Bank Physiotherapist
North Downs Hospital

Job reference: 011206

Location: North Downs Hospital

Closing date: 29/10/2021

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Bank

Hours per week: Bank

Bank Physiotherapist - Wards

North Downs Hospital

We are looking to recruit Bank Physiotherapists to join our Physiotherapy team Ramsay Health Care UK, North Downs Hospital.

The Physiotherapy team is committed to the delivery and demonstration of high standards of patient care and customer service. Our team prides itself on being highly motivated, flexible, excellent communicators and team-workers. The Physiotherapy team have a commitment to provide high standards of care and customer service to our patients whilst maintaining high levels of patient satisfaction at every contact. 

Your duties will include:

•    Delivering high quality physiotherapy care in a hospital setting; including the assessment, treatment, planning and development of physiotherapy treatment programmes, progressing treatment using own clinical knowledge and justification

•    Use sound rationale to solve problems and treat, sometimes moderately complex, patients within scope of practice 

•   Sound ability to use dynamic risk assessment and manual handling skills to ensure patient and environmental safety during treatment plans

•    Effective planning and utilisation of assistants, prioritisation of patients to ensure timely safe discharge from the ward

•    To manage your own case load within inpatients time management, and computer diary.

•    To act in a professional manner at all times respecting privacy, dignity and confidentiality

•    Excellent communication, customer care and customer service skills. 

•    A good standard of IT literacy

•    Working effectively and independently as part of the Physiotherapy team and the wider multi-disciplinary team

•    Comply with and continue to maintain compliance with all mandatory training and e learning associated with the role

What you’ll bring with you:

•    BSc Honours degree in Physiotherapy

•    Be HCPC and CSP registered

•    Experience/ evidence of working as a Physiotherapist in an inpatient setting 

•    Evidence of CPD in the assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal/ orthopaedic cases/ basic respiratory skills

•    Highly organised and demonstrate the ability to work confidently both in a team and independently.

•    Have a sound understanding of the CSP standards of practice and HCPC standards and how they relate to individual practice.

•    Desirable – previous experience in the independent sector


•    Uniform provided

•    Free parking

•    Flexible Shift options

•    Subsidised staff meals

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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