Advanced Neuro Rehab Physiotherapist Band 7 - Stanford Hall
Military Medical Personnel
PHYSIOTHERAPIST NEURO REHAB ADVANCED PRACTITIONER BAND 7
1 OVERALL JOB DESCRIPTION - SERVICE REQUIREMENTS
1 To work as part of the consultant led team to provide highly specialist assessment and treatment of patient with complex cognitive problems with a range of neurological diagnoses.
2 To provide highly specialist assessment and treatment of complex patients with a range of neurological diagnoses
1 To work autonomously, without direct supervision and be accountable for own professional actions.
3 To be part of the defined specialist neurological clinical team, working without direct supervision and monitoring the service against national guidelines and standards. Plan and coordinate relevant multidisciplinary activities.
4 To provide full support to the Neuro Services Manager in ensuring the provision of a comprehensive, evidence based service.
1 To provide specialist clinical advice and teaching on the education and training programme provided for patients with complex cognitive and physical problems to physiotherapy staff, undergraduate students, other members of the multidisciplinary team, and external agencies/ organisations as requested.
5 To be responsible for planning and prioritising own and departmental workload.
6 To participate in organising and implementing specialist neurological Physiotherapy services.
1 To participate in developing and implementing policies and procedures across the Physiotherapy Neuro rehab service to ensure quality of service provision and evidence based practice. This includes implementation of relevant National standards and guidelines.
7 To work autonomously guided by codes of practice and guidelines.
8 STANDARDS TO WHICH A PHYSIOTHERAPIST MUST COMPLY WHEN PROVIDING THE SERVICES
9 Care to be delivered in accordance with the Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
10 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
11 Must have a Degree or Diploma level in Physiotherapy.
12 Must be registered with Health and Care Professions Council.
13 Must have undertaken post graduate training in neurological rehabilitation.
14 Must have a minimum of three years post graduate experience in neurological rehabilitation.
1 Must have experience of dealing with the emotional and behavioural aspects of illness/injury
15 Must have experience in assessing and treating patients and setting appropriate rehabilitation treatment goals.
16 Must have experience in assessing and treating the following: traumatic brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury and Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
17 D. DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
Previous Ministry of Defence (MOD) experience.