Physiotherapy Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00002534-1
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Voyage Care
  • Website: https://www.voyagecare.com/
  • Location: Taunton Jobs
  • Salary: £13.17 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Physiotherapy Assistant – Norton Fitzwarren - £13.17ph

Typical Shifts are worked on a rota, between the hours of 8.30am till 4.30pm or 9am to 5pm

Join Voyage Care and Feel Valued, we reward your dedication with:
•    Premium overtime rates at an additional £1 per hour (Ts & Cs apply)
•    Wagestream – giving you the flexibility to draw upon up to 40% of your pay, as it is earned.
•    Funded Blue Light Card – hundreds of discounts at high street retailers etc.
•    24/7/365 doctor line for our colleagues and their families
•    Access to cash plans for our colleagues, which also covers their families
•    Enhanced retirement leave
•    Long service awards

Reporting to the Physiotherapist, you will assist in carrying out physical management programmes in line with care plans as directed. Liaising with staff members and other professionals you will also monitor check and carry out audits to ensure the aids, adaptions and equipment used meets health and safety guidelines. You will advocate for the people we support when attending clinics alongside them and you will lead and encourage the support workers to understand their role during physio sessions and promote their learning and understanding to ensure the people we support live as independently as possible.

 With previous experience of working with a similar capacity and working with service users with learning disabilities, you will have a working knowledge of the current legislation, hold a relevant qualification and have a full UK driving licence.

This is an amazing role for someone who is looking to really make a difference to the lives of others, whether that’s helping our colleagues grow in confidence or the people we support gain independence so that they meet their goals.

Why choose us?

We embrace people’s differences and encourage you to Be You, and so long as you’ve got the passion to make someone’s life better, we can give you all the skills and development opportunities you need to build a great career.

We encourage our staff to Grow Together through our excellent training programme, starting at induction and following you through your career, with opportunity for promotion and progression as well as job security in a sector leading organisation.

Don't hesitate to apply today and make a real difference to the lives of the people we're supporting!

All applicants and subsequent job offers will be subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references.