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Phone
03 9304 2263

Email
glenroy.ss@edumail.vic.gov.au

Address
208 Hilton Street Glenroy VIC 3046

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Physio Therapist

The physiotherapists at Glenroy Specialist School:

  • Help children learn to move, develop and play at a level appropriate for them.
  • Assess and prescribe equipment children may need to assist with their weight-bearing and mobility at school.
  • Talk with other health professionals as required, and with parental consent, to help co-ordinate a child’s return to school after illness, hospitalisation or surgery.
  • Teach strategies to assist students to reach their potential for independence.
  • Providing staff training on safe manual handling techniques and on the correct use of equipment to ensure the safety of both staff and students.
  • Help modify the immediate environment to maximise every student's ability to access their learning programs.
  • Work closely with other therapy disciplines and teaching staff to ensure that everyone is working towards helping each student achieve their learning goals.