Physiotherapist

Kavanagh Place, Liverpool

Physiotherapist
Hours: Permanent, Full time  
Location:
Kavanagh Place – Liverpool
£1000 welcome bonus*

Are you a dynamic and innovative Physiotherapist?

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team at our 40 bedded purpose built home, you will be the site Physiotherapist who will lead the therapy services alongside your Therapy Assistant.

Our service users have a range of complex care needs and you will be involved in developing personal centred care pathways as part of individual rehabilitation for the service users to support them on the journey to regain their independence and build their everyday living skills.

Key Duties:

  • Taking responsibility for a clinical caseload
  • Carrying out assessments and reviews, (including neuro rehabilitation and respiratory care) ensuring that service users receive appropriate treatment
  • Using appropriate communication skills and tools to communicate with service users
  • Monitoring, evaluating and recording patient progress, modifying treatment plans as required
  • Liaising with agencies including GPs, consultants, hospital staff, PCTs and social services
  • Liaising with the nursing team and care staff at the care home.
  • Delegation of therapy to assistant therapist, activities co-ordinators and support workers
  • Attend MDT meetings
  • Be an advocate for therapy for the service user
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive documentation in line with legal requirements
  • Assisting with the training of other health care staff as required

Requirements:

We expect that you will be a qualified physiotherapist with at least 1-year post qualification experience and HCPC registered. 

Experience in tracheostomy, mental health, and neurological care would also be advantageous, ideally from within the private sector however this is not essential and full training is provided via our comprehensive induction and learning platform.  ​

Benefits:

  • 5.6 weeks holiday
  • Outstanding career progression.
  • Comprehensive induction program.
  • Paid DBS
  • Exemplar My First Rewards –  retail discounts and vouchers.
  • Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
  • Pension plan.
  • Refer a friend scheme - Up to £1,500*
  • Free car parking.

 

Exemplar Values

Our Values express what it is like to work in our organisation and our colleagues should make these a part of everything we do:

  • Fun
  • Integrity
  • Responsive
  • Success
  • Teamwork

If you think that this opportunity will provide you with the career path that you are looking for, and you want to join us in making every day better, apply now, video interviews taking place soon?

*terms apply (welcome bonus ends on the closing date, apply before the 23rd April 2021)

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Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC Pin payment for nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.

Lifestyle and retail discounts

Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.

Pension Plan

Pension plan – after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

Paid DBS Check

Paid DBS check – we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.

Referral Bonus

Referral bonus – if you recommend a friend for a care role with us, you’ll both receive £150, and you can refer as many people as you like.

Free RCNi membership

Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish. Find out more.

Pro-rated for part-time colleagues and subject to qualifying conditions.

Click here to download your refer-a-friend claim form and view terms and conditions.