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Lead Oncology Physiotherapist

Chelmsford

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Are you an experienced Physiotherapist with a passion for Oncology and delivering first-rate treatment to patients? Then we would love to hear from you.

This opportunity offers a state-of-the-art working environment within a purpose built, brand new facility and is working with our client who are a highly progressive, innovative and fast-growing private healthcare organisation.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the management of and co-ordination of the provision of the Physiotherapy service for all Oncology patients referred.
  • Responsible for ensuring all referred patients undergo a comprehensive initial assessment (including risk assessment) and setting a personalised prescribed course of exercise medicine.
  • Management and supervision of the Physiotherapy Clinic Assistant
  • Work in collaboration with the Centre Leader, and all relevant centre-based staff to ensure a seamless patient pathway and coordination of a patient’s cancer care.
  • Actively contribute to engagement events to promote awareness and understanding of the service.
  • Ensure patients receive the highest level of service in line with company policies and procedures.

About You

    • Minimum of 3 years post graduate experience or equivalent clinical experience at a Band 6 level, predominately working with patients in Oncology. Must have completed rotations in Surgery, Orthopaedics, Medicine and Outpatients.
    • Experience and ability of working in a clinic setting
    • Experience of teaching and supervising less experienced staff.
    • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and use own initiative
    • Motivational Interviewing/ Behaviour Change training
    • Experience of multidisciplinary and interagency working
    • Experience of clinical audit and/or research
    • Evidence of active involvement in service development & contribution to change within the workplace
    • Evidence of advanced clinical reasoning and the management of complex cases
    • Evidence of understanding the skills required for service development and evaluation
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Lauren Wilkinson Managed by Lauren Wilkinson
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East Anglia
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