Neurological Physiotherapist

Neurological Physiotherapist (Location: Dublin)

Job Type Contract
Description

We Are Looking For An Enthusiastic And Dynamic Neurological Physiotherapist To Join Our Busy Neurological Rehabilitation Team. This Will Initially Be On A Part-time Basis With The Potential Of Being Full Time.  It Is A Very Flexible And Rewarding Position With A Diverse And Challenging Neurological Caseload. This Is A Great Opportunity To Develop Handling Skills, Clinical Reasoning And Management Skills.

Dublin Physiotherapy Clinic Has Been Established For Over 20 Years. We Offer Specialist Neurological And MSK Physiotherapy Services. This Is In Addition To A Facial Paralysis Clinic, Community-based Therapy And Parkinsons Exercise Classes. More Recent Service Development Includes A Specialist Neurological Speech Therapy Clinic.

 

The Role:

  • To Confidently Assess And Manage A Diversity Of Neurological Disorders Including Neurodegenerative Disorders.

 

  • To Provide Hands On Therapy, Exercise Rehabilitation, Education And Support To Persons With Neurological Disorders.

 

  • To Liaise Closely With The In-house Clinical Team, Community Based Teams, Other AHP And Medical Professions.

 

  • To Be A Team Player And Able To Work Independently, With Good Time Management And Organisational Skills.

 

  • To Organise And Run Weekly Parkinsons Classes, Currently On Zoom.

 

  • To Be Actively Involved In CPD, Participate And Lead In-service Training.

 

  • To Travel To Community Based Dwellings And Nursing Homes.

 

  • To Manage Administration Duties I.e. Clinical Notes, Report Writing, Home Programs, Managing Payments.

 

  • To Be Willing To Undertake Relevant External Courses To Further Own Clinical Skills And Integrate Into Service

Essential Job Criteria

Degree/ Diploma In Physiotherapy

ISCP Member And CORU Registered (or CORU In Process- Must Provide Application Number)

Clinical Experience Working In Neurological Rehabilitation

Willing To Participate And Develop The Neurological Rehabilitation Service

Excellent Communication Skills

Friendly, Motivated With Good Work Ethic

Participation In Post Graduate Education

Must Want To Work In Private Setting (PAYE Position)

Must Be A Car Owner And Prepared To Work In Community Setting And Clinic

 

Desirable:

Experience With Bobath Concept Or Willing To Undertake Relevant Training

Experience In The Private Sector

 

What We Offer:

Excellent Working Environment With Opportunity To Develop Clinical And Managerial Skills

Work With Experienced And Supportive Neurological And MSK Clinicians

In-house Training And Opportunity To Develop Teaching Skills

Use Of The State Of Art Gymnasium

Financial Support For External Courses If Applicable 

 

To Apply For This Post Please Email Your CV And Covering Letter To grainnemckeown@dublinphysio.ie. Your Application Should Provide Clear Evidence And Examples Demonstrating Where You Meet The Criteria For The Post.

Job Start Date: Immediate

Closing Date:

 

Key Words: Neuro Neurological Physiotherapist, Rehab, Rehabilitation

Career Level Not Specified
Education Level Degree / Diploma Physiotherapy
Salary Paye
Apply Before 20 Jan 2021
Location Dublin
Country Ireland
County Dublin
Contact Name Grainne Mckeown
Contact Email grainnemckeown@dublinphysio.ie
Contact Phone 0868283943
URL www.dublinphysio.ie
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