Part-time - Senior 1 Physiotherapist FTC

Recruiter
The Wellington Hospital
Location
Farringdon
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About The Facility

HCA Healthcare UK offers ground-breaking innovation, leading the way in complex care. As part of the HCA group, we offer a market-leading benefits package including staff pension, flexible annual leave scheme, full private healthcare, dental insurance and much more.

You will be provided with the opportunity to develop your career and we are committed to helping you achieve this by providing appraisals, mentorship and further training / development opportunities.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work at the cutting edge of private healthcare with world class specialists at the height of their careers.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please send through your details we would be happy to accommodate an informal visit as part of your application process and look forward to meeting you!



Job Description

The Senior 1 Physiotherapist post offers an excellent range of rotations between impatient neurological rehabilitation, prolonged disorders of consciousness unit and neurology outpatients. The service covers a 46-bedded Rehabilitation Unit and a 10-bedded Prolonged Disorders of Consciousness Unit which both have an established interdisciplinary team approach.

Salary - Competitive

This is a part time role on a Fixed Term Contract for 12 months.

Working Monday, Wednesday & Friday (Flexibility Required)

Benefits: Mentorship programme training, strong team environment, hands on management, structured career development, funded courses, health and wellbeing support system. Support for continous learning opportunities with the latest cutting edge technology and medical innovation. Private pension, private medical care cover, guaranteed annual salary review and much more that you can expect from a world class private healthcare organisation.



Duties & Responsibilities

* To carry out accurate physiotherapy assessment, clinical diagnosis and treatment of patients with complex neurological needs.
* To provide clinical supervision and facilitate the learning and development of Senior 2 staff members and therapy assistants on the rehabilitation unit.
* To formulate and implement individual physiotherapy treatment programs to meet service and patient needs.
* To provide physiotherapy intervention where there may be barriers to understanding, such as foreign language or due to speech/hearing/visual impairment and cognitive/perceptual difficulties.
* Organise and lead in-service training sessions in conjunction with Lead Physiotherapist.
* Evaluate patient progress as well as Develop and implement comprehensive discharge plans.



Skills & Experience

* Health Professions Council Physiotherapy registration.
* Physiotherapy degree qualification or equivalent.
* Post registration clinical experience in neurology including rehabilitation.
* Proven leadership and supervisory experience.
* Knowledge and understanding of a neurophysiology and a wide range of approaches to the management of neurological patients.
* Good time management and organisational skills with the ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.



About The Individual

HCA Healthcare UK offers ground-breaking innovation, leading the way in complex care. As part of the HCA group, we offer a market-leading benefits package including staff pension, flexible annual leave scheme, full private healthcare, dental insurance and much more.

You will be provided with the opportunity to develop your career and we are committed to helping you achieve this by providing appraisals, mentorship and further training / development opportunities.

Working in this role- would be ideal for a Physiotherapist open to enhancing their career in Neuro Physiotherapy, able to learn how to live through their patients and embrace new treatments and innovative trends with the defined philosophy of life in all its stages.