JustPhysio are looking for an experienced Inpatient Orthopaedic Physio to work with their client based in London
Band 6 Physiotherapist
Maternity leave - fixed term contract
Salary £35-£40k pro rata
Our client in London are looking for an Inpatient Orthopaedic Physiotherapist to join their team .
As a highly specialised spine and orthopaedic hospital, the successful candidate will be working alongside leading consultants, offering rapid assessment, expert diagnosis and treatment leading to excellent outcomes. They are looking for a high calibre individual who can combine specialised physiotherapy, patient care excellence with strong clinical capabilities to join their London Clinic to cover maternity leave within their Inpatient Physiotherapist team on a fixed term basis.
To meet service user requirements, they are actively recruiting female applicants for this role.
To provide effective and efficient orthopaedic treatment to meet needs of inpatients in line with best practice and our client's enhanced recovery pathways.
*To be professional, legally responsible and accountable for all aspects of your own work including the management of patients in your care
*To ensure a high standard of clinical care to inpatients and outpatients (where appropriate) under your management
*To undertake comprehensive assessment of patients and to formulate effective, clinical treatment plans
*To carry out timely assessment and treatment of your caseload of inpatients and to facilitate safe discharge home or onward referral from the hospital
*To be competent in using a wide variety of assessment techniques and skills
*To assess patients' needs for any rehabilitative equipment and aids to improve safety and functionality within the home
*To be accountable to the Physiotherapy Manager and communicate daily through informal meetings and regular supervision/teaching sessions,
*To accept clinical responsibility for a designated caseload of patients and to organise this effectively and efficiently with regard to clinical priorities and service requirement with the support of the clinical team and Physiotherapy manager
*To participate in the weekend rota system
*To maintain and demonstrate your own clinical professional development by keeping up to date with new treatments and evidence based practice, sharing with others incorporating them into your work as necessary
*To participate in different shift patterns through the week, covering early and late shift's along with the rest of the inpatient team
*To be able to fit and teach patients the use of specific braces and boots required post operative, both on the ward and at clinic calls.
If you are interested in this great opportunity, please call Alison on 0207 045 3327.