Career opportunity – Peak Performance Podiatry, Canberra

Part-time opportunity available with Peak Performance Podiatry for an early career Sports & Exercise Podiatrist.

Peak Performance Podiatry is a sports & exercise podiatry clinic in Canberra with locations in Braddon, Dickson and Casey. 

The team are seeking an early career podiatrist/new graduate who is eager to grow and thrive in the field of sports & exercise podiatry.

What's on offer:

  • As a valued member of the Peak Performance Podiatry team you get high level access to in house CPD 
  • Annual paid CPD to SMA & SEPA Conferences (flights, accommodation and tickets)
  • Regular in-house and external local CPD opportunities. 
  • Balanced work-life balance meaning you can choose consult hours, rest breaks and admin times.
  • A competitive base salary of $75,000 – $85,000 (+Super) for Level 1 Podiatrists (salary guides below)
  • Structured mentoring and support and individual tailored plans to suit your professional development. 
  • Full Administration Support.
  • Musculoskeletal, Sports & Exercise Podiatry Caseload. 
  • Easy-to-use, time-saving in-house software patient management & exercise cloud systems
  • Growing team and career opportunity
  • Working options for independently and/or as part of a multidisciplinary team at all of our clinic locations.
  • Working in a close-knit team with an open door policy
  • Opportunity to build your own patient load that reflects your niche and focus preferences.


All remuneration below is based off a standard 38-hour, five day week and will be pro-rata to the amount of days/hours you do. Below is a base guide on retainer wages:

  • Grade 1 – Podiatrist – $75,000 – $85,000 p/a ($37.96 – $43.01 p/h) Retainer, 40% Commission + Super (Commission available after 6 months pending performance)
  • Grade 2 – Associate Podiatrist – $86,000 – $95,000 p/a ($43.50 – $48.08 p/h) Retainer, 42% Commission + Super (or 47% + GST contractor option $110,000-$160,000)
  • Grade 3 – Senior Podiatrist – $96,000 – $105,000 p/a ($48.59 – $53.14 p/h) Retainer, 45% Commission + Super (or 50% + GST contractor option $130,000-$180,000) 
  • Grade 4 – Managing Podiatrist – $106,000 – $115,000+ p/a ($53.64 – $58.20 p/h) Retainer, 48% Commission + Super (or 52% + GST contractor option $160,000 – $200,000+)

This role is for a Grade 1 Podiatrist where the expectation is a new graduate or early career podiatrist seeking to work and develop in the roles of sports & exercise podiatry and expanding knowledge in strength & conditioning and rehabilitation. 

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in Podiatry with AHPRA Registration as a General Podiatrist (and appropriate insurances)

  • Candidates with membership with Sports & Exercise Podiatry Australia (SEPA) and Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) (AND/OR a similar professional focused organisation) will be looked favourably upon

  • An A4 summary of yourself and why you are choosing to work in podiatry.

Enquiries and applications can be directed to Patrick Doan via by 30th June 2024

Related Posts

SEPA Members

Q&A With Damir Metljak

SEPA member, Damir Metljak has successfully completed the Certified Sports Podiatry Pathway. Learn more about Damir’s career and his journey to certification as a sports podiatrist.

Read More
SEPA Members

Q&A with Tim Pain

Tim Pain SEPA wouldn’t be where it is today without the contribution of its members. Over the years, Tasmanian-based sports podiatrist, Tim Pain, has helped…

Read More

At the present time, SEPA memberships are processed through the APODA website. You will be directed to the APODA site to complete your SEPA membership signup.