Physiotherapist (Weekend Bank)

Physiotherapist (Weekend Bank)

Join our specialised Physiotherapy Team as Weekend Bank Support and learn from our experts to develop your skill set in a award winning highly specialised spine and orthopaedic hospital.

Schoen Clinic Orthopaedic and Spinal Hospital London

Description

Our highly specialised, award-winning spine and orthopaedic hospital (Schoen Clinic London voted Best Private UK Hospital (Acute & Mental) 2019 - Laing Buisson Awards) is looking for exceptional Physiotherapists to join our Phyiotherpist team as Weekend Bank Shift workers. 

As a highly specialised spine and orthopaedic hospital, the successful candidates will be working alongside leading consultants, offering rapid assessment, expert diagnosis and treatment leading to excellent outcomes. 

This role would be ideal for Physiotherapists who have a passion for healthcare and wish to work alongside industry experts. 

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES

  • To be professional, legally responsible, and accountable for all aspects of your own work including the management of patients in your care
  • To ensure a high standard of clinical care to inpatients under your management
  • To undertake comprehensive assessment of patients and to formulate effective, clinical treatment plans in line with Schoen Clinic enhanced recovery pathways
  • To carry out timely assessment and treatment of your caseload and to facilitate safe discharge home or onward referral from the hospital if required
  • To be competent in using a wide variety of assessment techniques and skills
  • To assess patient’s needs for any rehabilitative equipment and aids to improve safety and functionality within their home
  • To teach patients, carers family members, and other agencies on the use of any equipment issued
  • To demonstrate competent therapeutic handling skills requiring dexterity, coordination and palpation skills for accurate assessment, treatment, and handling of patients
  • To be accountable to the Physiotherapy Manager and communicate effective handovers to the weekly orthopaedic team  
  • To maintain and demonstrate your own clinical professional development by keeping up to date with new treatments and research, incorporating them into your work as necessary.

 

Health and Safety

  • To ensure high standards of cleanliness and presentation are maintained at all times
  • To be responsible for the safe use of equipment used within the physiotherapy department, notifying the Physiotherapy Manager of any equipment in need of repair or maintenance, and employing effective use of reporting system already in place
  • To comply with Health and Safety Policies of the hospital at all times to ensure the wellbeing of the post-holder, patients, visitors, and other staff
  • To be aware of Health and Safety issues within the hospital and department, ensuring prompt reporting and recording of any accidents or near-miss (Datix Incident Report System)
  • To comply with organisational and departmental policies and procedures and ensure that patient treatment notes are kept to quality in line with recommendations of the Health and Care Professional Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)

To comply with policies for personal and patient safety and infection control, this includes a requirement for rigorous and consistent compliance with hand hygiene and personal appearance.

 

OUR AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

2020 

  • HOSPITAL GROUP OF YEAR - WINNER
  • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
  • Healthcare Outcomes (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
  • Management Excellence (Schoen Clinic UK)
  • Hospital (Schoen Clinic London)

2019

  • HOSPITAL - WINNER
  • Hospital Group (Schoen Clinic London)
  • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic London)

 

SCHOEN CLINIC CULTURE:

Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values:

Accountable: Taking ownership of the things I say and do

Caring: Treating others as I would like to be treated

Collaborative: Working together to make a winning team

Courageous: Being proud to be different and challenge the norm

Determined: Seeing things through to meet and exceed expectations

 

Please note:

Due to the volumes of applications, we expect to receive, Schoen Clinic Orthopaedic and Spinal Hospital London reserves the right to close the job advert before its assigned closing date if we find the ideal candidate for this position.

Due to the commitment to continuous improvement, it is likely that the post will evolve over time. These duties will be subject to regular review and any amendments will be made in consultation and agreement with the post holder.

Although we endeavour to reply to all applicants interested in opportunities here at Schoen Clinic, due to the large number of applicants we receive, we are not always able to reply directly to unsuccessful candidates. Due to this, if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks of submitting your application, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Locations
Schoen Clinic Orthopaedic and Spinal Hospital London

Type
Weekend Bank Shifts

Category
Physiotherapy

Salary
£32.00 £35.00 per hour

Closing Date
31st March 2022

Skills

  • Degree level qualified (E)
  • HCPC Registered (E)
  • CSP Registered (D)
  • Independent sector experience (D)