MSK Physiotherapist

Due to an increasing caseload, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Physiotherapist (part-time) within a leading practice in Consett.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To provide high quality physiotherapy including assessment, treatment and advice to patients with MSK related problems.
To formulate and deliver an individual physiotherapy treatment programme based on a sound knowledge of evidence based practice including; manual techniques, therapeutic handling, patient education, exercise classes, and other alternative options.
To assess and treat own caseload of patients and maintain associated records as an autonomous practitioner with support from senior staff.
To be responsible for maintenance of accurate written and electronic records, involving comprehensive progress and discharge reports, in line with CSP and HCPC standards.
To undertake all necessary verbal and written documentation required for patient care.
To formulate goals/clinical objectives with patients / carers / relatives and other health professionals and continually re-assess patients to evaluate progress and alter treatment programmes accordingly.
To be professionally and legally accountable for all aspects of their work including the management of patients in their care and to seek advice from senior staff as appropriate.

 

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

CSP and HCPC registration
Relevant Physiotherapy degree
Previous MSK Physiotherapy experience

Employed and self employed contracts would be available for this post.
The successful applicant will be required to take part in a comprehensive in service training programme.

Please send your CV and a cover letter to careers@activatephysio.co.uk