Occupational Health Physiotherapist - Portsmouth - Permanent 2 days/week

Location
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary
Salary: £28K - £32K pro rata, 25 Days Holiday, Heath Cash Plan
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Ref
SR-3842
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Job Ref: SR-3842 
Occupational Health Physiotherapist
Location: Portsmouth
Job Type: Permanent Part Time (2 days) 

My client a leading Health Care provider are looking for a qualified Occupational Health Physiotherapist to work at their client’s site in Portsmouth. This is a part-time role, 2 days a week Tuesday and Thursday.  The team will be made up of a Lead Physiotherapist, Senior Physiotherapist and the OH Physiotherapist. The main purpose of this role is to ensure the effective provision of an Occupational Physiotherapy Service to the Customer.
- Provide accurate clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment
- Classifying presenting clinical musculo-skeletal disorders into work relatedness categories
- Provide reports to Management following assessment and at time of discharge indicating employee’s fitness to work and any adjustments to their role that may be required short term, long term or permanently
- Lead onsite exercise classes to rehabilitate employees with musculoskeletal injuries
- Communicate effectively with the wider occupational health team
- Conduct DSE assessments and provide prophylactic advice
- Identification of hazards within the work place and assessing the risk of the identified hazards causing or aggravating an individual’s musculoskeletal ill health
- Conduct ergonomic risk assessments with Safety Health & Environment advisors on-site to identify risks to the employees within a specified area
- Effective rehabilitation of staff with musculoskeletal disorders, whether they be work related or not
The Ideal Candidate Must Be:
- Post-graduate training in Occupational Health/Ergonomics
- Member of Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health & Ergonomics (ACPOHE)
- At least 3 years postgraduate clinical experience
- Previous experience of using online/computerised reporting templates/databases
Salary: £28K - £32K, 25 Days Holiday, Heath Cash Plan