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Band 6 Rotational Physiotherapist

Job Reference: J223-A-19-0323

Employer:
The London Clinic
Department:
Physiotherapy
Location:
London
Salary:
£38,934 - £44,789

Band 6 Inpatient Physiotherapist
 

We have an exciting opportunity for a band 6 In-patient Physiotherapist to join our Physiotherapy department and provide a comprehensive Physiotherapy service whilst rotating through the inpatient services.

The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospital, and we have been providing exceptional care since 1932. We have 8 premises, where we perform highly complex procedures as well as routine surgery & medicine. 

 

Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, and The Duchess of Devonshire Wing is our award-winning cancer centre, which includes state-of-the-art radiotherapy, chemotherapy suites and 47 dedicated patient bedrooms for Oncology & Haematology patients.

Our Physiotherapy team are present on every clinical floor throughout the hospital and provide a wide range of treatments to patients who are staying at the Clinic, as well as to those who come to us from outpatient treatment.

 

Job Profile:

To provide a comprehensive physiotherapy service whilst rotating through orthopaedics, surgery, intensive care, neurosurgery, Aquatic Therapy, pre-admission and oncology.

  • Job Type:  This is a full-time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week.
  • Salary: The attractive salary for this role is £38,934 - £47,577 per annum.
  • Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 25 day’s annual leave, season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

• To undertake a comprehensive assessment of patients including those with diverse or complex presentations/multiple pathologies; use advanced clinical reasoning skills and manual assessment techniques to provide an accurate diagnosis of their condition.

• Formulate and deliver an individual physiotherapy treatment programme based on a sound knowledge of treatment skills.

• Formulate accurate prognoses and recommend best course of intervention, developing comprehensive discharge plans.

• Assess patient understanding of treatment proposals, gain valid informed consent and have the capacity to work within a legal framework with patients who lack the capacity to consent to treatment.

• To keep accurate, legible records of patient care in line with service guidelines

 

Skills & Experience

• BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

• HCPC registered

• Proven experience and at least 2 years post-graduate experience with a broad spectrum of respiratory, medical and post-surgical patients.

• Experience of quality issues and audit

• Previous participation in on-call and weekend working.

 

We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

Join a supportive and warm working culture, where your contribution is valued, and you can help us deliver our three core values: Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering, which summarise our belief in integrity, compassion and high quality service.





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