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Blatchford is an award winning rehabilitation provider, who are proud to be industry leaders in the market with specialists around the world and the leading supplier of services and products to the NHS.
We are now looking for a qualified Physiotherapist, to bring their enthusiasm and clinical experience, to work as a vital part of our specialist prosthetics team based in Leicester.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Physiotherapist to widen their experience in the highly specialist and challenging area of prosthetics, working with a wide range of patients and as part of a strong multi-disciplinary team, both within the purpose built centre and in the community.
The successful applicant will be passionate about delivering exceptional patient care and will maintain high, professional standards to deliver the best possible service and uphold the reputation of our prestigious brand. They will be decisive and organised, with excellent communication skills and have the ability to be flexible and innovative in their approach. They will work well as part of a team and demonstrate a positive, proactive approach, inspiring and motivating others. They will work with care and integrity, and readily contribute ideas to develop the provision of the service.
The Physiotherapist will use these skills and their professional experience to:
Undertake prosthetic assessment and rehabilitation for all new amputees within Leicestershire and Rutland
Commence exercise therapy and assessment with early walking aids if required after the full initial assessment has been completed
Undertake further prosthetic rehabilitation prior to the patient taking the limb home
Continually review patient progress to agreed timescales
Provide assessment and rehabilitation for existing amputees when required
Onwards referral of patients and liaison with other services if required
This is a fixed term contract for 1 year initially, working 375 hours per week, Monday to Friday. We also welcome applications from candidates who are looking for a part time role or more flexible working arrangements.
We offer a competitive salary package, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in a prosperous and prestigious clinical setting, as part of a growing, forward thinking business. So if this sound like the type environment you would love to be a part of and you are an ambitious clinician, who is looking for a new challenge with an industry leading employer, we want to hear from you!
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