Senior Physiotherapist

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £32000 - £42000 per annum
Reference 92187
TTM Healthcare are currently recruiting for a Senior Physiotherapist to work for a Private Hospital in London. Our Client is the World’s largest private hospital group, providing award winning acute and complex care.

This Hospital has over four decades of expertise; providing the highest level of care for patients who are looking for the best treatment in key areas of healthcare, including: neurosurgery, spinal surgery, cardiac care, orthopaedics, acute neurological rehabilitation, gynaecology and cancer care.

Their 50-bed Acute Neurological Rehabilitation Unit provides a wide range of complex neurological cases. They also offer the latest cancer and robotic surgery treatments, including electrochemotherapy, HIPEC and the da Vinci Robot. Having the largest neurosciences unit in London, they are able to carry out advanced spinal surgery, intracranial and peripheral nerve surgery as well as pioneering neurosurgery.

Job Description

As a Clinical Physiotherapist, you will carry out accurate physiotherapy assessment, clinical diagnosis and treatment of patients with diverse clinical presentations (predominantly neurological), and complex physical and psychological needs in conjunction with the multidisciplinary team

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week with additional weekend shifts on a rota basis.

 

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Undertake comprehensive assessments of patients, including those with diverse or complex pathology/presentations using appropriate clinical reasoning skills, observation skills and manual assessment skills to provide an accurate physiotherapy diagnosis and understanding of their condition
  • Formulate and implement an individual physiotherapy treatment program based on specialist knowledge of evidence-based practice and treatment options using clinical assessment, appropriate and accurate clinical reasoning, and knowledge of appropriate treatments e.g. physiotherapy techniques, patient education, splinting, exercise classes, hydrotherapy and other alternative options.
  • Provide physiotherapy intervention where there may be barriers to understanding such as foreign language or due to speech/hearing/visual impairment, cognitive/perceptual difficulties
  • Assess patient understanding of treatment proposals, gain valid informed consent and have the capacity to work within a legal framework with patients who lack capacity to consent to treatment
  • Evaluate patient progress, reassess and progress or alter patient treatment programs within the specified timeframes compliant with The Wellington Hospital and physiotherapy service care pathways and guidelines.
  • Develop and implement comprehensive discharge plans in conjunction with other multidisciplinary team members and the discharge coordinator
Skills & Experience
  • HCPC Registration
  • Physiotherapy degree qualification or equivalent
  • Post registration broad clinical experience in neurology, cardiorespiratory including tracheostomy management, musculoskeletal/orthopaedics and general medicine/elderly care with an interest in the field of neurology
Benefits:
  • Competitive salary between £32,000 - £42,118 and will be dependent upon skills and experience.
  • contribution pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Annual salary review
  • 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell.
  • career development with clear career pathways and access to further education.
  • Offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.
To hear more about this role please send your updated CV or call Roisin on 0203 582 6053 to hear more



TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.