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Physiotherapist P/T 12mnth Contract

  • Location:

    Barrow in Furness

  • Sector:

    Occupational Health Physiotherapist , Physiotherapist

  • Job type:

    Fixed Term

  • Salary:

    £32-34K (pro rata) + Excellent Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Ellen Harris

  • Contact email:

    ellen@ohmedical.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01582235500

  • Job ref:

    EH1426

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    Maternity Cover - 12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-17

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

OH Medical are recruiting for an experienced Physiotherapist to join the onsite team of a leading Occupational Health provider at their client site in Barrow-in-Furness in a Part Time 12 month Fixed Term Contract position.

The Remit


As the Physiotherapist you will be supporting the delivery of a first-class Occupational Health Service.

 

Your duties will include:

  • Clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment

  • Classifying presenting clinical MSK disorders into work related categories

  • Providing reports following assessment and at point of discharge to indicate fitness for work and any adjustments to roles required on either short term, long term or permanent basis.

  • Lead onsite exercise classes to rehabilitate MSK injuries

  • DSE Assessments

  • Workplace risk assessments identifying hazards to MSK Health

  • Ergonomic risk assessments with Safety Health & Environment advisors on-site to identify risks to the employees within a specified area

  • Providing the wider OH team with information regarding any work practice or working environment changes that are required on a short or long-term basis

  • Effective rehabilitation of staff with MSK disorders

  • Collection of statistical information for report generation

  • Contribute/run health promotion events

 

 

Skill Requirements

  • HCPC registered Physiotherapist

  • BSc / MSc qualified Physiotherapist

  • Post Grad clinical experience in physiotherapy ideally with an MSK focus

  • Good communication skills written and verbal

  • Ability to manage own workload, self-motivate and identify priorities

  • Good IT literacy IT literate

  • Post graduate training in Manual therapy

  • Experience of delivering Health Education/Promotion and providing fitness for work advice

  • Knowledge of Basic Workplace ergonomics

  • Occupational Health Physiotherapy experience – Highly Desirable

  • Post-graduate training in Occupational Health/Ergonomics – Highly Desirable

  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP) – Highly Desirable

  • Member of Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health & Ergonomics (ACPOHE) – Highly Desirable

 

Salary & Benefits

  • £32-34,000 depending on experience (pro rata)

  • 25 days Annual Leave Plus bank holidays (pro rata)

  • Health Cash Plan

  • Pension

  • Perkbox

 

For more information on this fantastic opportunity and to discuss in confidence please call Ellen, or the Team on 01582 235 500 or email your CV to info@ohmedical.co.uk

OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit agency and permanent Occupational Health staff nationwide