Careers at Melbourne Hand Rehab

Join Our Team


  • Are you looking for an ethical company with job security and a focus on great culture?
  • Are you looking for a place where you will be valued and supported to achieve and contribute?
  • Do you want to be well remunerated and provided with a flexible career pathway with amazing opportunities?

Physiotherapist – Werribee Clinic


We are currently seeking a part time Physiotherapist with hand therapy experience to join our Werribee clinic.


For more details or to apply contact: or fill in our confidential Get in Touch form below.

Hand Therapist – North Essendon Clinic


We are currently seeking a full time Hand Therapist (OT or Physio) to join our North Essendon clinic.


For more details or to apply contact: or via SEEK

Senior Hand Therapist


We are currently seeking a Senior Hand Therapist (Melbourne and Moorabbin clinics) to join our clinical team (physiotherapist or occupational therapist). Full or part time role for a therapist who enjoys working with a surgical caseload.


For more details or to apply contact: or fill in our confidential Get in Touch form below.

Early Career Fellowship in Hand Therapy


The Early Career Fellowship in Hand Therapy is a one year position that provides specialised hand therapy training for early-career physiotherapists and occupational therapists.


We are offering 5 fully funded Fellowship positions for our January intake.


For more information or to apply > Hand Therapy Fellowship

Get in Touch


We are always on the lookout for talented physiotherapists and occupational therapists with an interest in hand therapy. We’d love to hear from you even if a role is not currently available.


Fill out the form below to Get in Touch with Karen for a confidential chat.

    Careers in Hand Therapy and the Early Career Fellowship in Hand Therapy

    Who are Melbourne Hand Rehab?


    Karen Fitt (Physiotherapist and Past President of the Australian Hand Therapy Association) started Melbourne Hand Rehab 30 years ago with a vision to provide excellence in hand therapy care in the private setting. Since then, MHR have helped thousands of people overcome their hand injuries and conditions to get their lives back on track. We are known as experts in providing a full service of hand therapy treatments including splinting, pain management, musicians’ injuries, sports injuries and postoperative rehabilitation.


    The services we offer include work site liaison and assessment, splinting, hydrotherapy, gym work, dry needling, home visits and inpatient work at private hospitals. We work with hand surgeons, pain specialists, other medical specialists, GPs and other allied health professionals. We are also known for our excellence in staff training, taking physios and OTs and nurturing them into excellent hand therapists with our fellowship program.


    Karen is also the author and presenter of the Wrist Course, run through both the APA (Australian Physiotherapy Association) and the AHTA (Australian Hand Therapy Association).

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    Find out more about Melbourne Hand Rehab in the AHTA Fingerprint feature article ‘Building a Positive Team Culture’ HERE

    How to Apply


    If you think this could be the opportunity for you, please watch the video to have a better understanding of what we’re all about at MHR, and get in touch with Karen at Or fill in the confidential Get in Touch form above.

    Melbourne Hand Rehab Team