Physiotherapist

Location Swords
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference J356921
Date Published about 2 months ago
Role: Physiotherapist
Location: Swords Co. Dublin
Organisation: Private
Salary: €52,000
Contract: Full Time & Permanent

TTM Healthcare Solutions are currently recruiting a Physiotherapist on behalf of one of Irelands leading nursing home groups in the North Dublin Area. This is a permanent full-time position.

Benefits:
• Competitive Rates of Pay
• Training & Development Opportunities
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Employee Discount and Learning Scheme
• Career Progression
• Subsidised Meals
• Free Garda Vetting
• Free Parking
• Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme
• Annual Loyalty Bonus - based on years of service
• And most importantly, a Rewarding Working Environment

Requirements:
• Hold a recognised professional qualification in physiotherapy - Essential
• Be registered as a physiotherapist with CORU - Essential
• Eligibility to work in the Republic of Ireland - Essential
• Keep abreast with new developments, skills and technology to ensure continuing competence in the job.
• Be legally responsible and accountable.
• Be caring, compassionate and professional at all times.

Management responsibilities:
• Participate in the management of the Physiotherapy service as a member of the Care team in Carechoice in co-operation with the Director of Nursing.
• Create and promote good working relationships with colleagues, residents and family members through open communication.
• Contribute to and participate in staff induction and in-service training programmes including but not limited to Manual Handling and Patient Moving Training.
• Monitor staff Manual Handling practices on an ongoing basis and address any shortfalls in staff practices; report issues to Asst. Director of Nursing or Director of Nursing.
• Actively participate in and promote continuing education and research activities consistent with the position.
• Maintain appropriate records and statistics sufficient for organisational and legal purposes to include work related injuries/incidents. Input data to the computerised resident care system.
• Generate regular reports to senior management team
• Assist in the supervision and education of student and junior physiotherapists and physiotherapy support workers as appropriate.
• Liaise with other healthcare professionals to exchange information about the background and progress of patients, as well as to refer patients who require other medical attention.

If you would like to hear more, please call Damian on 01-5134908 or apply today with an updated CV and cover letter to damian.pilkington@ttmhealthcare.com


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