Located in Lilydale, Belgrave and Healesville, Inspiro is your local health service. Call 9028 0153.

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Why work with us?

Inspiro exists to inspire healthier lives. We do this by enhancing health and wellbeing for all people in the Yarra Ranges community through responsive, affordable, accessible and high-quality health care.   Some of the benefits of working for us include:

  • Salary Packaging              
  • Novated Leasing     
  • Generous salary and benefits under various Enterprise Bargaining Agreements
  • Employee Reward and Recognition Program
  • Employee Scholarships up to $10,000 annually
  • Learning & Professional Development opportunities
  • On-site parking 
  • Subsidised on-site Pilates classes
  •  Flexible, family friendly and outcome focused culture
  • Individualised supervision and professional development coaching
  • Volunteer leave available 

Scroll down to view our current employment opportunities. 

Podiatrist

We have a full time maternity leave contract until August 2020. Based out of our Lilydale & Belgrave sites, our Podiatrists work with clients from a variety of backgrounds and with a broad range of conditions.  We aim to assist clients to maintain their independence and function well in their community.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide a high quality podiatry service
  • Plan treatment programs with clients that reflect the needs of the client whilst aiming to promote independence and enhanced quality of life
  • Develop, promote and implement programs which promote a multidisciplinary approach to client care

This role requires:

  • A degree or post-graduate diploma approved by Australian Podiatry Association
  • Currency of registration with AHPRA as Podiatrist
  • Clinical Expertise in Chronic disease management especially Diabetes and vascular disease
  • Clinical expertise in wound care and orthotic prescription and manufacture
  • Sound knowledge of both pediatric and aged care podiatry needs
  • Experience in working with a broad client base, with a range of functional impairments
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License and ability to drive a range of vehicles 


Adult Speech Pathologist

We have a 3 day a week maternity leave vacancy for a qualified Grade 2 Speech Pathologist who is experienced in working with adult clients with NDIS funding. Days are flexible and there is potential to offer later appointments on a Tuesday if required.
You will work with a range of other experienced professionals working with the NDIS and will be supported to expand your experience.

To be successful in this role you will have a good understanding of the NDIS, and goal-based care. This is a maternity leave position with potential for ongoing employment if demand grows.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Work in partnership with NDIS clients across a variety of ages whose goals relate primarily to communication and social skills
  • Complete complex assessments using both dynamic assessments and a range of assessment tools/frameworks
  • Develop and implement treatment/intervention plans based on clinical assessment, client centred goals and evidence based practice
  • Provide best practice assessment and intervention for augmentative and alternative communication, language and social pragmatics across the life span
  • Provide assessment and management of clients presenting with dysphagia
  • Write reports for the NDIS, being able to convey assessment results in a clear and easy to understand format for readers who are not familiar with speech pathology specific terminology

Role requires:

  • Tertiary qualifications in speech pathology and eligibility for practicing membership of Speech Pathology Australia
  • Demonstrated ability to assess individuals with complex communication needs. assess and implement non electronic and electronic augmentative and alternative communication with a range of client ability and ages
  • Assess and implement therapy for individuals whose goals relate to social skills improvement

Oral Health Therapist

Permanent, part time contract working 2 / 3 days across our Lilydale and Belgrave locations.

Utilising your Oral Health Therapist experience, this position is responsible for the delivery of dental services to members of the community in accordance with best practice standards. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Deliver high quality client focused care in accordance with best practice guidelines 
  • Provide oral health promotion information to clients within the clinical setting

  • Commit to ongoing professional development and achieve individual performance goals

  • Provide leadership and supervision to clinical support employees

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Dental qualification eligible for registration as a Oral Health Therapist with AHPRA
  • Ionizing Radiation Apparatus Operating License in Victoria
  • Experience in Public Dentistry is advantageous 

General and Family Violence Counsellor

We have a permanent four-day a week vacancy for a suitably qualified Social Worker with Mental Health Accreditation.

To be successful in the role, you must be eligible for membership with the Australian Association of Social Worker’s (AASW), with demonstrated experience in counselling and an understanding of, and commitment to, family violence principles and practices.
Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide high quality counselling services to clients of Inspiro
  • Identify, assess, plan and implement effective intervention for clients and, where relevant their families, which:
    • client directed, collaborative and consultative.
    • aims to promote independence, resilience and enhanced quality of life.
  • Participate in the planning, delivery and evaluation of group programs as appropriate including co-facilitation of groups with other members of the team.
  • Provide service coordination, consultation and ongoing feedback to referring agents and other relevant agencies through case liaison, preparing high quality assessment, review and discharge reports and communicating with external agencies.

This role requires:

  • Tertiary qualifications in social work and eligibility for membership of AASW
  • Current Mental Health accreditation or actively working towards
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience in working with people with mental health illness
  • Capacity to provide high quality family violence counselling to a diverse range of clients
  • Knowledge of Family Therapy and/or Trauma Informed Practice
  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence and ability to drive a range of vehicles as required

To apply for any of the above vacancies: 

Please send your cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and resume to employment@inspiro.org.au.  

Only people legally entitled to work in Australia need apply.  You are required to have a current employment related Working with Children Check.  Successful candidates who have resided overseas will be required to provide an international police record check prior to commencement of work.

 

Interlink Volunteer

We have a volunteer vacancy for a dedicated, committed individual to assist with the Interlink Program.   The Interlink Program provides a structured activity program for adults with an Intellectual disability. The aim of the program is to provide a social atmosphere in which clients can interact, develop their individual physical, emotional, social and intellectual potential and further their independence. Each term has a theme around which activities are structured.

You will be involved with:

  • Assist in the setting up of the program
  • Observe the clients for progress and safety and report any concerns to staff member
  • Assist with delivery of program under the direction of the staff members
  • Encourage clients to be independent but be willing to assist them when required
  • Assist with the packing up after the program
  • Assist staff on outings with getting around safely and getting in and out of the bus or cars
  • Assist in being a driver on outings

To qualify for the role, you will need the following :

  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • A willingness to work under the direction of a member of staff.
  • Patience and good verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work with and be accepting of a broad range of people
  • Some group work experience and skills would be advantageous
  • Full driver’s licence

You will be required once a week on a Wednesday from 10am to 3pm at our office located at 1616 – 1624 Burwood Highway, Belgrave

For further information and full position description click here, or contact Alisa McBurney, Occupational Therapist on 03 9738 8801 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. 

Please send your resume addressing the key selection criteria via e-mail to abbie.pearson@inspiro.org.au.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a Police check prior to commencement of work and hold a current volunteer Working with Children Check.

 

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Affordable dental and free dental for children


Affordable physio 


Counselling  for youth, families and adults


Podiatry


Speech therapy for children and adults and occupational therapy


Free children and family support 


Dietetics and expert nutrition advice.


Diabetes education


Play, exercise, development and social groups for children, adults and the elderly 


Quit smoking and alcohol and drug support groups


Free in school teeth checks for primary school students


Interest free loans and university scholarships


Exercise physiology

 

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Inspiro provides health services to the Eastern and South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, including but not limited to these suburbs: Badger Creek, Bayswater, Bayswater North, Belgrave, Belgrave Heights, Belgrave South, Boronia, Chirnside Park, Coldstream, Croydon North, Croydon, Croydon Hills, East Warburton, Emerald, Ferny Creek, Healesville, Heathmont, Hoddles Creek, Kallista, Kalorama, Kilsyth South, Kilsyth, Launching Place, Lilydale, Lysterfield, Macclesfield, Menzies Creek, Millgrove, Monbulk, Montrose, Mooroolbark, Mount Dandenong, Mount Evelyn, Narre Warren East, Olinda, Ringwood, Ringwood North, Sassafras, Selby, Seville, Seville East, Silvan, Tecoma, The Patch, Tremont, Upper Ferntree Gully, Upwey, Wandin, Wandin North, Warrandyte South, Warranwood, Warburton, Wesburn, Wonga Park, Woori Yallock, Yarra Valley, Yarra Glen, Yarra Junction and Yellingbo.