Band 5 Physiotherapist

Location: Newport  |  Newport  |  Wales
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Lauren Bishop
Job Reference: 32185
Salary: £23000 - £28000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Band 5 Physiotherapist – Up to £26,000 PA – Private Hospital – Newport

About the Hospital:

This private Healthcare Hospital provide treatment for individuals from the age of 30, who meet the following criteria:

  • adults with a wide range of neurodegenerative and organic disorders, including complex dementia, Huntington’s and Korsakoff’s syndrome
  • individuals with acquired brain injury, including stroke
  • adults with degenerative neurological conditions and complex physical health needs
  • individuals with degenerative conditions who are inappropriately placed in the Criminal Justice System

About the Role:

  • To provide an effective physiotherapy service that is client centred and which incorporates physiotherapy into a client’s daily activities.
  • Flexible working hours, 37.5 hours per week.
  • Provide specialist assessment and treatment to clients.
  • To act as a specialist resource on the physiotherapy management of individuals taking the lead with multi disciplinary team to provide advice on the physiotherapy care of the individual.
  • Provide advice on a range of complex health needs of this client group to clients, parents, carers, health and social professionals, advocacy services etc.
  • Take clinical direction within the framework of clinical governance.
  • To work with the professional/ Clinical lead physiotherapist, to help lead, co-ordinate, deliver and evaluate the physiotherapy service.
  • To provide clinical supervision and ac as a source of specialist advice for junior physiotherapists.
  • To provide a written report for CPA’s formal reviews and attend M.D team meetings.

Requirements for the Role:

  • HPC registration
  • Diploma/Degree in Physiotherapy
  • Evidence of CPD
  • Driving Licence is desirable