JustPhysio is recruiting for a Band 5 Physiotherapist to work with our lovely client based in Hertfordshire.
Physiotherapy job Hertfordshire
Band 5 Inpatients - Neuro /Respiratory/ward work & some MSK
Salary - £25,837
JustPhysio is looking for a Band 5 Physiotherapist to work with our client based in Hertfordshire.
As part of the clinical team, you will be required to assess, diagnose and provide high quality individualised treatment programmes for residents
You must have the ability to work in a potentially emotionally challenging environment and have a warm, considerate and empathetic character
You will be required -
.To be competent to provide basic respiratory care, to non tracheostomy, tracheostomy and ventilated patients.
To undertake comprehensive assessment of residents including those with diverse or complex presentations/multi pathologies; use of clinical reasoning skills and manual assessment techniques to provide an accurate diagnosis of their conditions.
Formulate and deliver an individual physiotherapy treatment programme based on knowledge of evidence based practice and treatment options using clinical assessment, reasoning skills and knowledge of treatment skills e.g. Manual physiotherapy techniques and other alternative options
Will recognise own limitations and ask for assistance as appropriate.
Assess mental capacity and gain consent before all interventions.
Use a range of verbal and non-verbal communication tools to communicate effectively with residents to progress rehabilitation and treatment programmes.
When working as a lone practitioner will have telephone support from a senior physiotherapist if required.
Where applicable represent physiotherapy service and/or individual residents at the multi-disciplinary team meetings, case reviews and Ward Round to ensure the delivery of a co- ordinated multidisciplinary service, and integrate physiotherapy treatment into the treatment programme.
To liaise with outside clinical specialist agencies to support best clinical outcomes.
Within individuals scope of practice to be responsible for the safe and competent use of all physiotherapy equipment and resident appliances and aids used by residents.
This position is based within 2 sites, both within walking distance to each other.
You will be working within a Neuro settinng in one location and then respiratory/Neurology/ward work and MSK in the other setting with patients of all ages, mainly adults.
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Band 5 Physiotherapist
If you are interested in this position, please call Alison on 0207 045 3327