2 x Snr. Physiotherapist Positions ( 32hpw / 0.8 FTE)

2 x Snr. Physiotherapist Positions ( 32hpw / 0.8 FTE) (Location: Galway City)

Job Type Full Time

Based in Galway, and rotating between Inpatient Unit (IPU) and Community Palliative Care (CPC), the experienced Snr. Physiotherapists shall ensure the provision of a quality service to patients, from assessment to treatment, in line with best international standards and to enhance (insofar as is possible) the quality of life of the patients attending the Hospice Day Care and Inpatient Unit as well as patients in the Community.


Candidates will:

  • Be a registered with CORU and be eligible for membership of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP).
  • Have at least three years satisfactory post registration experience – experience at Senior level and in Palliative Care an advantage
  • Experience in a Hospital / Hospice setting is desirable
  • Show initiative and work without direct supervision.
  • Work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team and possess a flexible and adaptable approach.
  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills with an awareness / sensitivity toward patient needs
  • Have experience of providing staff supervision / leadership.
  • Have good IT skills
  • Have a proven track record of a can-do approach, positive attitude, ability to prioritise and ability to assess service needs.


Informal enquiries for both positions above can be made by contacting Ms. Mairead Carr, Director of Nursing and Therapy Services by email at [email protected] or Ms. Joan Boult (Therapies Manager) at [email protected]


Galway Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates

Career Level Senior
Education Level Physiotherapy Qualification Recognised By The Physiotherapists Registration Board At CORU
Salary As Per HSE Scales
Apply Before 15 Feb 2024
Location Galway City
Country Ireland
Contact Name Ann Dolan, Director Of HR
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 091-770868
URL https://www.galwayhospice.ie