Staff Grade Physiotherapist in Reablement and Residential Care Kildare & West Dublin – Full time permanent contract

Staff Grade Physiotherapist in Reablement and Residential Care Kildare & West Dublin – Full time permanent contract (Location: Kildare / West Dublin)

Job Type Full Time

Staff Grade Physiotherapist in Reablement & Residential Care 

  • 30 hours per week across Kildare and West Dublin

Healthcare Direct have a highly experienced team of Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists supported by Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Managers. We specialise in providing healthcare services to the public and private sectors as well as Occupational Health services to employees of companies and organisations right across Ireland. We provide patient centred quality care in a wide range of settings including nursing and residential care settings, community hospitals, acute inpatient wards, specialist care centres, private company premises and also private sessions in patients’ homes. As such, we see a broad and diverse range of clinical presentations. 

Due to the development of a new regional reablement project in conjunction with the acute hospitals, we are currently looking to employ a Chartered Physiotherapist to join our team in County Kildare and West Dublin. This role will include 15 hours in a site designated for hospital reablement discharges as well as a number of weekly 3 hour sessions in nursing homes within the area. 

Working as a Chartered Physiotherapist in our team will involve:

·Completing thorough and detailed assessment, using appropriate clinical techniques and equipment

·Recording information in line with ISCP guidelines and client local policies and procedures

·Delivering evidence-based intervention / treatment to all patients, in line with the ISCP 

·Providing appropriate advice based on the patient’s medical, social and cultural circumstances

·Formulating and delivering individual physiotherapy treatment programmes and group exercise/education programmes using clinical assessment and reasoning skills

·Developing treatment plans / goals, assisting and enabling patients to achieve their treatment goals and targets

·Maintaining accurate, comprehensive, contemporaneous patient records in line with ISCP standards of practice

Career Level Clinical Specialist
Education Level Degree
Salary Will Be Advised On Application
Apply Before 24 Sep 2021
Location Kildare / West Dublin
Country Ireland
County Kildare
Contact Name Emer Deasy
Contact Email
Contact Phone 061 474626