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How to resign from your Allied Health position like a pro

Whether you love or loathe your Allied Health job, resigning can be hard! That initial conversation is almost always awkward, and the lead-up can be agonising. Luckily, there are steps you can take to prepare for your resignation to make it slightly less painful (and also serve as a distraction!). Here’s a few: Sign with…

Hate your new job? Advice for what Allied Health workers can do next from an experienced recruiter

So, you’ve resigned from your job, started your brand new role and … you hate it. Awkward. You wish you had your old job back. Even more awkward. Or is it? Here at Medijobs Australia, we are A NO SHAME ZONE. We want Allied Health Professionals across Australia to stop letting their feelings of shame…

How to get qualified to work in Occupational Rehab if you’re an Exercise Physiologist

If you are an ESSA-accredited Exercise Physiologist wanting to work in Occupational Rehab, here’s what you need to know. Benefits of working in Occupational Rehab There are many benefits to working in Occupational Rehab (Occ Rehab), including: It offers flexibility around start and finish times, extra paid leave, Rostered Days off, part-time and contracting work…

How to start working as an Allied Health Assistant (AHA) in Australia

What is an AHA? Allied Health Assistants (AHAs) work under the supervision and delegation of an Allied Health professional to assist with therapeutic and program-related activities. AHAs assist professions such as: Physiotherapists | Social workers | Occupational therapists | Speech pathologists. They play a vital role in providing high quality and safe Allied Health services…

Job-seekers: Yes, you CAN change your mind on a job offer you turned down

Picture this: you’re unhappy at your current place of work. You enlist the help of a reputable recruitment agency with stellar reviews to help you find a new job. It goes well – you receive multiple offers! But when you go to tell your current employer that you intend to resign, they hit you up…

The job benefits Allied Health employees want now

Finding it hard to attract and retain top talent? You’re not alone. With a record low unemployment rate of 3.9%, the job market has become very competitive lately, and employers are feeling it. Allied Health workers are exceptionally savvy, especially if they’ve been in the industry for 12 months or more! They’ve studied hard and…

Why your Allied Health organisation should try the 4-day work week (and how we do it)

Since COVID-19 turned the working world upside down, there’s been a lot of talk around how to get people back into offices. What will it take? Higher salaries? More work-from-home flexibility? Perhaps a rap-style video? Or maybe it’s what we at Medijobs Australia have been doing for over 15 years: the 4-day work week. BENEFITS…

3 unexpected ways an Allied Health recruiter could make your work transitions easier

When you think Allied Health recruiter, you think job boards, right? But actually, we do a lot more than just post jobs online. We are confidantes, counsellors and cheerleaders. We’re also professional negotiators – solving problems is what we do, and you’d be amazed how many times people need a good problem-solver in their lives!…