Theatre Practitioner (Bank)

Recruiter
BMI Healthcare.
Location
Bedford
Posted
04 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.

BMI Healthcare’s Manor Hospital has a vacancy for a Theatre Practitioner (Bank) to join their team of staff in the Theatre department.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Chartered Physiotherapist Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Knowledge of CSP and HCPC Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice.
  • Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements.
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance tools.
  • Degree level educated, or equivalent.
  • Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence.
  • Chartered Physiotherapist with vast postgraduate general Physiotherapy experience and relevant experience in a more specialist area.

Duties of this role include:

  • To manage a clinical caseload, providing physiotherapy assessment and treatment to the highest standard.
  • Ensuring excellent patient care is promoted within the hospital.Provide physiotherapy assessment and treatment for inpatients and outpatients.
  • To provide surgical pre-operative assessment for all patients working closely with the multi-disciplinary team.
  • To provide clinical direction for other physiotherapy staff within the team.
  • To provide excellent customer service and promote a professional and caring environment.
  • To ensure compliance with appropriate regulatory and best practice frameworks.
  • To manage a clinical caseload, to the highest standard in every aspect including assessment, treatment and documentation.
  • To undertake other duties delegated by the Clinical Services Manager - Physiotherapy, and to deputise as required, managing the team in line with BMI Healthcare Policies and procedures.
  • To recognise, support and develop excellence in MDT working across all relevant hospital departments at both this and other BMI sites.
  • To work as part of the dynamic physiotherapy team supporting and developing both team members and the service.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.