Physiotherapy Assistant Brain Injury IPU - Northampton
Hours of work 37.5 Monday to Friday
St Andrews is the leading charitable provider of specialist mental health care. We are looking for a physiotherapy assistant to work within the Brain Injury and Care IPU. The post offers experience and development in a unique setting which provides care and therapy for service users with complex neurological conditions like acquired/traumatic brain injury, MND, MS associated with mental health issues and challenging behaviour. The service uses typically present for physiotherapy with a wide range of complex physical, mental, behavioural and psychosocial problems.
This exciting opportunity is for someone who is interested in exercise, physical fitness and working with people who have physical health needs. You will possess excellent communication skills, should enjoy working in close collaboration with a wide range of professionals and be able to work effectively as a member of the multi-disciplinary clinical team.
Applications are invited from people who should demonstrate the following attributes:
- Experience in working in a care setting
- Have a keen interest and experience in physical health and fitness
- Be able to work flexibly
- Excellent communication skills
- Enjoy working with a wide variety of people
- Be a strong team player and able to work with minimal supervision
- Closing Date: 30.04.19
£19892 - £23203 per annum