Exercise Physiologist


We have an amazing opportunity for a dynamic Accredited Exercise Physiologist to join our friendly and supportive team located in Hervey Bay.

About Us
Healthy Lifestyles Australia (HLA) has provided dietetic/nutrition, exercise physiology and diabetes education services in Queensland for the past 10 years, currently servicing more than 120 rural and metropolitan medical centers and facilities. We specialize in chronic disease management and prevention, however can assist in a wide variety of cases (e.g. sports performance, NDIS, aged care consultation, insurance, public speaking, exercise group classes, etc). Our mission is to promote healthy lifestyles in the Australian population and to prevent and manage chronic disease through physical activity and nutrition.

Why Join Us:

  • Friendly team- enjoy working with a close-knit and supportive team with main management personnel contactable 24/7.
  • Career development- pathways into senior positions for the right candidate, as well as monthly business & professional development meetings.
  • Great culture- we value our staff and host yearly team getaways for networking and learning.
  • Existing caseload- you will be kept busy with our existing patient list.
  • Company allowances- laptop, printer, ink and an internet dongle are provided as a part of your role.
  • Great location- located right by the beach with many activities and amazing landscape.

About The Role
An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and enthusiastic Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) to become a part of a proactive company and work collaboratively with our Dietitians, along with other allied health and medical staff.

You will be working across our head office, a personalised Exercise Physiology studio, medical centers, gyms, and pools within Hervey Bay, Maryborough and surrounds. The successful applicant will be working on a full-time basis, stepping into an existing patient load and will be servicing medical centers and allied health facilities which have an established referral base.

New graduates are welcome to apply however experience will be of value. Applicants who are awaiting their graduation and subsequent ESSA accreditation are also encouraged to apply.

*Professional Development Scholarships (up to $10,000) may be available for the right candidate*

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Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide evidence-based advice and treatment in the areas of chronic disease prevention and management, health and fitness and musculoskeletal health.
  • Measure and assess the patients’ exercise history and fitness levels along with interpreting anthropometric data.
  • Facilitate and instruct community exercise classes where required.
  • Public speaking- to present informative talks about a range of health topics on exercise/physical activity where required.
  • Travel to the required service delivery location and provide exemplary service to your clients.

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Skills and Experience

  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia.
  • Accredited Exercise Physiologist through Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA). This accreditation is ESSENTIAL.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain rapport.
  • Applicants who also hold dual accreditations in other professions are highly encouraged to apply, however, this is not a requirement of the position.

To Apply
If you would like to apply for this position with Healthy Lifestyles Australia please submit your cover letter and resume and address to Tegan Douglas (HR Manager). If applying via Indeed please upload all documents in one file.

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Work Remotely:

  • No