Basic Grade Physiotherapist Children's Services

Basic Grade Physiotherapist Children's Services (Location: Ballyfermot/ Inchicore/ Chapelizod/ Palmerstown)

Job Type Full Time

We have exciting opportunities for a Basic Grade Physiotherapist to work as part of the Children Network Disability Team (CDNT).

The purpose of this post is to provide a quality, evidence based and family centered physiotherapy service to children and young people (0 – 18 years) with complex needs within an interdisciplinary framework.

The service provides assessment and implementation of physiotherapy intervention and provision of essential equipment, postural management and orthotics as part of community disability network services within a family centered model of care.
This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a new and dynamic team.

Suitably qualified applicants, demonstrating the criteria set out below are invited to apply for the above permanent and fixed term full time position:

BSc or equivalent recognized professional qualification in Physiotherapy approved by CORU

Physiotherapist must maintain annual registration on the Physiotherapy Register maintained by the Physiotherapy Registration Board at CORU. 

Relevant ICT skills.

Excellent communication, interpersonal and team work skills 

Planning and organisational skills and effective time management skills

Have a full clean driving license and access to a car 

Evidence of participation in continued professional development in paediatrics e.g. Bobath,Bayleys training desirable  Experience working in in the area of Intellectual Disabilities and or Disability Services desirable 

Experience in postural management and orthotics desirable

Experience in paediatrics in acute and or community services desirable

Knowledge of Community Healthcare Organisation Governance of Children’s Disability Network Services

Career Level Basic Grade
Education Level BSc Or Equivalent Recognized Professional Qualification In Physiotherapy Approved By CORU
Salary €37,022 - €54,029 Inc LSI Per Annum
Apply Before 02 Jul 2021
Location Ballyfermot/ Inchicore/ Chapelizod/ Palmerstown
Country Ireland
County Dublin
Contact Name Liz Meaney
Contact Email
Contact Phone 01 6518130