JustPhysio are looking for a Band 7 MSK Physiotherapist to work with their client in Kent
Band 7 Physiotherapist
Fulltime, will consider Part -time
Start Beg April
UK Experience essential
Our client in Kent is looking for a Band 7 MSK Physiotherapist to join their team
Our client is a modern, well equipped, successful & rapidly expanding independent therapy practice. Situated close to the entrance of a busy shopping centre with easy access and ample free parking our Centre offers a wide spectrum of therapy services.
The successful candidate will be a motivated and engaging colleague keen to work within an MDT including
Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Podiatrists, Chiropodists, Sports Therapists, Massage Therapists and a Mindfulness & Well-being Therapist. The team is led by a Consultant level Physiotherapist (MMACP) & is supported by an excellent fulltime administration / reception team. The practice retains diagnostic imaging referring rights (MRi, CT, X-ray & Ultra-sound).
You will be responsible for the management of an independent clinical caseload. Responsible for ensuring personal professional development continuation as per governing professional body guidelines. Responsible for the administrative management of involved clinical caseload, medical records & auditing requirements in line with standards of practice. Ensuring the provision of a comprehensive and professional physiotherapy / rehabilitation services for all attending patients.
To provide a high standard of physiotherapy service to patients including advanced and specialised work with musculo-skeletal, orthopaedic & sports injury conditions.
Use clinical reasoning skills to provide specialist support and advice to the physiotherapy team and other centre staff, whilst maintaining a clinical caseload of patients.
To provide a positive caring environment, in which patients can expect a high quality, professional service.
To participate in the department's ongoing audit and appropriate work-related research/ evaluation projects in areas relevant to the clinical field.
Professional and clinical support in the development and implementation of a CPD plan for all physiotherapy and other centre staff.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities
*To perform skilled physiotherapeutic assessment of patients.
*To use clinical reasoning skills to provide an accurate clinical diagnosis.
*Referring to other medical and health care professionals.
*To assess, develop and implement physiotherapy treatment for specialist caseload, and to provide advice in specialist field.
*To formulate, develop and deliver individualised treatment programmes based upon evidence-based practice, manual assessment and appropriate clinical reasoning.
*To communicate effectively with patients to ensure informed consent for assessment and treatment, providing the patient with good understanding of their conditions and maximise their rehabilitation potential. Patients may have a barrier to communication e.g., English as their second language.
*To keep abreast of evidenced based practice in the musculoskeletal and sports injury training area by use of relevant reading, attendance at in service training, external courses and database searches
*To ensure good working knowledge of national and local standards and monitor quality as appropriate
*To have effective communication with all other centre personnel and with external medical personnel from other agencies / units.
*To work as physiotherapist in musculo-skeletal clinics where assessment, treatment recommendations, outcome evaluations and prognoses are developed under the lead of a consultant physiotherapist.
*To support any appropriate research in developing the centres evidence-based practice.
*To manage and prioritise own clinical caseload efficiently and effectively.
*The provision of clinical reports to supply clinical prognoses and comprehensive discharge planning for authorised external requesting entities and / other health professionals
If you interested in this great opportunity, please call me on 0207 045 3327