Locum First Contact Practitioner

Posted 13 May 2021
Salary£24 - £30 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplinePhysiotherapy Jobs, Outpatient physiotherapy

Job description

First Contact Practitioner- London


Job Type: Temporary/Full-Time or Part-Time

Job Starts: ASAP

Maxxima are currently recruiting for an experienced physiotherapist to work as a First Contact Practitioner in London. 

The suitable candidate will: 
  • Be able to assess, diagnose and manage musculoskeletal problems within the allocated 15-minute timeframe.
  • Be able to identify inappropriate referrals which may require medical intervention.
  • Be comfortable working independently, but also communicating as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Have a good understanding of referral pathways and processes.
  • Be able to identify and prescribe self-help exercises and advice where needed; empowering patients to take control of their own recovery.
  • Be able to appropriately document the outcome of assessments using GP clinical recording systems.

The working hours can vary to suit the right candidate and there are full-time and part-time roles available. 

Requirements of this Physiotherapist vacancy
  • A degree (or equivalent) e.g. BSc, MSc or Diploma entry level qualification in physiotherapy
  • HCPC registered
  • Excellent knowledge and relevant experience working as an MSK Physiotherapist
  • Minimum 3 years physiotherapy experience in the UK 
  • FCP experience is preferred 

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?

Why Work With Maxxima?
The minute you register with Maxxima, we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk, you'll realise we know your speciality inside out. Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the best placement.
Maxxima Benefits:
  • Dedicated and experienced consultants
  • Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
  • Exclusive opportunities you won’t find anywhere else
  • Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
  • Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
  • Practical assistance with professional body registration
  • A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
  • Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
  • The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001
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Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.