King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
Band 3 Senior Physiotherapy Assistant – Orthopaedics
Princess Royal University Hospital, Kent as part of Kings College Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, organised and caring Physiotherapy Assistant for the Princess Royal University Hospital Farnborough. This part-time post is within the Orthopaedic team.
The successful candidate should have experience of working and providing care within a health or social care setting. The role will include direct clinical patient care, working alongside and under the supervision of qualified Physiotherapists. The post holder will also be expected to work independently prioritising their caseload and following treatment plans initiated by Physiotherapists.
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills and enjoy working within a team. Training will be provided within the job and supplemented with department and Multi-disciplinary team training.
There will be a requirement to do some administrative tasks, monitoring of stock and prevention of infection risk through cleaning and maintenance of equipment.
This part-time post is 33 hours a week.
Interviews are likely to be held on 21st August 2018.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Jane Sykes Clinical lead Trauma and Orthopaedics Apply
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