Physiotherapist (Location: Palmerstown)

Job Type Contract



Applications are invited for the above 12 month specified purpose full time position ( 35 hours per week)


The Organisation:

Stewarts is a voluntary organisation providing comprehensive community based services to people with an intellectual disability. We support people with a wide range of support needs across residential settings, day services, supported independent living, job advocacy and vocational training.

Purpose of the Post: To provide a person centred and quality driven physiotherapy service as part of a multi- disciplinary team to adults who have a primary intellectual disability .This incorporates physiotherapy assessment , planning and implementing  person centred physiotherapy intervention based on the individual needs of the service user. The post holder will work in conjunction with members of the multidisciplinary team and attend team meetings relevant to the service user needs to enhance the quality of life of the Service Users of Stewarts Care.

To be considered for this post applicants must demonstrate the following:


Essential Criteria

  • Hold a Physiotherapy qualification recognised by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU – candidates must state CORU registration number on application, or CORU application number and date of submission if still awaiting registration number in the case of section 91 applicants.
  • All candidates must have three years full time (or equivalent) years’ post-qualification clinical experience in the disability sector
  • 1 year clinical experience working with adults with complex physical and intellectual disabilities.
  • Excellent time management skills and able to work to deadlines.

Desirable Criteria

  • 1 year clinical experience in postural management
  • Evidence of CPD in 24-hour postural management, dynamic splinting and orthotic assessment
  • Evidence of  CPD in area of physical and intellectual disability
  • Evidence of CPD in leadership/mentoring

Salary and qualifications are in accordance with HSE consolidated pay scales €39,534- €57,336 LIS per annum.


Job description is available on our careers page Applications should include a CV and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the essential criteria. Applications will be short-listed based on the information supplied.

Email:  [email protected] or by Post: HR Dept., Stewarts Care Ltd, Palmerstown, Dublin, 20.   


Stewarts Care Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Closing date: 25th November 2022

Stewarts Care Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Career Level Basic Grade
Education Level Physiotherapy Qualification Recognized By CORU
Salary €39,534-€57,336
Apply Before 25 Nov 2022
Location Palmerstown
Country Ireland
Contact Name Tracey McNamara
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 01658135