Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist, EndometriosIs, Permanent Full Time

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist, EndometriosIs, Permanent Full Time (Location: The Rotunda Hospital)

Job Type Full Time

Clinical practice

·         To provide an expert clinical service to the endometriosis, pelvic pain and Women's Health and Continence service.

  • To ensure a high standard of physiotherapy assessment, treatment and management is provided for patients and that professional standards are adhered to.
  • Ensure the privacy and dignity of the patient is respected at all times.
  • Observe patient confidentiality.

·         To undertake other duties within the hospital as specified by the Physiotherapy Manager, including maintaining ward competency level.

·         To put in place evaluating mechanisms by continually auditing and evaluating the service to maximise effectiveness, efficiency and quality.


Education and Continuous Professional Development:

·         Lead, promote and ensure clinical electiveness through performance management, education, audit and research.

·         Collect and analyse data to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment and upholding standards of care through clinical audit and research.

·         Keep abreast of research and practice developments in relevant clinical area's by attending seminars, conferences and post graduate courses.

·         Promote changes in work practices, procedures, techniques or technology having regard to the development of best practice and advanced practice in physiotherapy

·         Communicate with other clinical specialists throughout the country and internationally to further develop clinical excellence and research.

·         Act as a resource to other physiotherapist/colleagues regarding the management of complex cases both within the hospital and at a regional/national level.

·         Contribute to a structured process for education of colleagues, undergraduates and other disciplines in the specialist area.

·         Contribute towards continuing professional development activity programmes within the department.

·         Serve on or advise such committees that may be set up relevant to this clinical specialty.

·         Contribute to the forward planning and development of Gynaecological Clinical Pathways.


Working practice:

·         To be aware of resource management and contribute to business planning and continuous quality improvement related to the physiotherapy department and the specialist area.

·         Maintain comprehensive and accurate patient and activity records in line with national documentation standards

·         Adhere to clinic standards of practice and protocols for written communication with GP's and referral sources.

·         Compile and prepare reports of a legal nature were necessary, based on the documented physiotherapeutic care of the patient.

  • Responsible for daily administrative tasks and overall caseload management for physiotherapy  services.
  • Optimise the use of available resources and demonstrate innovation to sustain and enhance services.
  • Provide information on activity levels and statistics as may be required by the physiotherapy Manager.
  • Comply with department policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  • Establish key working relationships and facilitate regular service and clinical meetings.
  • Comply with all mandatory training and national standards.
  • Undertake other responsibilities as agreed from time to time with the Physiotherapy Manager or other such persons to who he/she may be accountable to.




The above job specification is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all duties involved and consequently, the post holder may be required to perform other duties as appropriate to the post which may be assigned to him/her from time to time and contribute to the development of the post while in office.


Career Level Clinical Specialist
Education Level Registration With CORU
Salary Clinical Specialist Salary Scale
Apply Before 25 Jan 2022
Location The Rotunda Hospital
Country Ireland
County Dublin
Contact Name Cinny Cusack
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 018171786