Band 6 Physiotherapist post 30 hours per week over 4 days Are you a registered Physiotherapist with a passion for delivering exceptional community based therapy and want to be part of a forward thinking team? Do you want to play a key role to support patients to improve their quality of life and optimise their functions? If the answer is yes we have the job just for you.
We are a dynamic service providing patient-centered rehabilitation to residents of Coventry; age 18 and over. Clinical case load is varied and challenging including; neurological, musculoskeletal, falls, respiratory, multi pathology, complex physical needs; including long term conditions and chronic pain.
You will be able to illustrate and reflect upon complex patient management and demonstrate sound clinical reasoning. You will be able to prioritise your workload and time effectively to support appropriate caseload management and delegation.
You will join our dynamic team of therapists who strive towards supporting holistic recovery and regaining independence supporting admission prevention, hospital discharge and supporting patients within the community. Please note many Trust interviews take place through Microsoft Teams, this can be downloaded either through the App Store or Google Play for use on your phone/tablet.
Main duties of the job For more information on this role please see the attached support information. This will give you a better overview of the job role and requirements.
To be an integral part of the Community Physiotherapy Service
To provide evidenced based specialist Physiotherapy Assessments assessment and appropriate physiotherapy intervention to patients referred to the service
To liaise closely with members of the wider multidisciplinary team as required, facilitating effective caseload management
To have a general knowledge of a variety of conditions including; neurological, orthopaedic, musculoskeletal, care of the elderly, respiratory and falls
To utilise a comprehensive range of evidenced based specialist assessments and treatment to patients in their own home or in a clinic environment
To assist in the quality and activity monitoring systems, to support evaluation of effectiveness of the service
To assist in the maintenance and development of the Community Physiotherapy and Community Physiotherapy Falls Service
The service received an overall rating of Good by the CQC and an Outstanding for care and compassion of which we are rightly proud. We have also been recognised both locally and nationally by receiving awards for the services we provide.
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.
Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services, we see on average around 5,000 patients every day.
Job description Job responsibilities
This post is ideal for you if you want to be part of an organisation that is committed to supporting with your growth and development within your role and beyond. This opportunity will enable you to be part of an innovative therapy team where teamwork and collaborative working are the cornerstone of effective patient centred care and staff development. For more information on this role please see the attached support information. This will give you a better overview of the job role and requirements.
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Grad Dip/BSc Physiotherapy
- HPC Registration
- Evidence of post-graduate education
- Organisational Skills
- Good written communication
- Significant post graduate clinical experience in the United Kingdom with good basic training/post graduate rotations (or within a community/intermediate care setting)
- Evidence of personal development portfolio
- Evidence of working in a multidisciplinary team
- Demonstrates an understanding of clinical governance in relation to Physiotherapy
- Experience of working with patients who have fallen/at risk of falling
- Experience of working in a community environment
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