Physiotherapist

Activities
Full-Time
Ballyragget, County Kilkenny / Ireland
Salary:  55.000€

Nursing Home Physiotherapist – Multi-Site Role

Salary: €55,000 per annum

Locations:

  • 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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • 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.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From €55,000.00 per year

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift

Ability to Commute:

  • CO. Laois (required)

Work Location: In person

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