What you’ll be doing / responsible for :
Providing independent highly skilled physiotherapeutic assessment, treatment and efficient and effective management of caseload under supervision.
Managing patients referred by Consultants, General Practitioners and other Healthcare Professionals with diverse presentations and complex and acute / chronic physical conditions and sports injuries.
Working closely with other members of the Multi-disciplinary Team (MDT) to ensure the highest standards of care.
Using clinical reasoning skills to provide an accurate clinical diagnosis.
Formulating, developing and delivering a specialised individualised treatment programme based upon evidence based practice, manual assessment and appropriate clinical reasoning
Communicating effectively with patients to ensure informed consent for assessment and treatment, good understanding of their conditions and maximise their rehabilitation potential accepting that patients may have barriers to communication e.
g. English as their second language.
What CRG Defence can offer you?
Earn up to £200 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme
Support with Revalidation
Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
£50 signing up bonus if you have previous MoD experience
Assistance with travel and accommodation*
Competitive pay rates
Free mandatory training
What you will need :
Must be eligible to work in the UK.
Must be Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered and be a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (MCSP).
Must have experience working at post-graduate diploma level in the assessment and treatment of muscular-skeletal disorders, sports injuries, orthopaedic conditions, mobilisation and manipulation.
Must have a Degree / Diploma in Physiotherapy.
Must have a minimum of two years post graduate clinical experience in musculoskeletal disorders and have previously held a position as a Specialist Physiotherapist Band 6 or equivalent.
Must have evidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
About CRG Defence :
CRG Defence supplies the MoD with personnel, both in the UK and overseas. It covers 67 grades of healthcare professionals, including Nurses, GPs and Doctors, AHPs, HSS staff and Social Workers.
The majority of the CRG registered staff have Military Medical Centre experience and are DMICP (Defence Medical Information Capability Programme) literate.
This makes CRG Defence one of the largest locum agencies supplying all grades of health and dental staff to the Armed Forces (RAF, Army and Navy).