Senior Physiotherapist - St Christopher's

Essential Criteria: Relevant Qualification

Location: Bristol

Contract Type: Part-time, Permanent

Hours: Part Time 16 Hours Per Week

Salary: £25,000 - £27,500 Pro-Rata (£9,984 - £10,999 exact salary)

Senior Physiotherapist - St Christopher's

Position: Senior Physiotherapist

Location: Bristol

Salary: £25,000 - £27,500 Pro-Rata (£9,984 - £10,999 exact salary)

Hours: Part-Time 16 hours per week

We are looking for a motivated and experienced Senior Physiotherapist to join the Multi-Disciplinary Team based at St Christophers School.

The Aurora Group is an innovative provider of education and care, St Christophers supports children and young people aged 5 to 19 years with additional needs. A friendly and experienced team of therapists are based at the school, including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, psychologist and therapy assistants. The therapists, school and care staff work closely together to provide all-round care and support to meet the needs of each pupil. The children attending the school present with a range of conditions and functional abilities, including those on the autistic spectrum and with physical, sensory and complex needs.

The post holder will be responsible for the development and provision of a specialist assessment, treatment and advice for school and care staff to enable the children to develop and reach their full potential.

This post represents an excellent opportunity to work as part of an experienced multi-disciplinary team and specialise in a challenging and rewarding area of complex paediatric neurodisability.

You will need to have:

  • Diploma/Degree in Physiotherapy
  • Current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council
  • Experience working with children with complex needs
  • Knowledge of assessment and intervention approaches for children with complex needs
  • The ability to work closely and effectively with the MDT, parents and others in order to support children.
  • The ability to create, implement and review therapy care plans
  • Knowledge of current intervention policies, practice and national drivers
  • The ability to work autonomously, flexibly and under sometimes challenging conditions
  • Enthusiasm, motivation, imagination and initiative

We are keen to promote collaborative practice and to develop staff within a supportive and friendly environment. Staff benefits include life assurance, pension plan, high street discounts, childcare vouchers, employee assistance programme, paid holiday pro rata, training and development.

How to Apply:

If you think this position is for you then we would like to hear from you.  Click “Apply Online” below or call the HR Team on 0117 973 3301.

Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care.

 

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