January 7, 2021

Healthcare Direct have a highly experienced team of Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists supported by Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Managers. We specialise in providing healthcare services to the public, non-profit and private sectors as well as Occupational Health services to employees of companies and organisations right across Ireland. We provide patient centred quality care in a wide range of settings including nursing and residential care settings, community hospitals, acute inpatient wards, specialist day-care centres, special schools, private company premises and also private sessions in patients’ homes. As such, we see a broad and diverse range of clinical presentations.

We are currently seeking to employ three Staff Grade Physiotherapists in Dublin, Meath and Kildare to join us providing daily physio interventions to rehab patients as part of the therapy team within a rehab setting (one in each of Dublin, Meath and Kildare). Each role would be for up to 30 hours per week with scope to add additional hours based on client demand. The role would be based in facilities designated for rehab in Dublin, Meath and Kildare. As a growing company this is an exciting time within the private healthcare sector with excellent opportunities for those joining us.

Working as a Physiotherapist in our team will involve:

 –Completing thorough and detailed assessment, using appropriate clinical techniques and equipment

-Recording information in line with ISCP guidelines and client local policies and procedures

-Delivering evidence-based intervention / treatment to all patients, in line with the ISCP

-Providing appropriate advice based on the patient’s medical, social and cultural circumstances

-Formulating and delivering individual physiotherapy treatment programmes and group exercise/education programmes using clinical assessment and reasoning skills

-Developing treatment plans / goals, assisting and enabling patients to achieve their treatment goals and targets

-Maintaining accurate, comprehensive, contemporaneous patient records in line with ISCP standards of practice

The post holder will require the following:

 –ISCP and CORU Registration

-Professional Indemnity Insurance

-A broad range of under-graduate clinical experience

-Strong written and verbal skills

-Smart Phone

Hours of Work:

-Typically 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-17.00 however settings may vary with earlier starts in our hospital settings

Healthcare Direct fully believes in supporting its staff members, and has supported a number of employees through further development courses. The post-holder would benefit from:

-Specialist mentoring and support from our dedicated and approachable Clinical Management Team

-Extensive support from the wider Operations Management Team

-In-house training to support you in your role with potential career progression in the areas of Occupational Health, inpatient rehab units and inpatient orthopaedic teams

Please contact Healthcare Direct on 1850-749746 or email info@healthcaredirect.ie