Occupational Health Physiotherapist

  • Job Reference: 00000329-1
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2019
  • Recruiter: TLA Group
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Physiotherapist
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Keeley Chant
  • Email: keeley@thelocumagency.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01277280200

Job Description

TLA Group are looking for a Physiotherapist to join an Occupational Health Physiotherapy Service to clients with the aim of early return to work. The Physiotherapist should be able to use a bio-psychosocial approach for functional assessments and evidence-based treatment. 

Duties- Physiotherapist

  • Provide accurate, detailed and appropriate clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment to clients on a face to face or remote basis.
  • Provide accurate reports to management indicating an employee’s fitness to work and detailing any adjustments with time frames.
  • Identify, assess and advise on any workplace hazards or contributing factors to Musculoskeletal disease.
  • Conduct workplace assessments such as DSE/Vehicle assessments as and when required and provide advice and recommendations as appropriate.

Essential

  • Clinical Physiotherapy Qualification
  • Full Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Evidence of continuing professional development

Desirable

  • Post-graduate training in Occupational Health/Ergonomics
  • Occupational Health Physiotherapy experience
  • Experience of providing functional assessment and fitness for work advice
  • At least 3 years postgraduate clinical experience 

Some evening hours required – until 9pm- Pay will depend on experience.