Physiotherapist

Recruiter
Piers Meadows Recruitment
Location
Little London
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
19 Sep 2020
Ref
1707963324
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Whipps Cross Hospital

Physiotherapist Band 7

BAND 7 PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Department: Therapies

Post: Senior Physiotherapist (band 7)

Job role: Physiotherapy team lead providing leadership to the 5 acute care of the elderly wards. The postholder will have their own caseload on the acute care of the elderly wards and supervise a team of 2 x band 6 PT, 2 x band 5 PT’s and band 3 & 4 therapy support staff. They will manage the team roster, provide expert support, advice and training to both the physiotherapy team and the wider therapy service and work closely with the Band 7 Occupational Therapist in the same team and the Band 7 Therapists in the Emergency Therapy Team to further develop therapy provision across the Older People’s Services.

Band:7

Start date: September 2020

End date: Ongoing

Working hours: 37.5 hrs/week Monday to Friday needs to be able to work mix of early (8am - 4 pm) late (10 am - 6 pm ) and standard (08:30 - 16;30) shifts.

Necessary skills/experience: recent experience and advanced skills in the assessment /treatment/discharge planning on acute care of the elderly/medical wards (physical health) in a busy hospital, sound respiratory knowledge and skills , excellent MDT working and communication skills and experience in complex discharge planning. Experienced in team management including rosters, the teaching of junior staff and the supervision and appraisal of Physiotherapists (including those in probation) support staff and students.. Previous Quality Improvement experience would be desirable.

PLEASE Contact Alex for further details