Band 6 Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Posted 17 August 2021
Salary£22 - £25 per hour
LocationBracknell, Bracknell Forest, England
Job type Temporary
DisciplinePhysiotherapy Jobs, Outpatient physiotherapy

Job description

Job description: Locum Band Physiotherapist - Musculoskeletal


Job Type: Temporary/Full-time 

Job Starts: ASAP

Maxxima are recruiting for a physiotherapist to join a team in oxford. The successful candidate will be required to:

o To be professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of the post-holder’s own work
o To carry out an MSK assessment of the patients as an autonomous practitioner, including those with diverse or complex presentations / multi pathologies, and using clinical reasoning skills, and knowledge of evidence-based practice, determine appropriate care plan, utilising wide range of treatment skills and options
o To interpret and analyse clinical and non-clinical facts to form accurate diagnoses in a wide range of conditions including those with a complex presentation, with occasional guidance from specialist physiotherapists
o To formulate accurate prognoses and recommend best course of intervention, developing comprehensive treatment and discharge plans, based on sound knowledge of evidence-based practice and treatment skills.
o Assess staff for fitness to work and advise on any restrictions/adaptations to their role and/or environment. Communicate with the Occupational Health Team and management concerning advice.
o To evaluate patient progress, reassess and alter / progress the treatment programme as required.
o To assess a patient’s capacity to understand and to gain valid, informed consent for treatment. To work within a legal framework with patients who lack the capacity to consent or refuse treatment.
o To co-ordinate intervention which may include other disciplines; advise and educate patient/carers/relatives/other health professionals
o To maintain accurate written records using POMR system, in line with Professional Standards. To provide comprehensive progress and discharge reports as required by rotation.

Requirements of this Physiotherapist vacancy
  • A degree (or equivalent) e.g. BSc, MSc or Diploma entry level qualification in physiotherapy
  • HCPC registered
  • NHS experience
  • Must have experience of working with patients having long term neurological rehabilitation needs
  • Experience working with stroke patients (desirable)
  • Experience working in community as part of an MDT team (desirable)
If you are interested in this physiotherapy vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the physiotherapy team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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