*Bank Orthopedic Physiotherapist*
*Tees Valley Hospital - Ramsay Healthcare*Bank Orthopaedic Physiotherapist An exciting opportunity has arisen at Tees Valley Hospital! We are looking to recruit to the position of *Bank* *Physiotherapist *to join our Physiotherapy team. This role would suit a Physiotherapist keen to develop experience in Orthopaedic Physiotherapy. We can offer regular inpatient bank work on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and/or regular outpatient clinics to suit Monday - Saturday. The post would suit an individual that is independent and flexible and keen to commit to regular bank shifts, enjoys being a team player, is self-motivated and comfortable working autonomously and making decisions.The Physiotherapy team is committed to the delivery and demonstration of high standards of patient care and customer service. At Tees Valley Hospital we treat NHS and private patients. Our team prides itself on being highly motivated, autonomous, flexible, excellent communicators and team-workers. The Physiotherapy team have a commitment to provide high standards of care and customer service to our patients whilst maintaining high levels of patient satisfaction at every contact. *Your duties will include:*
Delivering high quality physiotherapy care in a hospital setting; including the assessment, treatment, planning and development of physiotherapy treatment programmes, progressing and regressing treatment using own clinical knowledge and justificationUse sound rationale to solve problems and treat, sometimes moderately complex, patients within scope of practice without overcomplicating mattersSound ability to use dynamic risk assessment and manual handling skills to ensure patient and environmental safety during treatment plansEffective planning and prioritisation of patients to ensure timely safe discharge from the wardProviding patient education and advice at all stages throughout the patient journey.Manage your own case load in inpatients/outpatients as applicable, time management skills, input sessional charges via computer, book patient appointments and fully utilise own computer diary.To act in a professional manner at all times respecting privacy, dignity and confidentialityHigh regard and implementation of health and safety procedures regarding patients, colleagues and the environment at all times, including infection control proceduresExcellent communication, customer care and customer service skills. A commitment to CPD, mandatory training and e-learningA good standard of IT literacy and willingness learn new information technology as requiredAn active involvement in the day to day running of the department Working effectively and independently as part of the Physiotherapy team and the wider multi-disciplinary team*The ideal candidate MUST have:*
BSc Honours degree in PhysiotherapyBe HCPC and CSP registeredExperience of working as a Physiotherapist in an Orthopaedic and/or MSK outpatient setting.Evidence of CPD
Highly organised and demonstrate the ability to work confidently and effectively both in a team and independently.Have an understanding of the CSP standards of practice and HCPC standards and how they relate to individual practice.*Desirable* - previous experience in the independent sector*In return we offer the successful candidate:*
Competitive pay, dependent on experience and enhancements for working unsocial hours.25 days annual leave plus 8 statutory bank holidaysCompetitive contributory pension schemeOngoing training and development opportunitiesUniform providedFree on-site parkingStaff benefits, including private medical Insurance and life assuranceAll offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Tees Valley Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.If you require any more information then please contact Nicki Aldridge, Physiotherapy Manager on Applications to the post can be made through the Tees Valley Hospital website : our website.hospitals/tees-valley-hospital*The closing date for applications is Thursday 21st April 2022* with interviews scheduled within 7-10 days of receipt of application pending managers review.All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory *Enhanced* Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.(if relevant to the position)The Tees Valley Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.