Senior Physiotherapist

Wykewood, Wyke

Senior Physiotherapist
Wykewood, Wyke, BD12 8AA
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: up to £35,000 depending on experience
 
Our new complex needs care home, Wykewood, will open in June 2021, your start date is likely to be May 2021. Wykewood will provide specialist nursing care for adults living with a range of complex and high acuity care needs. 
 
Construction of the home started in March 2020, bringing a £5million investment into the local area.
 
The home will have 40 large bedrooms - each with an en suite wet room - spread over three floors and surrounded by large landscaped gardens around the home. It'll care for 40 adults living with a range of complex needs including mental and physical health conditions. 
 
We are looking for a Senior Physiotherapist to lead the therapy services in Wykewood, alongside the support of the therapy team.  You will support and mentor preceptorship physiotherapists and occupational therapists coming into the Company, providing support and leadership.
 
Your enthusiasm, warmth and compassion is fundamental in helping our service users to feel respected, included and cared for.  Working with our team of specialist nurses and support workers you will be expected to contribute to integrated care planning with the aim of enabling our services users to reach their goals.
 
Key Duties:
Taking responsibility for a clinical caseload
Carrying out assessments and reviews, 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
Working as part of a team
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, ideally from within the private sector however this is not essential and have a HCPC registration. Experience in tracheostomy, mental health, and neurological care would also be advantageous, 
 
Benefits:
25 days’ holiday (plus stats 34 days)
Exemplar rewards – childcare vouchers, retail discounts and vouchers.
Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
Pension plan.
Refer a friend scheme - Up to £1,500*
Free car parking.
Paid DBS - Worth £44
Outstanding career progression.
Comprehensive induction program.
 
Additional info/about Exemplar:
Exemplar provides the highest levels of quality care, and that means care for our staff as well as the people in our community homes. When you join Exemplar, you bring your energy and commitment to delivering the best care possible. Our mission is to make every day better for everyone we care for and work with. 
 
At Exemplar, we enhance the lives of our services users, families and staff by providing everyone with the opportunity to develop, grow and reach their potential - irrespective of health.
 
Exemplars Core Values:
Fun
Integrity
Responsive
Success
Teamwork
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Please call Maria on 07494894587 for an informal chat
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