Senior Neurological Physiotherapist

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£10.00 - £17.50 per hour + Discounted gym membership
16 Aug 2022
13 Sep 2022
Nuffield Health
Part Time

Our therapy team currently have an opportunity for a senior Physiotherapist specialising in neurological rehabilitation . Continue your journey with us whilst we'll support you to be your best.

The opportunity
Nuffield Health is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Physiotherapist to join the team at Leeds Hospital. You will see a wide range of neurological conditions and will play a key role in helping our patients achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.

You will work within a multidisciplinary team including fitness professionals and clinicians to optimise the health of our patients.

We believe in our people and to help you develop your skills and progress your career in Nuffield Health you will be supported by your clinical lead, have protected CPD time, access to a local in-service training program and training events organised by the Nuffield Health Academy including both clinical and leadership courses.

As Nuffield Health continues to grow you can choose to develop your career within clinical roles or by moving into managerial positions. We support and encourage post-graduate education and have formed a partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University which will offer fantastic learning and research opportunities in the future.

The person

To succeed as a senior physiotherapist, you will need to:

*Deliver excellent clinical care that is evidence based, Safe, Effective, Caring, Well-led and responsive to our patient's needs in both out-patient and in-patient settings
*Ensure on-going monitoring of the standard of treatment provided
*Be compliant with all professional, clinical and integrated governance standards and participate in clinical audit and other quality assurance processes

As well as:

  • Recognised advanced practice

  • Specialist, senior level, post-registration experience gained through formal training required to meet registration requirements.

  • Demonstrable specialist experience as a Subject Matter Expert

  • Significant postgraduate experience including extensive musculoskeletal experience

  • CPD portfolio reflecting a wide range of Physiotherapy experience with a focus on neurological conditions

  • Experience of working in the UK healthcare sector

  • Must be physically fit enough to meet the demands of the role

Be able to demonstrate appropriate clinical reasoning skills in relation to:

  • Being able to work independently.

  • Being able to work in both the hospital and community settings safely and independently.

  • Neurological physiotherapy initial assessment skills.

  • Neurological physiotherapy intervention skills.

  • Working with an MDT and completing inter-disciplinary working.

Essential Requirements:

HCPC registered

BSc or MSc in Physiotherapy

At least 2 years experience specialising in neurology related rehabilitation

Salary - Dependent on experience