Physiotherapy Assistant - Women's Low secure, Medium secure and DBT Integrated Practice Units (IPU)Salary £19,892 - £23,203Full Time Band
Physiotherapy Assistant - Women's Low secure, Medium secure and DBT Integrated Practice Units (IPU)
Salary £19,892 - £23,203 Full Time Band 4 Northampton
Our Physiotherapy team is a specialist, friendly and supportive team providing treatment to patients across the Care Pathways in use at St Andrew’s. We are working towards being a world class organisation and physiotherapists provide specialist input and care supporting patients with complex physical and mental health needs who may exhibit challenging behaviour. Your role will be to support the physiotherapists in the delivery of this treatment. "You never know what you'll get; every day is different; but the team always pulls together and shares their strengths." What a member of our team said about working here.
A little bit about you…
You will be someone who exhibits our CARE values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence
An understanding of the importance of exercise
Recent experience working in a care environment.
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work both within a team and independently
Demonstrate patience and understanding and be able to motivate patients to exercise
A little about what you will get from us…
Opportunities to work with Specialist Physiotherapists to develop new skills.
Job satisfaction as you work with patients and see them improve
Monthly PT department team meetings and training.
Protected time for monthly clinical supervision.
Access to internal and external training events.
Regular review of developmental needs and achievement.
Package and Benefits
Sickness policy on par with the NHS
35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service