Physiotherapist

Recruiter
Piers Meadows Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£22 per hour
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

TITLE:

Senior Physiotherapist

DEPARTMENT:

Rapid Response/Integrated Multidisciplinary Teams

LOCATION:

E&N Therapy Hub

PROFESSIONALLY ACCOUNTABLE TO:

Community services manager

CLINICALLY ACCOUNTABLE TO:

Clinical Lead Physiotherapist

BAND:

Band 6

HOURS:

37.5 (Flexible - to include participation in 7 day cover)

Job Purpose

As part of the Integrated Provision the post holder will work in partnership with Rapid Response service and Integrated Multidisciplinary teams to assist in the prevention of inappropriate hospital admission, the facilitation of hospital discharge and the provision of home based treatment in line with the overall objectives of the service.

The post holder will act as an experienced practitioner for physiotherapy within the Adults and Community Division.

The post holder will ensure access to urgent and routine physiotherapy assessment and intervention, provide and monitor treatment programmes required at home and ensure safe discharge or referral onto other services as appropriate. They will work in partnership with patients, caters and other health and social care agencies to promote independence and develop individual plans of care relevant to patient need.

The post holder will be expected to work multi professionally, support other team members’ roles and contribute to the future development of the service professional advice and appropriate training to others in the multi-disciplinary service.

The Provision of physiotherapy services within the Adults and community division in a variety of settings.

Please contact Gemma at Piers Meadows.