Locum Physiotherapist - MSK - Band 6

  • Location:Worcester
  • Salary: £25.00 p/h
  • Consultant:James Townsend
  • Telephone:07551155255

Description

PHYSIOTHERAPIST SPECIALIST BAND 6

RIG Healthcare are currently seeking a professional Physiotherapist for various roles across the Midlands and UK.

Most roles are full time and the successful candidate will be required to work 830 between 1700 each week.

Some assignments can be extended so please call one of our team to discuss this requirement in more detail or alternatively apply for this job and we will contact you to discuss.

Most roles provide accommodation at a very reasonable rate.

What you’ll be doing:
• Providing independent highly skilled physiotherapeutic assessment, treatment and efficient and effective management of caseload under supervision.
• Formulating, developing and delivering a specialised individualised treatment programme based upon evidence based practice, manual assessment and appropriate clinical reasoning
• Communicating effectively with patients to ensure informed consent for assessment and treatment, good understanding of their conditions and maximise their rehabilitation potential accepting that patients may have barriers to communication e.g. English as their second language.


A. OVERALL JOB DESCRIPTION – SERVICE REQUIREMENTS
1. To provide independent highly skilled physiotherapeutic assessment, treatment and efficient and effective management of caseload under supervision (Band 7 Clinical Specialist or Medical Officer (MO)).

2. To manage patients referred by Consultants, General Practitioners and other Healthcare
Professionals with diverse presentations and complex and acute/chronic physical conditions and sports injuries.

3. To work closely with other members of the Multi-disciplinary Team (MDT) to ensure the highest standards of care.

4. To use clinical reasoning skills to provide an accurate clinical diagnosis.

5. To formulate, develop and deliver a specialised individualised treatment programme based upon evidence based practice, manual assessment and appropriate clinical reasoning

6. To communicate effectively with patients to ensure informed consent for assessment and treatment, good understanding of their conditions and maximise their rehabilitation potential accepting that patients may have barriers to communication e.g. English as their second language.

7. To communicate effectively with all other rehabilitation and Unit personnel and with external medical personnel from other agencies/units.

8. To advise the Medical Officer and/or other rehab clinicians with regard to specialist physiotherapy recommendations.

9. To provide clinical reports to supply clinical prognoses and comprehensive discharge planning for other medical professionals and, where appropriate the military Chain of Command (CoC).

10. To support any relevant audit and research activity.

11. To be responsible for the safe and competent use of all equipment, patient appliances and aids, attaining competence prior to use and including the identification and reporting of work service requirements and repair needs within the department.

12. To ensure the care, maintenance and proper use of materials, equipment and stationary and the accurate administration of any allocated inventories.

13. To maintain high standards of recording, filing and storage of patient and statistical information are achieved and maintained in accordance with local policy and professional standards.

B. STANDARDS TO WHICH A PHYSIOTHERAPIST MUST COMPLY WHEN PROVIDING THE SERVICES

14. Care to be delivered in accordance with the ‘Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics’ of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

15. To maintain a high standard of confidentiality at all times.

16. To adherence to Healthcare Governance policy, ensuring that all service delivery conforms to the standards set.


C. ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
17. Must be Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered.

18. Must be a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (MCSP).

19. Must have experience working at post-graduate diploma level in the assessment and treatment of muscular-skeletal disorders, sports injuries, orthopaedic conditions, mobilisation and manipulation.

20. Must have a Degree/Diploma in Physiotherapy.

21. Must have a minimum of two years post graduate clinical experience in musculoskeletal disorders.

22. Must have previously held a position as a Specialist Physiotherapist Band 6 or equivalent.

23. Must have evidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

D. DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

24. Previous Ministry of Defence (MOD) experience.

25. Recognised training in Acupuncture.

Working with RIG Healthcare means:
• Competitive pay rates
• Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
• Earn up to £300 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme*
• Weekly payments
*Terms and conditions apply
What you will need:
• Must be eligible to work in the UK.
• Must be HCPC Registered and be a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists.
• Must have experience working at post-graduate diploma level in the assessment and treatment of muscular-skeletal disorders, sports injuries, orthopaedic conditions, mobilisation and manipulation.
• Must have a Degree/Diploma in Physiotherapy.
• Must have a minimum of two years post graduate clinical experience in musculoskeletal disorders and have previously held a position as a Specialist Physiotherapist Band 6 or equivalent.About CRG DefenceCRG is an equal opportunities employer. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time.
• • As the Ministry of Defence’s leading supplier and the only provider to manage all temporary healthcare career opportunities, CRG Defence has the unique position of being able to connect you with this unrivalled pool of civilian military jobs. We are the only agency to receive all assignments for medical grades across the UK and Overseas

If you would be interested in this role please contact James Townsend on 07551 155 255 or email me on james.townsend@righealthcare.co.uk

RIG have been operating for over a decade and are recognised for excellence with our clients and candidates alike.

Benefits of working with RIG Healthcare -
Compliance contributions
Dedicated consultant with continuous contact
£150 CPD contributions
Upto £300 referral bonus scheme

If you would be interested in this role please contact James Townsend on 07551 155 255 or email me on james.townsend@righealthcare.co.uk

"James Townsend has been a great agent. I came here with no UK experience and he found me an amazing job within 2 weeks. He checks in often and is always willing and quick to sort out any problems or concerns I have as well as answer any questions I have. The whole RIG team have been so good to me!" CM, Physio

"The best locum physio agency I used in the UK. My agent James Townsend was really prompt at organising roles, communicated effectively and I never felt like I had to chase them (unlike all the other locum agencies!). Would recommend! :)" AC, Physio

"My partner and I had a fantastic experience with Rig. The best of the 3 high profile agencies that we were registered with. Big thanks to James." JS, Physio

"Best of the 3 high profile agencies that my partner and I used. Highly recommend!" AS, Physio

Alternatively, if you have any friends or colleagues looking for work we can pay you upto £300 in referral fees!

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