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Job - Senior 1 Physiotherapist (Acute Rehabilitation Unit)
Location - The Wellington Hospital, London
Contract Type - Permanent, part time at 37.5 hours per week
Salary Range -Competitive dependent upon skills and experience. This position is equivalent to a NHS band 7
As a Senior 1 Physiotherapist at the Wellington Hospital you will carry out accurate physiotherapy assessment, clinical diagnosis and treatment of patients with diverse clinical presentations and complex physical and psychological needs in
conjunction with the interdisciplinary team on the Acute Rehabilitation Unit at The Wellington Hospital.
Reward & recognition – We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.
Duties & Responsibilities
To provide clinical supervision and facilitate the learning and development of Senior 2 staff members and therapy assistants on the rehabilitation unit.
To be responsible for the daily routine on allocated wards in conjunction with interdisciplinary team members and ensure physiotherapy responsibilities are met.
To 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
To participate in weekday and weekend emergency on call and problem solver rotas.
To support the physiotherapy service working flexibly across the working week.
Skills & Experience
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
About The Facility
The Wellington 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.
If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.