Premiere People Healthcare are urgently seeking Allied Health Professionals for various NHS roles across Northern Ireland. Premiere are currently seeking to recruit Band 6 Physiotherapist for a Belfast based client.
Duration: 3 months initially
Service: Elderly Care Programme - Community discharge programme
About the role
The Community Discharge Model aims to undertake appropriate multi disciplinary assessment at home to determine the individual long term needs instead of this assessment and recommendation taking place in an acute setting.
This model aims to deliver care in a more appropriate setting and improve the experience of individuals who no longer need the care of an acute hospital but are able to manage at home with support or in an interim care home setting.
This post offers a unique opportunity for physiotherapists to assist in shaping the development of this new service by using their skills, knowledge and by working collaboratively with other member of the multi-disciplinary team in order to achieve the best outcomes for their clients. The role of the physiotherapist will be to accept referrals from Hospital based Community discharge team and commence assessment at home/interim setting to provide management plan/intervention and/or signposting onto more specialist community teams.
Crucial to this post will be working closely with the key stakeholders including Unscheduled Care, Reablement/Rehabilitation Services, Community Services, independent/statutory sector and community/voluntary sector.
- Professional qualification (degree or diploma in Physiotherapy)
- Hcpc registration
- 3 years post registration clinical experience working as a physiotherapist to include: a minimum of 12 months clinical experience in a rehabilitation field. Clinical experience to include 2 of the following key areas: Elderly care, respiratory, orthopaedics/fractures; medical/surgical rehabilitation, neurological rehabilitation.
As a leading contracted agency to all Nhs Trust across Northern Ireland we are actively recruiting Physiotherapists for various Nhs positions. Please call a member of our healthcare team for more information 02890720104.
Experience: 0 yrs