My client's based in central London and is one of the country's leading charitable hospital with exemplary standards of care to patients.
Salary £49,501 pro rata
They are known for their calming and friendly atmosphere, industry leading consultants, private doctors, excellent standards of nursing and private healthcare. My client is currently looking for a Lead Respiratory Physiotherapist ( inpatient medical, post surgical, neuro, outpatient, manage on-call rota ) to cover maternity leave for up to a year. Main job responsibilities are:
*To be responsible for the training and development of the staff working in the team and on the on-call rota.
*To work as an autonomous practitioner, within scope of practice and deliver a quality clinical service; meeting the clinical and strategic needs of the hospital.
*To provide highly specialised assessment and intervention for a varied caseload of respiratory inpatients and outpatients including patients who may have highly complex presentations.
*To support the development of the respiratory service, striving to ensure best practice, maximum efficiency and productivity and cost effectiveness.
*To supervise, initiate and participate in evidence based projects and lead in-service training sessions as required.
*To supervise, initiate and participate in audit and service reviews and evaluations as appropriate.
*To develop and foster productive relationships with key stakeholders e.g. Consultants, GPs, patient groups and other links.
*To supervise, teach and appraise members of the physiotherapy department team as required.
*To develop and promote a positive, dynamic image and culture to both internal and external stakeholders. At all times striving to reflect and encourage the hospital's values.
If this role interests you please contact Luke on 020 7613 7585 / firstname.lastname@example.org