England, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Up to £33000.00 per annum + Pro Rata
14 Feb 2018
15 Apr 2018
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We are looking for qualified Physiotherapist on a part time basis to work at our client's site in Sunderland. This role is 16 hours per week to be worked across 2 days.

The main purpose of this role is to ensure the effective provision of an Occupational Physiotherapy Service to the Customer.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate clinical assessment diagnosis and treatment
  • Classifying presenting clinical musculoskeletal disorders into reason for onset and work relatedness categories
  • Following individual assessments provide a report to Management indicating an employee's fitness to work and any adjustments to their role which may be required short term, long term or permanently
  • Conduct DSE assessments and provide prophylactic advice
  • Provide recommendations to customer as to what changes/ equipment are required following a DSE assessment
  • Identification of hazards within the work place and assessing the risk of the identified hazards causing or aggravating an individual's musculoskeletal ill health
  • Conduct ergonomic risk assessments with SHE advisors to identify risks to the employees within a specified area
  • Providing other team members with information regarding any work practice or working environment changes that are required on a short or long-term basis
  • Effective rehabilitation of staff with musculoskeletal disorders, whether they be work related or not
  • Complete comprehensive assessment and treatment records using DHC forms
  • Collection of statistical information for report generation
  • Contribute/run health promotion events

Occupational Health | Physiotherapist | Health Care | Nurse | Wellbeing | Health Promotion

Essential Criteria:

  • Full Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Registered with the Health Care Professions Council
  • Formal Clinical Physiotherapy Qualification Member of the UK Health Professions Council (HPC)
  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP)
  • IT literacy
  • Efficient and well organised with the ability to work without supervision
  • Experience of providing Health Education/Promotion, Manual therapy post-graduate and fitness for work advice
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, efficient and well organised

Desirable Criteria:

  • Occupational Health Physiotherapy experience
  • Post-graduate training in Occupational Health/Ergonomics
  • Member of Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health & Ergonomics (ACPOHE)
  • At least 3 years postgraduate clinical experience
  • Previous experience of using online/computerised reporting templates/databases

Additional Salary Information:

25 Days Holiday (Pro Rata), Heath Cash Plan and Perkbox.

About Us:

We are one of the UK's leading providers of occupational health services. Established in 2002 by a group of occupational health professionals, we have experienced strong, steady growth. Our clients include leading names across a wide range of sectors including aviation, construction, engineering, manufacturing, retail, utilities and the emergency services. Our team brings together many of the UK's finest practitioners and teachers in all relevant healthcare disciplines.

Our services are comprehensive. We offer a full portfolio of occupational health services, combining them into bespoke programmes that suit your organisation's people and their needs. We also provide innovative medical care training courses that give personnel the skills they need to handle medical emergencies.

The information you have submitted will be held and used by us in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and all relevant subsequent legislation. This information will be held and processed for the purpose of personnel/payroll administration and statistical and business analysis. We will retain the forms of unsuccessful applicants for 6 months in accordance with current guidance.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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