own business. The Friendly Society Private Hospital has an extensive and growing Allied Health Service providing both inpatient and outpatient care.

The Friendlies

Affectionately known as The Friendlies, we have become a leading employer of choice due to our friendly and values based culture, as well as our ongoing commitment to staff development and training. With 78% of our workforce stating that our organisation is ‘Truly a great place to work’ we think we are on the right track!

The Person

Strong emphasis will be placed on the applicant’s ability to demonstrate the organisations values of Friendliness, Courage, Compassion, Wisdom and Diligence, as well as their ability to commit to and apply these values in the workplace.

Key Selection Criteria

  1. Bachelor of Podiatry and current registration with AHPRA.
  2. Demonstrated knowledge of best practice clinical standards and the ability to provide high quality assessment and intervention to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  3. Demonstrated ability to maintain integrated service delivery and follow up, as well as coordinate and communicate with relevant internal and external providers.
  4. Proven ability to utilise interpersonal skills to build rapport and trust to promote confidence with both patients, their supports and peers within the multi-disciplinary health team.

How to Apply

If you are passionate about providing complete patient care and delivering exceptional customer service, please submit the following:

  1. A cover letter and detailed resume (including 2 professional referees)
  2. A statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria (maximum two pages)
  3. Submit your application on our website and complete the Application for Employment form.

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be shortlisted. Applications close 17 October 2019.

The Benefits

As a part of The Friendlies team, you will enjoy:

  • Attractive salary packaging options and a variety of additional discounts and benefits within our hospital and pharmacies
  • Career development opportunities and commitment to ongoing training, education and professional development
  • Family friendly work environment with professional child care services
  • Relocation assistance

Learn more about why The Friendlies is a great place to work at

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a mandatory condition of employment for this role for you are vaccinated, and remain during your employment, against the following vaccine preventable diseases: Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis B.

Position Summary

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Position classification: Podiatrist
  • Remuneration: $71 689 to $93 682 per annum
  • Remuneration: $2 757 to $3 603 per fortnight
  • Hours per week: 38 hrs per week
  • Job Number: JV0421