Physiotherapist - East Galway/Midlands

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Publish Date: 
30/07/2020 - 01:00 to 29/08/2020 - 01:00
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Permanent Part Time
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                                               Physiotherapist Staff Grade- Permanent Part-Time – East Galway/Midlands

Healthcare Direct have a highly experienced team of Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists supported by Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Managers. We specialise in providing healthcare services to the public and private sectors as well as Occupational Health services to employees of companies and organisations right across Ireland. We provide patient centred quality care in a wide range of settings including nursing and residential care settings, community hospitals, acute inpatient wards, specialist care centres, private company premises and also private sessions in patients’ homes. As such, we see a broad and diverse range of clinical presentations. 

Due to significant business growth, we are currently looking to employ a Staff Grade Physiotherapist to join our team in East Galway/Midlands, on a part-time basis for up to 24 hours per week in the nursing home environment. As a growing company this is an exciting time within the business with excellent opportunities for those joining us.

Working as a Physiotherapist in our team will involve:

Completing thorough and detailed assessment, using appropriate clinical techniques and equipment
Recording information in line with ISCP guidelines and client local policies and procedures
Delivering evidence based intervention / treatment to all patients, in line with the ISCP 
Providing appropriate advice based on the patient’s medical, social and cultural circumstances
Formulating and delivering individual physiotherapy treatment programmes and group exercise/education programmes using clinical assessment and reasoning skills
Developing treatment plans / goals, assisting and enabling patients to achieve their treatment goals and targets
Maintaining accurate, comprehensive, contemporaneous patient records in line with ISCP standards of practice

The post holder will require the following:

ISCP and CORU Registration
Professional Indemnity Insurance
A broad range of under-graduate clinical experience with Elderly care being desirable but not essential 
Strong written and verbal skills
Will require own transport, clean driver’s license and a Smart Phone

Hours of Work:

Typically 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-17.00 however settings may vary with potential for earlier starts 

Healthcare Direct fully believes in supporting its staff members, and has supported a number of employees through further development courses. The post-holder would benefit from:

Specialist mentoring and support from our dedicated and approachable Clinical Management Team 
Extensive support from the wider Operations Management Team
In-house training to support you in your role with potential career progression in the areas of Occupational Health, inpatient rehab units and inpatient orthopaedic  teams

Please contact Healthcare Direct on 1850-749746 or email