Spirometry Trainer / Assessor

Published - 21st Jan 19

Spirometry Trainer / Assessor

Location: QLD / Brisbane / National

  • Contractor or casual employee position.
  • Be part of a growing organisation.

Allied Health Trainer / Assessor – (Spirometry)

KINNECT is a company driven by values, staff enjoyment and the outcomes for our clients.  We care about our people and their continued career development.   We actively seek ‘A Players’, those who go above and beyond, those who are strong team players and those who embrace challenges.  They say ‘variety is the spice of life’, however we believe it is the essence of KINNECT.   

We are a vibrant multi-disciplinary team of Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologists, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Nurses, Rehabilitation Counsellors, Doctors, Safety Professionals and Trainers.  We pride ourselves on delivering objective, outcome focused interventions and do so using the latest technologies to make your life easier.

Having 10 offices throughout Australia means that we are big enough to service our clients nationally but small enough to retain a boutique feel and tight knit atmosphere.

About the Opportunity
Due to continued growth, KINNECT Training currently has contract or casual Trainer positions available for the delivery of Spirometry training programs. 

This opportunity requires the applicant to meet the Trainer / Assessor requirements for TSANZ Standards for Delivery of Spirometry for Coal Mine Workers as noted in the below.

Qualifications and staff ratios of course providers Spirometry training courses should be co-ordinated and run by a suitably respiratory qualified person(s) with substantial experience in the theoretical and practical aspects of spirometry measurement and interpretation.  A respiratory scientist who has passed the Certified Respiratory Function Scientist (CRFS) examination and has at least five years of experience in a TSANZ accredited respiratory function laboratory would meet these criteria.

It would be highly desirable if the applicant also held a formal qualification in Training and Assessing which met the vocational education and training requirements for the delivery of accredited training (eg TAE40116 - Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, or equivalent).

In addition, opportunities for the delivery of other accredited and non-accredited training may be available to the right person which could include workplace health related training programs including –

  • Occupational Health Nursing
  • Fatigue management
  • Manual handling / ergonomics
  • Rehabilitation and return to work
  • Fitness for work
  • Drug and alcohol education
  • Preventing slips, trips and falls.

To ensure your success, you would ideally have:

  • Allied health qualifications (Exercise Physiologist / Occupational Therapist / Physiotherapist / Nurse or similar)
  • Meet the TSANZ Spirometry Trainer Assessor requirements
  • Experience in the delivery of training programs            
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment (desired but not essential for non-accredited training)
  • The ability to train in various locations in Brisbane and regionally
  • Own reliable vehicle
  • The ability to provide relevant training referees

Highly competitive remuneration will be commensurate with skills, experience and style of engagement (i.e. contractor or casual). 

Please submit enquiries and applications, along with employment history to training@kinnect.com.au


Organisation: KINNECT Training
Organisation Address: www.kinnecttraining.com.au
Contact Name: Jonathan Wilson
Contact Email: jonathan@kinnect.com.au
Contact Phone: 0488198998
How to Apply: Email