Physiotherapy Assistant in Hindhead Surrey, Uk at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: Hindhead, Surrey

Pay Rate (£): £10.00 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 017202

 

Voyage Care South is looking for a Band 2 Physiotherapy Assistant to join our small and friendly team. This post will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work alongside our supportive team of experienced therapists and assistants in providing a high quality assessment and intervention service to persons we support across various services. The people we see have a variety of conditions including LD, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, ABI etc., often with complex physical and learning needs. You will work within clinic settings and nursing and residential homes. You might be expected to assist in assessment;, to advocate for PWS on appointments; to deliver individual or group therapy programmes; to educate supporting staff, PWS and their families; to assist with referrals; liaising with external agencies/services; to assist with support plans writing, and to deliver hydrotherapy sessions.

You will need the following:

- Able to work independently, with excellent interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills

- Able to write reports - basic IT skills are essential

- Able to travel between sites - driving licence + own vehicle

Previous experience of working in healthcare and delivering therapies (sport/massage/physio etc.) is highly desirable, not necessary.

 

In Summary:

If you want to play leading role in promoting physical activities for people with complex physical needs and developing theirs new physical abilities and independence a in everyday living, we would like to hear from you!

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list. Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver with own vehicle

Gender: No Specfic Requirement