Senior Physiotherapist in Services For Older People

Senior Physiotherapist in Services For Older People (Location: Marymount University Hospital & Hospice)

Job Type Part Time
Description

Job Title

Senior Physiotherapist in Services for Older People

 

Hours

15 Hours Per Week

 

Grade

Senior Physiotherapist

 

Report to:

The post holder shall report to the Physiotherapist Manager

 

Accountable to:

Director of Nursing & Head of Allied Health

 

 

Statutory Registration, Professional Qualifications, Experience, etc

 

Essential Criteria:

A candidate must, on the latest date for receiving completed applications for the post:

·        Be registered with CORU;

·        Be a member of or eligible for membership of The Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP);

·        Have 3 plus years post qualification experience

·        Demonstrate excellent organisational and communication skills together with evidence of leadership in significant internal or external service development.

 

 

Desirable Criteria

·        Have 12 plus months post qualification experience in Care of The Elderly;

·        Further post graduate qualifications in Care of the Elderly

·        Membership of appropriate clinical interest groups.

·        Experience in neurology/rehabilitation

 

 

 Main Duties & Responsibilities (Job Summery)

The post holder will deliver a high quality physiotherapy service to elderly care patients, as part of a holistic, multidisciplinary team, under the direction of the Physiotherapy Manager. The post-holder will support the Physiotherapy Manager in planning, delivering and evaluating the Physiotherapy service. The post-holder will take a major role in the advanced assessment and treatment of elderly care patients, who may have complex and/or chronic presentations, and will be expected to determine the clinical diagnosis and the physiotherapy treatment indicated, as an autonomous practitioner. The post-holder will act as a physiotherapy lead, within the multidisciplinary team, providing specialist advice to other professionals.

 

 

A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE IN DUE COURSE

 

Salary €54,677 - €64,380
Apply Before 20 Jun 2022
Location Marymount University Hospital & Hospice
Country Ireland
County Cork
Contact Name Audrey Fulignati
Contact Email afulignati@marymount.ie
Contact Phone +353851058037
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