Allied Health

People assisting patients with physio, speech and injury rehabilitation

If you want to work with people, helping them achieve their best health then a position as an Allied Health Assistant will lead you into this rewarding career where you are able to promote the wellbeing of many people.

Our hands-on learning approach gives you valuable practical experience, with all programs undertaken through both simulated and real workplace environments.

if you are employed in the allied health industry you can undertake courses as a traineeship where you will learn to provide therapeutic and program-related support under the guidance of allied health professionals. 

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Salary range

Physical Therapy Assistant $41,852 - $63,667
Occupational Therapy Assistant $42,492 - $59,820
Health Care Assistant $44,126 - $63,673

Source: Criteria based on Australian occupations AUD. Updated 19/09/19
Note: salaries are a guide only, and are dependent on a range of factors including your experience, employer, and location.

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The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

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