Physiotherapist - weekend work

Physiotherapist - weekend work (Location: Galway Clinic)


Part time/locum contracts available in the Galway Clinic for weekend work to provide clinical care in physiotherapy through assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients in specialist Inpatient Units, including Intensive Care, Cardiorespiratory, Cardiothoracic, Surgical respiratory, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Medical rehabilitation and Oncology.

 Hours of work available: 14 hours per weekend

 The Role:

  • Assess, analyse and provide a clinical diagnosis for individual patients to determine their need for physiotherapy intervention.
  • Plan with patient to implement, evaluate, treat and progress patient care to maximise their rehabilitation potential within specialist area.
  • Manage caseload of patients effectively and efficiently, ensuring support is sought with complex cases.
  • Maintain patient documentation, records and accurate statistical information to reflect care provided and meet professional standards.
  • Communicate and make recommendations to all relevant disciplines of staff to maximise patient care and promote multidisciplinary working.
  • Work independently to provide physiotherapy weekend care and stand-by weekend care (on a roster basis).
  • Monitor activity and support senior physiotherapists and the physiotherapist manager to prioritise resources to meet service demands.
  • Participate in departmental continuous professional development, education and training, audit and evidence-based projects.
Career Level Other
Education Level See Job Description
Salary Competitive
Apply Before 14 Oct 2023
Location Galway Clinic
Country Ireland
Contact Name Michelle Sherlock
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 091785716