Senior Physiotherapist – South Dublin

Full Time // RathfarnhamSalary: N/A

Description:

Senior Physiotherapist required for a permanent full-time role in South Dublin.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Physiotherapist to play an integral and active role in a committed Multidisciplinary Team to make a significant contribution in the area of physiotherapy.

The Senior Physiotherapist will work with patients with Huntington’s disease, dementia, neuropsychiatric presentations, enduring mental health conditions and emerging physical disabilities.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation of treatment/intervention programmes for clients according to professional standards.
  • Collaboration with patients, family, carers and other staff in goal setting and treatment/intervention planning.
  • Participate in the multi-disciplinary/healthcare team and work in co-operation and collaboration with team members.
  • Maintain comprehensive clinical records of patients assessment, interventions carried out, communications relating to patients/residents.
  • Manage, participate and play a key role in the practice education of student physiotherapists and promote and engage in the teaching/training/support of others as appropriate.

The successful candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Be registered (or in the process of registering) on the Physiotherapist register maintained by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU.
  • Have three to five years full time (or an aggregate of three years) post qualification clinical experience.
  • Hold a degree in Physiotherapy or an equivalent qualification and be eligible for membership with the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists.
  • Have established clinical and management experience in the areas of Mental Health, Older Persons, Frail Elderly and have clinical experience of associated medical conditions and/or in palliative care.
  • Previous experience in a mental health environment and working with Huntington’s patients is an advantage.
  • Have a good knowledge and experience of health, safety and other statutory regulations affecting a healthcare organisation.
  • Excellent people management experience and skills.

Please call Katie Caulfield for more information on 01 482 5451 or forward your CV to Katie.Caulfield@cplhealthcare.com


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JO-1805-408308
Locations:
Rathfarnham
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N/A
Employment type:
Full Time;
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Dementia,Dublin,Mental Health,Permanent,Physiotherapist,Senior,Senior Physiotherapist,South Dublin

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