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Specialist Physiotherapist (AIS) Band 6

Full Time

REF: NWR PHYS 23

Londonderry/Derry, Northern Ireland

Job description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of high quality, efficient and effective physiotherapy services to patients with needs from across the range of rehabilitation subspecialties Adult Neurological, Cardio-respiratory, Care of the Elderly/generic debility Orthopaedics and Oncology. Provision of service will be in an acute hospital inpatient setting.

Essential

Minimum of 18 months post registration experience to include a minimum of 6 months post registration experience in the clinical management of respiratory patients.

Evidence of post registration clinical experience supporting the development of assessment, clinical reasoning and physiotherapeutic intervention and rehabilitation knowledge and skills across the core specialties of respiratory, musculoskeletal and neurology (Paediatric or adult)

Evidence of post graduate training (Formal Course) or CPD (in- service training) relevant to the management of patients with respiratory conditions.

Willing to undertake further specialist training to meet service objectives.

BSc Physiotherapy or equivalent

HCPC Registered Physiotherapist

Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment. This criteria will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by trust which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post.

Be flexible with respect to place and time of work; not precluding 7-day service.

 

Additional Information

Effective communication and interpersonal skills

Effectiveness in A MDT setting

Effective time management and prioritisation skills

Education and supervision of junior physiotherapist and student; evidence of effective staff development, practical teaching and supervisory skills

Knowledge and aptitude for the application of current good practice in physiotherapy care of respiratory patient.

Knowledge of long - term conditions and an aptitude for the application of self-management processes within this field.

Knowledge of clinical risks relevant to the management of acute inpatients.

Knowledge of and an aptitude for the application of methods of evaluating practice.

Job Card

REF

NWR PHYS 23

Start Date:

2021-09-03

Closing Date:

2021-11-30

Contract type:

Full Time

Salary/Package:

To be discussed at interview

Sector:

Temporary Agency Staff

Location:

Londonderry/Derry

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