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Senior Exercise Physiologist & Exercise Physiologist

  • Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, Berri
  • Salary: $86,950 - $100,729 p.a - Temporary Full Time (up to 2 years) - AHP2
  • Salary: $102,641 - $110,094 p.a - Ongoing Full Time - AHP3

Please note that as the Senior Exercise Physiologist & Exercise Physiologist position is multi-classed as either an AHP3 or AHP2, the classification will be determined by qualifications and experience.

The Exercise Physiologist (AHP2) applies clinical experience, increasingly generalist and/or specialist clinical knowledge and professional competence to plan, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive and integrated range of services, appropriate to the needs of the local community. The Exercise Physiologist works under reduced clinical direction and may contribute to the clinical supervision of less experienced allied health professionals, allied health assistants, and students. As a member of a multi-professional team, including health professionals and service providers from other sectors, the Exercise Physiologist, utilizes a combination of preventative, early intervention, treatment/therapy, and evaluation approaches.

The Clinical Senior Exercise Physiologist (AHP3) is an experienced clinician who applies significant clinical and leadership expertise to the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of quality Exercise Physiology services appropriate to the rural and remote context. Operating within a multi-disciplinary service context, the Clinical Senior Exercise Physiologist upholds professional standards and provides complex clinical and consultancy Exercise Physiology services across the region. As a clinical leader, mentor and clinical supervisor the Clinical Senior Exercise Physiologist provides clinical support and profession-specific supervision to less experienced Exercise Physiologists and plays a leadership role in the clinical education of staff and professional students within the region.

Must hold a recognised qualification within the Exercise Physiologist, profession and be eligible for accredited membership of the Exercise and Sports Science Australia Association. For those professions requiring Registration, all requirements to obtain and maintain current registration must be fulfilled. For self-regulated professions it is desirable to participate in the professional association accredited continuing professional development program.

Being part of Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, you will have access to flexible working hours.

The Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, called RMCLHN for short, supports more than 70,000 people living in country South Australia in the towns and surrounds of Renmark, Paringa, Berri, Barmera, Waikerie, Loxton, Pinnaroo, Lameroo, Karoonda, Mannum, Murray Bridge, Tailem Bend, Meningie, Tintinara and Coonalpyn. View this video for more information about working for RMCLHN.

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Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • DHS National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Check
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is - Category A

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine-preventable disease: Occupational Assessment, screening and Vaccination policy in the workplace.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref: 852489
For more information and to apply

Name: Tania Vandepeer
Title: Professional Lead Allied Health RMCLHN
Phone: 0481 053 025

E-mail: [email protected]

Application Closing Date
Monday 5th February 2024 - 11.55 PM