Bank Physiotherapist - Outpatients
North Downs Hospital

Job reference: 011129

Location: North Downs Hospital

Closing date: 31/12/2021

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Bank

Hours per week: Bank

Bank Physiotherapist - Out-Patients

​​​​​​​North Downs Hospital

The Physiotherapy Out-Patient Department at North Downs Hospital treats mainly private patients who have been referred by a consultant, GP or self. We are a busy department treating patients post orthopaedic surgery as well as those with acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions. We strive to give our patients excellent treatment and care.

The Role

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with proven skills in the management of complex musculoskeletal disorders, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who can work alone and as part of the team.  You would need to have been practising as a qualified physiotherapist for a minimum of 3 years, with evidence of working in outpatient and orthopaedic environments. The caseload will consist of mostly private patients. We are looking for a driven out-patient physiotherapist who would like to work a few hours a week alongside other work commitments.

Flexible hours to suit service and individual physiotherapist.

Hourly rate dependent on level of experience.

The Main Clinical Duties and Responsibilities are to:

  • Deliver excellent clinical care that is evidence based, safe, effective, caring and responsive to our patient’s needs
  • Ensure on-going monitoring of the standard of treatment provided
  • Be compliant with all professional, clinical and integrated governance standards and participate in clinical audit and other quality assurance processes

Your Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Values:

  • Have a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent
  • Be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council and Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Be confident in treating patients with complex musculoskeletal presentations
  • Have a commitment to the use of evidence-based practice and be able to demonstrate excellent manual therapy skills
  • Have evidence of further professional training and continual professional development, reflecting your desire to develop as a practitioner
  • Be a confident communicator with the ability to engage effectively with patients and other healthcare professionals

Other Requirements:

  • We expect you to be a competent and confident IT user
  • Good organisational skills
  • You will be required to work at least one evening or Saturday morning

Benefits

  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • Subsidised staff restaurant
  • Free uniform

About Us:

North Downs Hospital is one of Surrey's leading private hospitals with an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare treatments and services. Located within the M25, close to the centre of Caterham, the hospital opened in 1974 and currently has 15 bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities and a day case suite.

By investing in advanced medical technology, the hospital offers a wide range of treatments and services. The fully equipped ultra clean air theatre is particularly suitable for orthopaedic procedures offered such as arthroscopy, hip and knee replacements. The day unit is suitable for minor operations and endoscopy.

Treatments at the hospital also include cataract removal, ENT procedures, hernia repair, varicose vein surgery, hysterectomy, prostate surgery and urological procedures.

Ramsay Health Care UK is a well-established global hospital group with over 50 years’ experience. It is well respected within the healthcare industry and is one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in England.

We love people with a positive, “can do” attitude who want to make a difference in their work. "Our employees are Ramsay." The skills and commitment of our employees forms the basis for our success.

“The Ramsay Way” culture recognises that people – staff and doctors – are Ramsay Health Care’s most important asset and this has been key to our ongoing success.

All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ramsay is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.

 

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