Specialist Physiotherapist- Chatham, Kent
Spire Alexandra are looking to recruit a capable and experienced Physiotherapist to join the team. As a qualified Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, you will enjoy diversity in this role. You will be involved working as part of a wider, multi-disciplinary team in the wards to rehabilitate patients and prepare for discharge. Our Physiotherapists also complete various outpatient work, which ensures this role is continually varied and interesting due to the range of clinical challenges.
**Will consider full or part time applicants
The Spire Alexandra is located in Kent and is approximately eight miles from Maidstone and five miles from Chatham. We offer everything from health screening and checks, to acute and minor surgery through to professional recovery and rehabilitation. Our facilities boasts two laminar flow theatres and 32 beds across two ward areas, an endoscopy suite, imaging department, physiotherapy and outpatient consulting rooms. Our outpatient department is open six days a week, including evenings, offering flexible appointments for patients.
We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
Excellent work life balance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Wellness screening, Eyesight tests, Cycle to work, Discount portal (including cash back and reloadable cards). All Spire Hospitals also offer free parking and a subsidised staff canteen.
Duties and responsibilities
- Provide highly skilled and specialised assessment, diagnosis and treatment for patients within the in-patient/out-patient service
- Take the lead role in physiotherapy assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patient caseload
- Ensure the team delivers effective physiotherapy by providing appropriate clinical leadership, managerial support and educational and development expertise
- Develop knowledge and practice in own area of work
- Improve quality
Who we are looking for
This role will suit an experienced Physiotherapist who is a competent team player, who has the desire to learn and develop whilst supporting other team members with knowledge, skills and experience. You will hold a BSc. Physiotherapy and be experienced and qualified in Musculoskeletal physiotherapy.
Who are we
Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group with 39 hospitals, 10 clinics and 1 Specialist Cancer Care Centre across England, Wales and Scotland. We deliver to the highest standard of care, and we've been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for nearly 40 years. A career at Spire Healthcare offers variety, development and outstanding teamwork
Join us, share our values and invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you can help us build on our reputation for excellent service.