St Joseph's Hospital

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

Address

Normanby Road, AUBURN NSW 2144

Website

https://svhs.org.au/home/about-us/st-josephs-hospital

Manager / Contact

Liz TAYLOR

No of FYGs

1

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

11.5 FTE, 1 Physio Assistant

No of hospital beds

82

FYG Clinical Rotations

Rehabilitation

Working hours

8:00am - 4:30pm

Weekend shifts

Nil

Evening shifts

Nil

Accommodation

Nil

Travel

Approximately 5-10 minutes walk from Auburn Station

Street Parking usually within 1-2 Blocks

Orientation Process

A comprehensive orientation to the hospital and department will take place on the first morning of the rotation. To start at 8.00am on the first day.

Education programs

Physiotherapy education is held for 2 hours per week including Journal Club, Clinical Reasoning, Inservice and Peer Review.

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

Rehabilitation

Social Activities

Auburn Station is within walking distance of the hospital.

Support Mechanisms

WSLHD Employee Assistance Program is still available to Auburn District Hospital Secondees whilst on secondment if necessary.

Annual Leave Policy

Annual Leave must be negotiated with The Physiotherapy Manger at St Joseph's Hospital however if planning leave during allocation year please notify Physiotherapy Unit Head Auburn District Hospital so this can be taken into account when planning rotations.