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Physiotherapist

Reference

PRI37887

Location

Grafton Manor, Church Lane, Grafton Regis, Northampton, NN12 7SS

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

35,000

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Role Description

Our Physiotherapist role involves:

•           Providing efficient and effective service delivery in line with hospital and Brain Injury Services (BIS) objectives

•           Assessing individual patients and planning and implementing rehabilitation and treatment programmes, taking into account specific needs of the patient and the nature of the environment

•           Implementing rehabilitation services offered to residents through effective systems of documentation and communication

•           Ensuring the high standard of residents’ care is consistently maintained at all times and in accordance with agreed operational policies

•           Attending and contributing physiotherapy assessments both verbally and through written reports to clinical team meetings and CPA reviews

•           Promoting the role of physiotherapy within this specialist clinical area

•           Providing for and safeguarding the wellbeing and interests of all residents, employees and visitors

 

To be successful as Physiotherapist, you’ll need:

 

Qualifications

•           Diploma/Degree in Physiotherapy

•           HCPC registration

•           Driving Licence

Skills/Knowledge

•           An understanding of neurological rehabilitation

•           Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with people

•           A working understanding of Physiotherapy theory and its application to neurobehavioral rehabilitation.

•           Ability to assume responsibility for safe practice

•           High standard of written communication

•           Ability to work effectively within a transdisciplinary team

•           Ability to work within current mental health legislation and understand its implications for physiotherapy practice

•           Ability to accept responsibility commensurate with the post

•           Ability to demonstrate physiotherapy philosophy in practice

•           Evidence of good caseload and time management skills

•           Ability to appropriately delegate

•           Ability to maintain reflective practice and development of Physiotherapy skills

•           Understanding of crisis intervention and prevention

Experience

•           Experience of delivering physiotherapy assessments and treatment programmes

•           Experience of collaborative practice with various members of the team

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Services. Further information can be obtained from www.dbs.gov.uk

Closing Date

26/06/2020