Grafton Base

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

Address

Arthur Street, GRAFTON NSW 2460

Website

Manager / Contact

Robert NEWELL

No of FYGs

5 F/T, 3 P/T

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

No of hospital beds

103

FYG Clinical Rotations

Working hours

On-call 8.30am - 5.00pm. Weekends and Public Holidays approximately 1:5

Weekend shifts

Evening shifts

Accommodation

On-call 8.30am - 5.00pm. Weekends and Public Holidays approximately 1:5

Travel

Orientation Process

Provided in consultation with the Chief Physiotherapists of Grafton and Bankstown - Lidcombe Hospital. Departmental orientation on first day.

Education programs

Inservice Education during secondment (fortnightly).

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

Social Activities

A wide range of sporting activities including squash, tennis, netball, triathlon, volleyball, aerobics and many more. Grafton is approximately half way between Coffs Harbour and Byron Bay. Bush walking in nearby National Parks. Beaches for swimming, diving and surfing. River for boating activities - rowing, skiing, sailing; Amateur theatre. Art/craft adult education courses (ACE)

Support Mechanisms

Annual Leave Policy