Hornsby Kuring-Gai

Participating hospital information updated Friday 29th July 2016. Please contact specific hospitals if further information is required.

Address

Palmerston Road, Hornsby NSW 2077

Website

Manager / Contact

Patricia Norton 0477 398 005

No of FYGs

2

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

40

No of hospital beds

250

FYG Clinical Rotations

ICU and Medical Wards

Surgical

Rehabilitation

Outpatients

 

Working hours

  • 0800 - 1630

Weekend shifts

  • Some weekend shifts on a roster basis

Evening shifts

Some rotations may require the staff member to work 0930 - 1800

Accommodation

Nil

Travel

N/A

Orientation Process

  • One day mandatory Corporate Orientation
  • Induction to the department completed over the first month

Education programs

  • Fortnightly inservice education available through the department
  • Some support to attend external courses

Pre-Requisites e.g. D/L; Interest in clinical areas relevant to facility

Nil

Social Activities

  • Active social calendar
  • Close to national parks
  • A varied number of sporting competitions available in the local area

Support Mechanisms

Formal Supervision and mentoring provided.

Annual Leave Policy

Minimal annual leave approved in first year.

Can be negotiated on a case by case basis. depending on the circumstances.