Nursing Home Physiotherapist – Multi-Site Role
Salary: €55,000 per annum
- Droimnín Nursing Home, Stradbally, County Laois
- Brookhaven Nursing Home, Ballyragget, County Kilkenny
About the Role:
We are on the lookout for a resourceful and dedicated Physiotherapist to provide exceptional care at two of our locations: Droimnín Nursing Home and Brookhaven Nursing Home. This is a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in enhancing the lives of our elderly residents across both homes. As a vital member of our team, you will help our residents maintain their independence and enjoy a better quality of life.
- Deliver comprehensive physiotherapy assessments and treatments at both nursing home locations.
- Develop and oversee individualized care plans, targeting mobility, pain relief, and functional autonomy.
- Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams at both sites to ensure cohesive resident care.
- Maintain precise records in line with regulatory requirements.
- Educate our community on preventive care, exercise regimens, and the use of assistive devices.
- Adhere to and stay informed about Irish physiotherapy practice standards and legislation.
- Participate actively in professional development and policy formulation for physiotherapy services.
- Uphold strict confidentiality of residents’ health information per data protection laws.
- Coordinate with external healthcare providers as required.
- Degree in Physiotherapy, with accreditation from a recognized institution.
- Current registration with the ISCP or an equivalent professional body.
- Proven geriatric physiotherapy experience, with a clear understanding of the elderly’s needs.
- Familiarity with the Health and Social Care Professionals Act (CORU) and a commitment to professional development.
- Strong communication skills, with the ability to work effectively within a team.
- Flexibility to meet the changing demands of the nursing home environments.
- Must be a driver with the ability to travel between Droimnín Nursing Home in Stradbally and Brookhaven Nursing Home in Ballyragget.
What We Offer:
- A rewarding role with a significant impact on the well-being of our residents.
- Competitive salary and professional growth opportunities.
- A chance to work within two supportive teams dedicated to high standards of elder care.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: From €55,000.00 per year
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
Ability to Commute:
- CO. Laois (required)
Work Location: In person