Locum Band 6 Rapid Response Physiotherapist South East London
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We have a fantastic opportunity for a locum Physiotherapist to join a leading teaching hospital, based in South East London. They are seeking a qualified Physiotherapist with previous Community experience.
The Physiotherapist will work as a part of the multi-disciplinary Rapid Response team including health and social services colleagues to meet the needs of patients referred to the team, ensuring the highest possible standards of practice. The post holder will be expected to deputise in the absence of the Deputy Managers for the clinical management of the care of patients referred to the team. The Rapid Response Team aims to prevent inappropriate admissions to acute hospital wards, unnecessary Emergency Department attendances from the community and facilitate early discharges from hospital by acting as the gateway to Community Services within the Borough of Bexley. The post holder will conduct specialist Physiotherapy assessments for patients in Emergency Departments, Acute Medical Units and in the community. The team provides an integrated multi professional assessment of health and social care needs. The post holder will assess and lead on recommending admission to intermediate care facilities for rehabilitation or refer to integrated health and social care community services for appropriate intervention, community follow up and case management. The post holder will also provide equipment necessary to maintain clients at home when urgently required following assessment.
•Minimum of two years postgraduate experience
•Previous clinical experience performing a similar role within a Physiotherapy setting
Benefits of Working of IMC
•Highly competitive rates of pay
•3 month (minimum) locum assignment to start as soon as possible
•Full time hours (Monday – Friday)
•The successful candidate will be working within a strong team.
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•Exclusive contracts available
•CPD annual contribution
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