Chartered Physiotherapist

Chartered Physiotherapist (Location: Letterkenny, Co. Donegal)

Job Type Full Time
Description

About Us:

Join a dynamic team at The No Barriers Foundation, where passion meets purpose. As a leading force in driving impactful change, we are committed to creating sustainable health solutions, uplifting and uniting communities to create inclusion and social change. If you're driven by a desire to make a difference and thrive in an innovative environment, we invite you to be a part of our journey.

Job Purpose:

To provide high-quality physiotherapy services to patients, evaluate and implement individualised treatment plans, and collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to achieve optimal patient outcomes. To treat a range of different clients, the majority of which have a neurological diagnosis.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Patient Assessment and Treatment:
  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to determine patients' physical condition, limitations, and functional abilities.
  • Develop and implement individualised treatment plans based on assessment findings, clinical reasoning, and evidence-based practices.
  • Monitor patient progress, adjust treatment interventions as necessary, and evaluate outcomes to ensure effective rehabilitation.
  1. Multidisciplinary Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with physicians, nurses, occupational therapists, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate care and develop integrated treatment plans.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings, case conferences, and consultations to discuss patient progress, goals, and discharge planning.

 

  1. Patient Education & Empowerment
  • Educate patients and their families about their conditions, treatment options, and self-management strategies.
  • Provide guidance on exercises, techniques, and preventive measures to promote recovery, independence, and overall well-being.
  1. Documentation and Reporting:
  •  Maintain accurate and comprehensive clinical records, including assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, and discharge summaries.
  • Prepare timely reports, statistics, or documentation as required by No Barriers Foundation regulatory bodies, or funding agencies.
  1. Professional Development:
  • Stay abreast of current research, best practices, and trends in physiotherapy through continuing education, workshops, seminars, and professional networks.
  • Comply with professional standards, ethical guidelines, and regulatory requirements governing physiotherapy practice.

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Current registration and in good standing with the relevant professional regulatory body, CORU registered and preferably ISCP registered
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Physiotherapy from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 3 years clinical experience as a Chartered Physiotherapist.
  • Post graduate clinical experience in neurological physiotherapy is desirable.
  • Strong clinical assessment, diagnostic, and therapeutic skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and patient-centered care skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Proficiency in using physiotherapy equipment, modalities, and therapeutic techniques.

Personal Attributes:

  • Empathetic and compassionate approach to patient care.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • Adaptability and flexibility in a dynamic healthcare setting.
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and professional growth.
  • Ethical integrity and respect for patient confidentiality.

This position is an excellent way to progress your career, in a supportive, education-driven, fun environment. This position is ideally suited to someone who wants to excel in their profession!

Salary and Benefits:

Salary: 39k and upwards depending on experience and qualifications
Gym Membership
Internal CPD opportunities

 

Closing date: 28/01/2024

Applications (including CV and Cover Letter) by email addressed to Marina: [email protected]

Expected start date: March 2024

Career Level Clinical Specialist
Education Level Bachelor's Or Master's Degree In Physiotherapy From An Accredited Institution.
Salary 39,000 And Upwards Depending On Experience And Qualifications
Apply Before 28 Jan 2024
Location Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Country Ireland
County Donegal
Contact Name Marina Kennedy-Quick
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 083 8855056
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