Permanent Physiotherapist

Permanent Physiotherapist

Job Title: Permanent Physiotherapist
Location: London
Reference: PTP
Contact Name: Faye Lyons
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 08, 2022 14:54

Job Description

Permanent Physiotherapy Role
Salary £39k

The Hospital based in South West London is a historic institution providing sheltered accommodation and full nursing care where necessary for some 300 retired soldiers, known as In-Pensioners. It ensures Army veterans are provided with the support and comradeship they need in recognition of their service to the Nation and safeguards their historic home for the veterans of tomorrow.

The role holder is expected to lead by example in demonstrating the Hospital Values:

Nurture Belonging – unite through comradeship.
Respect Individuals – listen and act.
Encourage Pride – commit to high standards.
Enjoy Life – make people smile.

All roles within the Hospital have an integral part to play in contributing to the achievement of the Hospital’s Strategy and Vision.

Essential Skills
Recognised leadership skill set
Sound clinical reasoning and treatment planning within your scope of practice.
Provision of skilled patient centered intervention to meet the identified treatment goals and use established outcome measures to measure effectiveness of intervention.
To demonstrate evidence-based practice by implementing current and up to date research, philosophies, equipment and modalities
Maintain documentation in accordance with professional standards of practice and local policy
Ability to engage and motivate pensioners to take part in physiotherapy activities.

Desirable Skills
Hydrotherapy experience

Knowledge and Experience
Experience in working with the elderly
Experience of working with a variety of clinical conditions
Ability to identify unmet needs of the service user and refer on as appropriate to other members of the multi-disciplinary team.
Experienced team manager.