Physiotherapy Aide - Crown Gardens

About IRT

IRT is an equal opportunity employer. We find excellence in diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. If this role stands out to you but you don’t feel like you ‘’tick all the boxes’’, we strongly encourage you to apply nonetheless. We value diversity across experience.

Founded in 1969, IRT’s mission was to provide better options in housing and care for older people. Now 50 years later, our purpose remains the same.

We improve the lives of more than 9100 people every day in NSW, the ACT and Qld. We’re one of Australia’s largest community-owned providers of independent living, aged care and home care. We’re proud to have more than 40 communities and home care service hubs in NSW, the ACT and Qld.

We are proud of our culture and employ people across a diverse range of occupations, backgrounds and skills, who are passionate and committed to creating a better world for all older Australians.

About the Role

IRT Crown Gardens, Batemans Bay is looking for a Physiotherapy Aide who is passionate about enhancing the physical mobility and quality of life of our clients by following individual routines, reporting change and supporting the provision of physiotherapy. Reporting to the Care Manager you will deliver physiotherapy programs to meet the diverse physical needs of our residents.


We are looking at someone who can work Part time basis, Monday to Friday 9:00am to 3.30pm each week.


Your Responsibilities: 

  • Implement physiotherapy programs within a group settings or on a one-to-one basis as directed by a physiotherapist
  • Assist and motivate in the facilitation of maintaining resident independence
  • Daily preparation of treatment areas, setting up equipment and completing the associated documentation
  • Assisting in the development and review of resident care plans

To Be Successful You Will Have

  • Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (specialising in Physiotherapy) or equivalent.
  • A Certificate IV in Leisure & Heath or another relevant qualification, 
  • Previous experience in the design and development of Physio programs (desirable)
  • Previous experience or knowledge of transfers and mobility, pain management, equipment use, and biomechanics 
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise your own work to meet the daily requirements of the Physio Aide
  • Effective problem solving skills with the ability to generate new ideas and solutions 

Benefits for You

  • Competetive pay and more cash in your pocket (less tax) with not-for-profit salary packaging
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Birthday leave - relax and take a day off on us!
  • Professional and career development opportunities
  • Multiple career pathways
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free counselling via Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and staff wellness program

How to Apply

If you feel this is the right role for you, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click the “Apply now” button, fill in your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll be in touch to discuss your application. Or alternatively, please contact IRT Recruitment.

All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, pre-employment functional assessment and a National Criminal History Check.