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Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care. Job in London Care Jobs

Job Type
Full Time
20 Sep 2022
Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care Permanent role Hours: 22.5 London Competitive Salary and great benefits package. We are currently looking for a strong and compassionate Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care. The role based in London at one of the UK s Top Private Hospitals with excellent transport links, over ground train and tube. This role would ideally suit an experienced Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care who can support a physiotherapy service to Hospice Inpatient, Day Services and Community patients. To autonomously manage a complex patient caseload with specialist palliative care needs, demonstrating high level clinical reasoning and communication skills. Duties as a Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care: To work flexibly and be accountable for effective and efficient time management and prioritisation across the Hospice Inpatient Unit, Day Services and Community. To hold clinical responsibility for autonomously managing a complex patien caseload, undertaking appropriate and comprehensive specialist physiotherap assessment and intervention for patients with life limiting conditions. To ensure therapy intervention is individualised and patient Centred, focused towards what is important to the patient and involving the patient s significant with others throughout. To continually monitor and evaluate therapy intervention, modifying as indicated To support patients and their significant others to set realistic goals appropriate to their disease trajectory and to ensure their changing needs are met. To have excellent communication skills and to be able to adapt communication style to the situation, with the ability to communicate sensitive and challenging information effectively and with empathy. To advise on and implement therapeutic interventions aimed at optimising self-management of symptoms, ensuring involvement of the patient, their significant others and the multi-disciplinary team As a Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care, you will have to have: Current registration in adult or general nursing-NMC Pin number BSc (hons) degree in Physiotherapy or diploma or equivalent Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registration for physiotherapy Evidence of post graduate professional development Member of relevant specialist interest group Evidence of additional specialist knowledge acquired through relevant post-graduate physiotherapy training Experience of working across a variety of inpatient and rehab specialties Knowledge and competencies equivalent to demands of the post Evidence of robust clinical reasoning in the autonomous management of complex patients Specialist skills of assessment and treatment of patients with complex conditions Benefits as a Specialist Physiotherapist-Palliative Care: Competitive salary with progressive band structuring On-going development and training 27 days annual leave Generous private healthcare cover Contributory pension schemes including continuation of the NHS pensions Short-term accommodation for new starters Employee Assist Health & Lifestyle programme, Discounts at local, national and online shops Interest free season ticket loans Cycle to work scheme Service excellence awards Please note INSIGNIA RECRUIT are an employment agency and are working on behalf of their client
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  • Job Reference: 717194147-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Employer: Insignia Recruit Ltd
    Insignia Recruit Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: NHS
  • Job Type: Full Time