Physiotherapist - Blackburn

OH Medical
Blackburn, Lancashire
Negotiable + Excellent Benefits Package
14 Feb 2018
14 Mar 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking a qualified Physiotherapist to work at our client’s site in the Blackburn area. This is a part-time position, working 34 hours a week -Monday to Friday. The hours of work will be between 7.30am and 5.30pm.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate clinical assessment diagnosis and treatment
  • Classifying presenting clinical musculoskeletal disorders into reason for onset and work relatedness categories
  • Following individual assessments provide a report to Management indicating an employee’s fitness to work and any adjustments to their role which may be required short term, long term or permanently
  • Conduct DSE assessments and provide prophylactic advice
  • Provide recommendations to customer as to what changes/ equipment are required following a DSE assessment
  • 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 SHE advisors to identify risks to the employees within a specified area
  • Providing other team members 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 musculoskeletal disorders, whether they be work related or not 

Essential Requirements:

  • Full Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Ideally a MSK Physiotherapist 
  • Registered with the Health Care Professions Council
  • Formal Clinical Physiotherapy Qualification Member of the UK Health Professions Council (HPC)
  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP)
  • IT literacy
  • Efficient and well organised with the ability to work without supervision
  • Experience of providing Health Education/Promotion, Manual therapy post-graduate and fitness for work advice
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, efficient and well organised

Please contact James Baron on 01582 228853 to discuss further