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Title Physiotherapist (Manton Heights ABI Unit)
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Region Midlands
Salary Competitive
Interview Date
Closing Application Date
Location Manton Heights ABI Unit, Woodlands (Off Manton Lane), Bedford MK41 7LW
Job Information

Manton Heights ABI Unit is a purpose built unit in Bedford, specialising in Neurological rehabilitation. We are on the stroke pathway provider list for two District Hospitals and take people who have an ABI and require therapy specialists for their rehabilitation.
 
We are looking for a neurological Physiotherapist to join our multidisciplinary team, including Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language therapy and Psychology. The therapy team
 
As a senior therapist your role will include:

  • Assessment of ability and needs that lead to the provision of a rehabilitation programme and your own therapy goals in session
  • Devise interventions and treatments that help the individual to move toward or meet their goal
  • Work with the designated individual residents as a keyworker caseload to negotiate goals and measure their progress toward them.
  • To supervise Therapy technicians, provide training for them to meet their competencies, and to be involved in completing their appraisals.
  • To liaise with other external health care professionals as necessary to facilitate provision of equipment for discharge
  • To ensure family members, carers and relatives who are involved with the individual are a part of the ongoing care with good communication and teaching of techniques i.e. in manual handling or transfers
  • To provide education and training to staff as required.
  • Contribute to the development of the Manton Heights ABI Service and the therapy team within it.
  • To participate in CPD and other developmental activities.

You will need to hold:

  • A qualification degree or equivalent in Physiotherapy
  • Have evidence of post graduate training and certification in Neurological rehabilitation and treatment techniques
  • Be registered with HCPC

Contact
 
Email: tina.colleyABI@rchcarehomes.co.uk
Telephone: 01234 213686 (9am-5pm, Monday-Friday)
Mobile: 07775690460

 

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