Physiotherapist (Staff Grade)

Physiotherapist (Staff Grade) (Location: Galway Clinic, Doughiska, Galway)

Job Type Contract

This Role Is Available For 6 Months Initially.

Job Purpose: Provide Clinical Care In Physiotherapy Through Assessment, Diagnosis And Treatment Of Patients In Specialist Inpatient Units, Including Intensive Care, Cardio-respiratory, Cardio-thoracic, Surgical-respiratory, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Medical Rehabilitation And Oncology.

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.
  • To Participate In Departmental Continuous Professional Development, Education And Training, Audit And Evidence-based Projects.


The Candidate:

  • Degree/diploma In Physiotherapy (Essential)
  • CORU Registration (Essential)
  • Irish Society Of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) Membership (Desirable)
  • Relevant Post Graduate Courses (Respiratory, Neurosciences, Musculoskeletal) (Desirable)
  • Good Communicator
  • Team Worker
  • Ability To Work Independently


To Apply, Please Refer To The Careers Section Of

Closing Date For Receipt Of Applications: Thursday 26th November 2020 At 1pm


The Galway Clinic Is An Equal Opportunities Employer.

Career Level Basic Grade
Apply Before 26 Nov 2020
Location Galway Clinic, Doughiska, Galway
Country Ireland
County Galway
Contact Name Michelle Sherlock
Contact Email
Contact Phone 091-785716